What are the chances of getting rid of upper respiratory cat allergies with allergy shots?

Pretty good. Allergy vaccine therapy is 80% effective. So like most medications it works and is effective in the vast majority of patients. Obviously there are some patients who do not tolerate allergy vaccine therapy or it is not effective for them.

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Antihistamines, nose sprays, and completing allergy shots are not getting rid of my allergic shiners. Need advice.?

? Food allergies. Allergic shiners are commonly caused by food allergies. All the drugs & shots in the world won't help if you are eating foods you are allergic to. Standard allergy tests won't reliably detect. Try an elimination diet- avoid all dairy, gluten, eggs, corn, soy & almonds for 10 days, then add back one at a time. See http://www.Whfoods.Com/genpage.Php?Tname=diet&dbid=7. Read more...
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How likely am I to get rid of bad cat allergies with allergy shots?

95% The efficacy of cat dander serum is very high and is about 95% if the therapeutic dose is achieved. Consult a board certified allergist, i highly recommend it the treatment. Read more...
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