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Hypersensitivity reaction

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Treatments for Hypersensitivity reaction

  • Treatment of a hypersensitivity reaction is dependant upon the type and severity of allergic symptoms. Treatments for Type 1 hypersensitivity include:
    • Allergen avoidance and minimisation of exposure - including dietary management in food allergies, minimisation of dust mites with strategies in the home environment.
    • Antihistamines - Useful for allergic rhinitis and some allergy mediated skin conditions. Not helpful in asthma except for mild seasonal asthma where allergy may be a precipitant.
    • Nasal sprays - including topical steroids and antiinflammatories used for allergic rhinitis
    • Eyedrops - ketorolac, levocabastine, ketotifen, olopatadine, for allergic conjunctivitis
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