Allergic reactions

Allergy is a broad subject that covers a range of diseases. In general terms, an allergy is an immune reaction to an environmental substance that would not provoke a reaction

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Phase III trial of Dupixent improved symptoms of atopic dermatitis in adolescents. Regeneron + Sanofi

Detailed results from a pivotal Phase III trial showed Dupixent (dupilumab) monotherapy demonstrated a significant improvement in signs and symptoms...

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Sandoz acquires from Adamis Pharma US rights to Symjepi for the emergency treatment of allergic reactions.

Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation announced that it has entered into an exclusive distribution and commercialization agreement with Sandoz Inc., a division...

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Allergic Rhinitis

Allergic Rhinitis

Allergic rhinitis causes great strain on the workforce. Help to reduce sick days and improve productivity with appropriate treatment options.

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Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria (CSU)

Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria (CSU)

Use our patient case studies to discover how experts diagnose and treat chronic spontaneous urticaria.

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Guidelines

British Association of Dermatologists’ guidelines for the management of contact dermatitis 2017

The overall objective of the guideline is to provide up-to-date, evidence-based recommendations for the management of contact dermatitis.

Added 9 years ago

BSACI guideline for the management of chronic urticaria and angioedema

This guidance for the management of patients with chronic urticaria and angioedema has been prepared by the Standards of Care Committee of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI).

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Management of allergy to penicillins and other beta-lactams

The Standards of Care Committee of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI) and an expert panel have prepared this guidance for the management of immediate and non-immediate allergic reactions to penicillin...

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Journal articles

The Genetics of Chronic Itch: Gene Expression in the Skin of Patients with Atopic Dermatitis and Psoriasis with Severe Itch.

To identify itch-related mediators and receptors that are differentially expressed in pruritic skin, we used RNA sequencing to analyze the complete transcriptome in skin from paired itchy, lesional and nonitchy...

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Pharmacologic treatment of seasonal allergic rhinitis: synopsis of guidance from the 2017 joint task force on practice parameters

The Joint Task Force on Practice Parameters, which comprises representatives of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) and the American College...

Added 3 months ago

Identifying the hidden burden of allergic rhinitis (AR) in community pharmacy: a global phenomenon.

Patients with allergic rhinitis often trivialise their condition, self-manage inappropriately, and would benefit from health care intervention.

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Clinical trials

OPTIMA: Efficacy of Optimized Re-treatment and Step-up Therapy With Omalizumab in Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria (CSU) Patients (OPTIMA)

This trial will assess the efficacy of optimized re-treatment therapy with omalizumab (150mg or 300mg) after relapse, in patients with Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria who were clinically well-controlled...

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EAACI hot topics: Hereditary angioedema (HAE)

For many the fear of the unknown is a daunting thought, but particularly so for patients with HAE. Left untreated, this disease causes unpredictable recurrent severe swelling, typically of the limbs, face, intestinal tract and airway.

CME

EAACI 2017: The future of urticaria – advances in CSU research

EAACI 2017: The future of urticaria – advances in CSU research
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Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria Case Consults: Changing Paradigms in the Age of Biologics

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Managing CSU and its comorbidities: from primary to secondary care

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