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what is an allergic reaction?

A: an allergic reaction is simply the human bodyís way of trying to fight off a foreign invader it perceives to be dangerous. an allergic reaction is a response of the bodyís immune system, and although not all aspects of how exactly an allergic reaction functions are understood, the basic function is fairly simple.. The body is wired to detect what are known antigens, which are foreign objects that the body has decided...


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what is an allergic reaction?

A: You should not take HalfLytely if you have bowel problems such as a blockage or a perforated bowel, toxic colitis, toxic megacolon, paralytic ileus, or an obstruction in the intestines. HalfLytely can be very dangerous for pregnant and breastfeeding women. People with a history of alcohol use should also consult a doctor before taking HalfLytely....


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what is an allergic reaction in vagina?

A: Hi, If you have burning urination with your symptoms, it may be due to trichomonas. It may also be due to non-infectious vaginitis. Since there is no discharge or odor, it may be due to vaginal sprays, some form of soaps, detergent, or douches. Consult your PCP who will prescribe a medicated ointment. Avoid douches and sprays as they may kill good bacterial in the vagina. Safe sexual practice is very important to prevent vaginitis....


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is an allergic reaction the same as allergies?

A: an allergic reaction is a symptom of an allergy. If you have or develop an allergy to a substance, you will have an allergic reaction to it. Thatís how you know you have an allergy. Allergies are an immune system overreaction to a common substance. You can either be born with allergies or develop them at any time in your life. It is not uncommon to be exposed to a substance numerous times before having

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what Does an allergic Reaction To Hair Dye Look Like?

A: an allergic reaction to hair dye may present with itchy, red, swollen areas of the scalp. The scalp also might develop blisters that may grow, break, seep, and crust over. The area will be a red mark resembling a burn it can vary in severity depending on how much of the product you came in contact with. an allergic reaction to hair dye may appear as a rash on the skin. There could be redness, inflamation and even blisters. Before hair dye is used it should be tested on a small area prior to dye the entire head. The

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what Does an allergic Reaction To Hair Dye Look Like?

A: an allergic reaction to hair dye may present with itchy, red, swollen areas of the scalp. The scalp also might develop blisters that may grow, break, seep, and crust over. The area will be a red mark resembling a burn it can vary in severity depending on how much of the product you came in contact with. an allergic reaction to hair dye may appear as a rash on the skin. There could be redness, inflamation and even blisters. Before hair dye is used it should be tested on a small area prior to dye the entire head. The

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what is an allergic Rash?

A: an allergic rash is a common physical response to an antigen that can result in redness, flaky skin, itching, and hives. People usually develop rashes after coming into direct contact with substance to which they are allergic, such as poison ivy or latex. Hives can also appear as an allergic reaction to medications, foods, insect stings, or airborne pathogens. A mild allergic rash can often be alleviated at home by...
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what does an allergic reaction to a food feel like?

A: im allergic to fruits like avocado, cantaloupe and especially banana. the former makes my stomach hurt horribly and the latter two caouse my throat to itch and swell. There''s lots of ways to go with this. Symptoms can range from queasiness, hives w/itching, red blotches all the way to anaphylactic shock. In that case you may find it hard to breath, swallow, chest tightness, wheezing. If you are prone to anaphylactic episodes get your MD to write you

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what helps an allergic reaction go down the fastest?

A: Bendryl for lips use ky for lips.Vaseline has perfumes and deodrants. use liquid Benedryl exactly as directed for a few days. put neosporin on your lips. keep a food diary and follow up with your allergist ASAP. try benadryl ointment and apply to affected area. You can also try the capsules they work when you have a hives outbreak. For the dry lips use the Vaseline ointment plain with no perfumes, dyes, etc. I hope this helps ! antihistamine, like benadryl Take an antihistimine like Benadryl,...


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is an allergic reaction to medication curable ?

A: Erytab is an antibiotic also called ''erythromycin'' that belongs to the pharmaceutical group of macrolides. Its most common usage is as an alternative for penicillin in patients who are allergic to penicillin. It doesnít seem likely to me that erythromycin can provoke the types of allergies you describe. Allergies are immune disorders that are mainly genetically conditioned. People with an atopic constitution are very susceptible to developing allergies. Your friend could be allergic to erythromycin ... but erythromycin c

 
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