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Non-Food Allergy -- Cinnamic aldehyde

Non-Food Allergy -- Cinnamic aldehyde: Introduction

Non-Food Allergy -- Cinnamic aldehyde: A cinnamic aldehyde allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a chemical called cinnamic aldehyde which is found in perfumes or fragrances. Cinnamic aldehyde has a hyacinth odor and is often used as a fragrance in perfumes, cosmetics, detergents, chewing gums, oral hygiene products and drinks such a cola and bitters. The body's immune system produces immunoglobulin E (IgE - an antibody) and histamine in response to contact with the allergen. The specific symptoms that can result can vary considerably amongst patients from a severe anaphylactic reaction to asthma, abdominal symptoms, eczema or headaches. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Non-Food Allergy -- Cinnamic aldehyde is available below.

Symptoms of Non-Food Allergy -- Cinnamic aldehyde

Treatments for Non-Food Allergy -- Cinnamic aldehyde

  • Avoid exposure to allergen
  • Treatment is dependant upon the type and severity of the reaction. Treatments include:
    • Avoiding products containing cinnamic aldehyde - including education for patients, parents and carers about product identification and avoidance.
    • Antihistamines - for allergic rhinitis and acute skin reactions such as urticaria
    • Nasal sprays - including topical steroids and antihistamines used for allergic rhinitis
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  1. Non-Food Allergy -- Cinnamic aldehyde: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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