Allergy to Food Treatment
Treatment for food allergies varies with the severity of the allergic response. For more severe food allergies, treatment often includes the avoidance of certain foods, epinephrine injections, antihistamines, corticosteroids, leukotriene antagonist medications, and immunotherapy (allergy shots).
Treatment for food allergies may include:
- Avoid foods that trigger an allergic reaction.
- Epinephrine injections:
- Used for severe reactions
- Epinephrine (Adrenaline, EpiPen, TwinJect)
- Short-acting antihistamine medications:
- Long-acting antihistamine medications:
- Oral corticosteroids
- Leukotriene antagonist medications:
- Allergy shots
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