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Can you be allergic to naloxone?

Can you be allergic to naloxone?

It is possible: It is possible to be allergic to any medication. A medication has other ingredients, such as stabilizers, preservatives, pH buffers, etc..., and a person may be allergic to one of the other ingredients. Also, a person can be ok with the drug, but react to a breakdown product of the drug, or react to a "bound" combination of the drug+substance (the substance may be from the person's own body). ...Read more

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Dr. Colin Feeney
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Naloxone (Definition)

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Can you be allergic to tequila?

Can you be allergic to tequila?

Unlikely, happily: Tequila & mezcal is a distilled spirit - like vodka and gin. The distillation process removes virtually all impurities - especially proteins that trigger allergy. So whatever adverse effect you are experiencing with drinking tequila are not allergic. You could however be allergic to something you are eating or drinking at the same time - like the avocado in the guacamole. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to sperm?

Can you be allergic to sperm?

Sperm allergy: Absolutely. Allergic reactions during intercourse are well described whether from sperm, spermicide or latex condoms. While vaginal and perivaginal itching is a frequent complaint, there have been reports of anaphylaxis. Successful treatment can consist of use of various barrier devices like condoms, pretreatment with various topical meds and/or immunotherapy with the allergenic sperm protein. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to phytosterols?

Can you be allergic to phytosterols?

Yes: You can be allergic to any thing ( protein base) at any age now a days cross reaction is playing a role , so is hormone changes. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to antibiotics?

Can you be allergic to antibiotics?

Yes: It is possible to be allergic to antibiotics. The most common antibiotic allergies are to penicillin like medications and sulfa based antibiotics. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to beer?

Can you be allergic to beer?

Yes: Most cases of beer allergy reported so far have been associated with hypersensitivity to the non-specific lipid transfer protein (ltp). Some ingredients that could trigger allergy to beer include: brewer's yeast, wheat, and barley/malt. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to apples?

Can you be allergic to apples?

Yes.: But it is more common to have a problem only with raw apple, particularly the peeling, due to oral allergy syndrome. This is caused by an allergy to birch tree pollen. Some of the proteins in the apple peel are similar enough to birch tree pollen proteins to cause a "cross reaction." usually this causes only mouth and throat symptoms. Talk to your allergist for more info. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to beeswax?

Can you be allergic to beeswax?

Yes, contact allergy: Bees wax can cause contact allergy, usually due to a component named propolis or bee glue. Propolis is derived from tree resins and contains known contact allergens (allergy causing substances) such as cinnamic acid, vanillin, components of balsam of peru. Patch tesing by a dermatologist would clarify which allergens are involved and what to avoid in the future. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to vitamin?

Can you be allergic to vitamin?

No: But, you can be allergic to a dye that is used in the preparation of a given vitamin. ...Read more

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Can anyone be allergic to epinephrine?

Can anyone be allergic to epinephrine?

No: Although some people can get shaking and a pounding heart- however this is just what its mechanism of action is when the dose is high enough. ...Read more

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Can you be suddenly allergic to aspirin?

Can you be suddenly allergic to aspirin?

Aspirin allergy: Allergic reactions to foods & medicines can develop "suddenly" without warning, even if the particular substance has been consumed before without any difficulty. Aspirin allergy can begin unexpectedly but it is also important to rule out another kind of adverse drug reaction such as a predictable side effect or an idiosyncratic response; these reactions can occur inadvertently and not every time. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to salt?

Can you be allergic to salt?

No: No, salt exists as part of our normal body chemistry so you can't be allergic to it. However, depending on how the salt is processed, you might be sensitive (not allergic) to one of the chemicals used in production. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to concrete?

Can you be allergic to concrete?

Yes: The components and chemicals in concrete are very irritating as well as allergenic. Most often it is allergic contact dermatitis. You need to be patch tested by an allergist or dermatologist to truly determine what components you might be reacting to in the concrete. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to earrings?

Can you be allergic to earrings?

As a concept?: Fashion aside, yes you can be allergic to some of the less expensive metals used. Look for posts made from surgical/stainless steel, silver or gold. Avoid nickel, as the most common cheaper metal used that is notorious for allergy / sensitivity reactions. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to chocolate?

Can you be allergic to chocolate?

That would be sad: I have not personally heard of, nor read about chocolate allergy. Some might be allergic to added ingredients such as nuts, fruits or milk products. But the chocolate itself is quite non-allergenic. ...Read more

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Dr. Ionel Rad
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