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Can like to know if there any available treatment for hives that was due to allergy of hepetites vaccine.?

Can like to know if there any available treatment for hives that was due to allergy of hepetites vaccine.?

Antihistamines...: ...As with any hives. It's very unusual to have vaccine-related hives, though - i've seen one case in 25 years as a pediatrician, and most physicians never see it in their entire careers. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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4 years old child gets hives rashes after fever took 4 months treatment which includes anti allergy medications (montilukast, ketotifen, avil) ?

4 years old child gets hives rashes after fever  took 4 months treatment which includes anti allergy medications (montilukast, ketotifen, avil) ?

Common: It is very common for children to get hives with viral infections. Most important is making child comfortable with antihistamines like Benadryl, (diphenhydramine) Zyrtec or Allegra. If hives lasting longer than 6 weeks, this is considered chronic hives and usually a specific cause is not found. Please see allergist if hives persists despite child not having a viral infection and longer than 6 weeks ...Read more

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I am suffering from skin alergy known as pressure urticaria for the last 10 years. Any treatments?

I am suffering from skin alergy known as pressure urticaria for the last 10 years. Any treatments?

I find that....: Doxepin, 25-50 mg, at night (the most potent h1 & h2 blocker known) given with generic singulair (montelukast) (10) /day helps most patients! ...Read more

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I just took decdrone injection as I was getting a lot of allergy.. I took kestine for 6 days 10 mg ..no cure allery lime hives were getting worse.. I was eati g meet alot as it was eid festival..no I am also taking meds.for.bodybuilding like pre supps and

I just took decdrone injection as I was getting a lot of allergy.. I took kestine for 6 days 10 mg ..no cure allery lime hives were getting worse.. I was eati g meet alot as it was eid festival..no I am also taking meds.for.bodybuilding like pre supps and

? acute urticaria: Due to food allergy or just idiopathic, you need to see your doctor or an allergist, as you might need more steroids/antihistamines, besides you need to revise with your doctor all the medicines/supplements you are on, drug-drug interaction, or drug-food interaction can cause what you have, be careful while on multiple medications/supplements, goodluck ...Read more

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How can I treat(cure) heat allergies (cholinergic urticaria)?

How can I treat(cure) heat allergies (cholinergic urticaria)?

Antihistamines: Cholinergic urticaria (hives) is caused by increase in core body temperature with triggers like exercise with sweating, strong emotions, and bathing in hot water. Identify and avoid known triggers, avoid bathing in hot water and performing strenuous exercise during hot weather. Can take non-sedating antihistamines 1-2 times daily. Allergist can perform methacholine challenge in office to confirm. ...Read more

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How to cure hives caused by a fish alllergy? Allergic to some fish

How to cure hives caused by a fish alllergy? Allergic to some fish

Important : Important to find out the type of fish first, making sure to differentiate a bony fish from a crustacean .Once that is figured out a blood or skin test is available to help determine what you are allergic to.This can be performed in an allergists office. ...Read more

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What is a good way to cure hive allergies?

What is a good way to cure hive allergies?

See an allergist: or a dermatologist , check aaaai.org or acaai.org for an allergist/immunologist in your area, goodluck ...Read more

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Hives from down allergy?

Hives from down allergy?

Antihistamine: I woul recommend use of an antihistamine such as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or zyrtec otc to help relieve the itching usually associated with hives and the rash. Avoiding future contact to prevent them in the future. ...Read more

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Best treatment for hives?

Hives: If you are looking for a medicine to start while waiting to follow up with an allergist or dermatologist, i prefer zyrtec 10 mg at night otherwise known as cetirizine. Bjs and costco have good pricing. If they lead to swelling or facial/throat symptoms, you should see your physician immediately. ...Read more

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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Hives (Definition)

Also known as urticaria, hives are an outbreak of red bumps or wheals that appear quickly after exposure to certain allergens (foods, medications, other substances). Hives vary in size, are itchy, can burn, and can last for up to ...Read more