How to Get Rid of Allergies

As allergy season rolls around each year, many of the 50 million peoplebattling allergies find themselves wondering; can allergies be cured for good?

Treatment for Peanut Allergies: Update on Viaskin Peanut

Viaskin Peanut is a patch currently being developed to reduce the risk of reactions to the accidental ingestion of an allergen (peanuts).  DBV Technologies is developing a patch to deliver a small amount of allergen (peanuts) to the skin each day.  Viaskin Peanut is currently in Phase 3 clinical trials showing some positive results. Despite its Fast Track & Breakthrough Therapy status, recent news from the FDA indicates that modifications and additional data are needed for future approval.

Can Probiotics Reduce the Symptoms of Allergic Rhinitis?

Allergic rhinitis, commonly known as hay fever, occurs when your body has an allergic reaction to an allergen such as pollen, dust mites or dander. Probiotics are healthy bacteria or yeast that can provide health benefits when eaten. There have been a few recent studies showing that probiotics may be beneficial in reducing the symptoms of allergic rhinitis. Make sure to consult a doctor or pharmacist with any questions about probiotic use.

How Long Does it Take For Claritin to Work?

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If you’re suffering from allergies and can’t get your nose to stop running, you want relief fast, so the biggest question on your mind is likely “How long does it take for Claritin to work?”