Drug Allergy

[jk_section fullwidth_section=”no” special_section=”no” primary=”true” visibility=”false” section_setting_id=”1″ visibility=”false” section_setting_id=1 ][jk_row primary=”true” row_setting_id=”1″ row_setting_id=1][jk_col size=”4_4″ primary=”true” ][jk_mod display_name=”Header” module_name=”header” module_type=”non-content” primary=”true” module_id=”1″ module_id=1 ][/jk_mod][/jk_col][/jk_row][/jk_section][jk_section fullwidth_section=”no” special_section=”no” primary=”true” visibility=”false” section_setting_id=”2″ visibility=”false” section_setting_id=2 ][jk_row primary=”true” row_setting_id=”2″ row_setting_id=2][jk_col size=”4_4″ primary=”true” ][jk_mod display_name=”Top Menu” module_name=”menu” module_type=”non-content” primary=”true” module_id=”2″ module_id=2 ][/jk_mod][/jk_col][/jk_row][/jk_section][jk_section fullwidth_section=”no” special_section=”yes” bg_image=”” bg_transparent=”off” bg_color=”” bg_video_mp4=”” bg_video_webm=”” bg_video_width=”” bg_video_height=”” video_pause=”off” inner_shadow=”off” padding_top=”” padding_bottom=”” margin_top=”” margin_bottom=”20″ inner_bg_image=”” inner_row_color=”#ffffff” inner_padding_top=”20″ inner_padding_bottom=”20″ inner_margin_top=”” inner_margin_bottom=”20″ inner_border_radius=”” css_id=”” css_class=”” visibility=”true” section_setting_id=”3″ visibility=”true” section_setting_id=3 ][jk_special_col type=”2_3″ colunms=”2″ is_special=”1″][jk_inner_row data_colunms=”2″ row_setting_id=”3″ row_setting_id=3][jk_col size=”4_4″][jk_mod module_name=”text” module_type=”content” custom_module_name=”Content” undefined=”Icons” content=”<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><em><strong>The symptoms of drug allergies are allergic reactions to a particular drug.</strong></em></p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><em><strong>It is not uncommon for there to be conflicting reactions to medications and, not all reactions are the same.  Someone may experience a rash or other reactions and another person may have no reactions whatsoever.</strong></em></p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><strong><em>“__squarer__companyname__squarel__”</em></strong> is experienced in treating Drug Allergy symptoms.</p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>Allergists often make a diagnosis based only upon the patient’s history and the symptoms involved. This is what we call a “clinical diagnosis.”</p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><em><strong>Certain medications are more likely to produce allergic reactions than others. The most common are:</strong></em></p>
<ul style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>
<li>Antibiotics, such as penicillin</li>
<li>Aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications, such as ibuprofen</li>
<li>Anticonvulsants</li>
<li>Monoclonal antibody therapy</li>
<li>Chemotherapy</li>
</ul>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><em><strong>All medications have side-effects because of the way they work. The majority of people get none, or very few, but some people are more prone to them. The most common side-effects are:</strong></em></p>
<ul style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>
<li>Skin rash or hives</li>
<li>Itching</li>
<li>Wheezing or other breathing problems</li>
<li>Swelling</li>
<li>Anaphylaxis</li>
</ul>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>There is no question that some individuals are more susceptible to drug allergies than others.  It is possible for drugs to build up in your body over time so, a dose that works for one person may be inappropriate for another.</p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><em><strong>The goal of treatment is to relieve symptoms and prevent a severe reaction. Treatment may include:</strong></em></p>
<ul style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>
<li>Bronchodilators such as albuterol to reduce asthma-like symptoms (moderate wheezing or cough)</li>
<li>Antihistamines to relieve mild symptoms such as rash, hives, and itching</li>
<li>Epinephrine by injection to treat anaphylaxis</li>
<li>Corticosteroids applied to the skin, given by mouth, or given through a vein (intravenously)</li>
</ul>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>If you are aware of an allergy to certain drugs, the obvious way to deal with it is to avoid those drugs or medications.</p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><em><strong>If you, or your physician, think that you are allergic to a drug, and that you may need this drug for future treatment, you a drug allergy evaluation can help you.</strong></em></p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>Contact us for more information at <strong>__squarer__phone__squarel__</strong>.</p>
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<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><em><strong>It is not uncommon for there to be conflicting reactions to medications and, not all reactions are the same.  Someone may experience a rash or other reactions and another person may have no reactions whatsoever.</strong></em></p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><strong><em>“__squarer__companyname__squarel__”</em></strong> is experienced in treating Drug Allergy symptoms.</p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>Allergists often make a diagnosis based only upon the patient’s history and the symptoms involved. This is what we call a “clinical diagnosis.”</p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><em><strong>Certain medications are more likely to produce allergic reactions than others. The most common are:</strong></em></p>

<ul style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>
<li>Antibiotics, such as penicillin</li>
<li>Aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications, such as ibuprofen</li>
<li>Anticonvulsants</li>
<li>Monoclonal antibody therapy</li>
<li>Chemotherapy</li>
</ul>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><em><strong>All medications have side-effects because of the way they work. The majority of people get none, or very few, but some people are more prone to them. The most common side-effects are:</strong></em></p>

<ul style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>
<li>Skin rash or hives</li>
<li>Itching</li>
<li>Wheezing or other breathing problems</li>
<li>Swelling</li>
<li>Anaphylaxis</li>
</ul>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>There is no question that some individuals are more susceptible to drug allergies than others.  It is possible for drugs to build up in your body over time so, a dose that works for one person may be inappropriate for another.</p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><em><strong>The goal of treatment is to relieve symptoms and prevent a severe reaction. Treatment may include:</strong></em></p>

<ul style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>
<li>Bronchodilators such as albuterol to reduce asthma-like symptoms (moderate wheezing or cough)</li>
<li>Antihistamines to relieve mild symptoms such as rash, hives, and itching</li>
<li>Epinephrine by injection to treat anaphylaxis</li>
<li>Corticosteroids applied to the skin, given by mouth, or given through a vein (intravenously)</li>
</ul>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__>If you are aware of an allergy to certain drugs, the obvious way to deal with it is to avoid those drugs or medications.</p>
<p style__equalto____cout__text-align: justify;__cout__><em><strong>If you, or your physician, think that you are allergic to a drug, and that you may need this drug for future treatment, you a drug allergy evaluation can help you.</strong></em></p>
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