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Drug Allergies

A drug allergy is an infrequent and unwanted side effect of medication. Allergic reactions to medications can vary from a mild rash confined to a small area of your skin to more serious effects on important functions of your body.

Adverse Reactions to Medications: Medicine Allergies
Find out about allergic reactions to medications from a board certified allergist. Learn to recognize drug allergies and how different types of drug allergies are treated.

How to Identify an Anaphylaxis Emergency
Anaphylaxis is a severe and potentially life-threatening allergic reaction, which can be caused by medications. Information from the Allergy and Asthma Network about anaphylaxis symptoms and what to do in an emergency.

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