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What In Adhesive Tape And Glue Makes Some People Allergic To It
Latex: Many adhesives contain latex. Allergic antibodies (ige) can be formed to latex. Testing with a blood test may identify these antibodies however; false negative reactions are fairly common. (testing may fail to identify this problem accurrately) . There have been reports of severe allergic reactions to latex and if you are latex allergic, report this to all healthcare providers, including dentists. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a procedure friday and today is the day i can remove the dressing. I am allergic to adhesive. What's the most painless way to remove the tape?
Fast and furious: Try icing the area first then pull it off as fast as you can or ask someone else to do it for you. ...Read more
Will using adhesive/tape on scalp to attach hair wig, affect success of hair transplantation in that same area, in future?
Non latex bandages cause raised/red skin and lasts for a while after taking off. Can i be allergic to the adhesive or something else?
I had a pap smear at 1 pm today and since I have been itching and burning, with swelling inside. I'm allergic to adhesive but that's it.
Latex allergy: The doctor should always do a bimanual exam when you have your annual, so if the gloves were made of latex and you are allergic to adhesives, you could have a latex allergy. You can use cool compresses and oral antihistamines like Cetirizine or fexfenadine or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for the itching and swelling, and or soak in a warm bath (not too hot). See an allergist for definitive diagnosis and advice. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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