Allergic Disorders Resource Center

Click on the subcategory below to find drug monographs for that particular area.

FDA: No More Latex-Free Claims

The FDA is recommending that manufacturers stop using the labels “latex-free” or “does not contain latex” due to the scientific inaccuracy of these claims.

Washing Dishes and Child Allergy Development

While sometimes a tedious task, washing dishes by hand may reduce the risk of allergic disease development in children compared to using a dishwasher.

Air Pollution and Birch Tree Pollen

Certain air pollutants may boost the potency of a birch tree pollen that plays a big role in seasonal allergies, researchers say.

Inhaler, Epinephrine Use Often Incorrect

Few people know how to use epinephrine injectors and asthma inhalers as directed

OTC Oral Allergy Treatments

Review this chart on OTC oral allergy drugs for quick information when you need it.

Metal Implant Allergy: Rare Skin Cancer?

A rare type of skin cancer has been linked to allergic reactions to metal implants.

SLIT-Tab Tx Safe for Asthmatics?

Patients with asthma may be more susceptible to adverse drug events with sublingual immunotherapy tablet (SLIT-tablet) treatment.

FDA: Asthma Drug Dangers

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning about a slightly increased risk of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events among patients being treated with Xolair (omalizumab; Genentech and Novartis) for asthma compared to those not treated with Xolair.

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