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Allergy Hives Treatment
Can like to know if there any available treatment for hives that was due to allergy of hepetites vaccine.?
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
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
I am suffering from skin alergy known as pressure urticaria for the last 10 years. Any treatments?
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
Is there a cure for chronic hives and angioderma? Have been suffering from chronics hives for almost 4 years now and no medicines are giving me a permenant relieve. My allergist hasnt done an allergy test to find out if I have a serve allergy to any certa
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer