While medication may be required to help you manage your life when you are going through some physical ailments, some of these medicines may also cause allergic reactions for some people. This happens because the immune system begins to attack the medicine with large amounts of histamine. The symptoms of the same include rashes, inflammation, loose motions, nausea, and more.
HOW IS DRUG ALLERGY DIAGNOSED?
Symptoms of the same can be diagnosed through specific allergy tests that the doctor may give you. However, side-effects like rashes, pimples and other eruptions can be tested at pathological labs too.
HOW IS DRUG ALLERGY TREATED?
The first and foremost treatment to any kind of drug allergy would be to immediately stop consuming that particular drug. Along with this, your general physician may prescribe you with anti-allergy medicines that can be consumed or even applied on the area.
DID YOU KNOW?
Wear a special bracelet with your allergies written on it.