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Non-Food Allergy -- Geraniol

Non-Food Allergy -- Geraniol: Introduction

Non-Food Allergy -- Geraniol: A geraniol allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a chemical called geraniol which is found in perfumes or fragrances. Geraniol has a sweet floral, rose smell and is commonly used in perfumes, cosmetics and skin care products. 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 -- Geraniol is available below.

Symptoms of Non-Food Allergy -- Geraniol

Treatments for Non-Food Allergy -- Geraniol

  • Avoid exposure to allergen
  • Treatment is dependant upon the type and severity of the reaction. Treatments include:
    • Avoiding products containing geraniol - 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
  • more treatments...»

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