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FOOD ALLERGY (PEDIATRIC)
Food allergy is an adverse reaction due to a specific immune response occurring reproducibly upon exposure to certain foods. It occurs minutes to hours after food consumption.
Immunological mechanisms can be IgE mediated, non-IgE mediated or mixed IgE and non-IgE mediated.
It may be life-threatening and is the most common cause of anaphylaxis in children.
It should be differentiated from food intolerance in which adverse reactions from exposure to food arise from non-immunological mechanisms.

Food Allergy (Pediatric) Drug Information

Drug Information

Indication: Relief of symptoms associated w/ allergic rhinitis & common cold including nasal congestion, sneezing, rhi...

Indication: Relief of symptoms associated w/ allergic rhinitis & common cold including nasal congestion, sneezing, rhi...

Indication: Symptomatic relief of allergic rhinitis eg, sneezing, nasal discharge & itching, as well as ocular itching...

Indication: Management of reversible bronchospasm associated w/ obstructive airway disease in patients who require more th...

Indication: Tab/syr: Relief of all bronchial asthma, chronic bronchitis & emphysema. Evohaler: Symptomatic relief &...

Indication: Rapid relief of symptoms associated w/ allergic rhinitis eg, sneezing, nasal discharge & itching, congesti...

Aerius D-12
desloratadine + pseudoephedrine sulphate

Indication: Symptomatic relief of nasal & non-nasal allergic rhinitis including nasal congestion in adults & child...

Indication: Relief of symptoms associated w/ allergic rhinitis & common cold eg, nasal congestion, sneezing, rhinorrhe...

Indication: Symptomatic treatment of perennial & seasonal allergic rhinitis, vasomator rhinitis, allergic conjunctivit...

Indication: Prophylactic treatment of bronchial asthma. Symptomatic treatment of allergic rhinitis, dermatitis, urticaria ...

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