The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting consumers to Meridian Medical Technologies’ voluntary recall of 13 lots of Mylan’s EpiPen and EpiPen Jr (epinephrine injection) Auto-Injector products used for emergency treatment of severe allergic reactions. This… Read More »FDA alerts consumers of nationwide voluntary recall of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr
“Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Dupixent® (dupilumab) Injection, the first and only biologic medicine approved for the treatment of adults with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis… Read More »FDA approves dupilumab for moderate to severe eczema
Preventing allergy is a priority for both physicians and parents. There have been many studies attempting to lessen the risk of both food and environmental allergies. Here are a few examples of possible interventions to decrease… Read More »Fish oil supplementation during pregnancy may lower asthma risk
Spring pollen season has arrived! Check back here (or twitter.com/allergyct) for Fairfield County’s only local counts.
There is much interest in wheat sensitivity in people without celiac disease, many of these patients have been labeled with nonceliac wheat sensitivity. Little is known about any risks associated with nonceliac wheat sensitivity. A… Read More »Nonceliac Wheat Sensitivity is associated with Autoimmune Disease
Generic Nasonex will soon be available for allergy sufferers. Apotex, is a generic pharmaceutical company, based in Florida, has successfully gotten FDA approval of the generic Nasonex (mometasone furoate). Generic Nasonex will still need a… Read More »Generic Nasonex Now Available