- Q What is an anti-IgE medication?
Dr. Larry Chiaramonte, Allergy & ImmunologyOne of the dreams of allergists is the idea of an "anti-IgE" medication (anti-immunoglobulin E), one that would block the action of the antibody IgE present in the patient from reacting with the offending allergens and so setting off an allergic... Full Answer
- Q What are some allergy and sinus medications?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmacyAntihistamines, nasal decongestants, corticosteroids and acetaminophen can help relieve allergy and sinus symptoms. Decongestants reduce sinus congestion: open the sinuses and relieve some of the pain Antihistamines block histamines: reduce... Full Answer
- Q Are there alternative treatments for allergy and sinus symptoms?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmacyBesides medications like decongestants, antihistamines, acetaminophen and corticosteroids, there are other alternative treatments for allergy and sinus symptoms. Alternative treatments include: prescription medications, over-the-counter remedies... Full Answer
- Q What are some natural treatments for allergies?
Dr. Peter Bongiorno, Naturopathic MedicineWatch as Naturopathic Doctor and Licensed Acupuncturist Dr. Peter Bongiorno suggests some natural treatments for allergies. Full Answer