The following news is excerpted from news releases issued by the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) at… Read more »
Patients avoiding penicillin because of a suspected allergy to the antibiotic face a higher risk of developing either of two… Read more »
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Nearly 400 Americans die each year as a result of penicillin allergy. Though this statistic speaks to the seriousness of… Read more »
Miley Cyrus was hospitalized for a serious allergic reaction to an antibiotic.
A history of penicillin allergy results in 10 percent more days in hospital, and greater potential for severe infections.
Canada has approved its second under-the-tongue tablet for treating grass allergy.