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What Is Class 3 Allergy
Moderate RAST result: Dr. Shulan is correct: type 3 immune reactions involve igg & antigen. "class 3 allergy" may also refer to rast, a blood test for detecting ige against antigen. For convenience labs define from 5 to 7 levels. Class 2 is often borderline & class 3 low positive. But positive is positive. There is little significant difference between class 3 & class 6. Photo: dr & dr ishizaka, discoverers of ige. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
History is more imp: Not really sure what is meant by this. For food allergy the most important aspect in making this diagnosis is the patient history and what type of reaction occurered. Then food allergy skin test or blood test are done to confirm the history. The level of positivity on these tests are not really predictive of the type of reaction one could have. ...Read more
Cardiomega 3 allergy: Cardiomega 3 comes from Seal oil & is a source of Omega -3 fatty acids. I was not able to find literature that I considered trust worthy to obtain more information about possible allergic or adverse effects from this particular brand product. It is considered a supplement. ...Read more
Glynase allergy: Allergic too it.See drug insert.Get a more detailed answer ›
Antabuse Allergy: Disulfiram (Antabuse) is used as a treatment for chronic alcohol addiction. It causes one to be very sensitive to alcohol. When alcohol is ingested it can cause mild to extreme side effects such as: flushing, nausea, vomiting, headache, shortness of breath, visual problems, confusion, fainting & even death. Allergic reactions: swelling of tongue, throat, lips, mouth, face, difficulty breathing. ...Read more
More Details: There are lots of different allergy medications out there so I will need more information to provide further guidance. Are you referring to antihistamines, nasal steroid sprays, allergy shots? There is no "best" or "strongest" allergy medications because each patient is so different. Different medications or combinations of medications might be required to get you feeling better. See an Allergist. ...Read more
EryPed allergy: EryPed (erythromycin ethyl succinate) is an antibiotic medication. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: https://www.drugs.com/sfx/eryped-side-effects.html ...Read more
A batch of tests: A food allergy profile could refer to a panel of skin tests placed on the arm or back or a panel of blood tests. Blood tests are generally more expensive and less reliable than skin tests. Skin tests also give immediate answers whereas blood tests require days for the results to come back. ...Read more
Campath allergy: Campath (alemtuzumab) is a medication used in the treatment of B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: http://www.rxlist.com/campath-drug.htm ...Read more
AVandaryl allergy: allergic to it.Get a more detailed answer ›
Does a class 3 allergy require an epi pen? My daughter just got diagnosed with a class 3 peanut allergy.
Need epipen (epinephrine): Numbers do not always correlate well with severity of eventual reaction, so I wouldn't say she's safe because it's only a level 3. For something like possible peanut allergy, I'd discuss/consult with an allergist because this situation could be life or death ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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