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Sea Omega Allergy Signs
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
Is it common to have skin reaction to certain supplements? Using Nordic Naturals brand of omegas and think causing skin allergy how2 know 4sure?
Stop taking them: The only way to tell is to stop taking the supplement for at least 2 weeks. If the skin reaction subsided, that'd be the clue. If you want to be double-sure, try the supplement again to see if the skin reaction returns. ...Read more
Fish allergy looking for a reliable source of Omega-3 and/or a safe brand to take. Afraid to a reaction to an unreliable brand.
Omega 3: Try a non fish source.What indication are you relying on as there is no data to support such supplementation in healthy adults ...Read more
Hi,My father has severe allergies eating seafood especially fish.Should he take omega 3 fatty acid as a supplement or would that also trigger allergy.
I never had allergies before, however, as i grew up, i started to get allergic reactions against sea food such a raw shrimp, is this normal?
Possible: Though i would hesitate to say normal, I do believe that you can develop a sensitivity to a given substance (allergen) over a period of time such that the first few times that you are exposed to the substance nothing happens but one day your immune system has the right cues to recognize it as a foreign substance and will try to eliminate it by mounting an allergic response. Histamine releases etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How it works: You develop allergies to the protein of a specific product. The protein triggering a shellfish allergy, peanut allergy, bee sting allergy, etc. are all specific to their origin & sensitivity. Sea salt is just a form of the inert, non-protein material composed of sodium and chloride molecules. It does not have potential to trigger an allergic response. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I don't eat any kind of sea food (fish, ...)what should I take to compense my body' needs like omega 3 or vitamins ? And is that necessary for brain ?
Omega 3 fats: Omega 3 fats are essential for humans because we cannot make them -- they must come from our diets or supplements. They are highly concentrated in brain, and needed for its optimal function . You can take fish oil supplements -- at least 1-2 grams/day of epa and 500mg/day of dha (major omega 3 components in fish oil). There are also plant-based forms. http://tinyurl.com/ne78c3l. ...Read more
Can I do a test for omega 3 in my body , i mean in blood test. And how much wants the fish oil to compense my needs if i don't eat any sea food ?
Nasal, eye, skin: Children will exhibit sneezing, itchy nose/eye, stuffy nose or cough with close exposures with pets. If licked by a cat or dog and allergy is present, a rash could develop at that site. The allergies could manifest as asthma with cough, wheezing or difficulty breathing. Typically a pattern will be seen, but if it is an indoor pet, the symptoms may be continuous. ...Read more
Maybe: Facial flushing may occur on consuming food one may be allergic to. Consuming food that immune system considers to be harmful, it fights off the foreign substance. As a result, cutaneous mast cells release histamines into the blood. This causes skin response and other allergy symptoms. Facial flushing might develop due to the release of histamines into the blood. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you be resistant to spectrum b lactamae antibiotics and allergic? If resistant can that be sign of allergy?
Hi today I got my tetanus shot what are the 2018 side effects of the shot and whats signs you have a allergy to it?
Tetanus shot : A sore arm is the expected side effect. Any allergic to reaction would have occurred by now such as rash and difficult breathing and GI symptoms ...Read more
What is it when you get shard pain above temple on off for ten minutes at a time is it a sign of something bad? I have TMJ and allergies...
From mushroom allergy I have got signs of anaphylaxis, which is going away. I prefer not to use any medical intervention. Will it heal by itself?
What are the signs of having an allergy to albuterol? I went in the hospital and started that and I've coughed ever since. Is it an allergy?
No: It may mean that your airways are finally opening up allowing the mucus to be coughed up. But if the problem continues. be sure to contact your doctor since this may also mean that your asthma is getting worse. Usually asthma exacerbation requires a controller drug (inhaled /oral steroid)- using albuterol alone may actually worsen the asthma. ...Read more