Patients with both asthma and allergies had a significant increase in the number of prescriptions dispensed for controller medications.
Patients who received olopatadine/mometasone either once or twice daily experienced significant improvements in their instantaneous Total Nasal Symptom Scores compared with placebo.
Treatment reinitiation after a short interruption was well tolerated in patients taking standardized quality house mite sublingual immunotherapy tablets.
Significantly greater reductions in the mean esophageal eosinophil counts occurred in patients who received the humanized anti-interleukin 13 antibody, RPC4046.
The prevalence of depression in patients with atopic dermatitis was higher than in those without atopic dermatitis.
Upadacitinib, a selective janus kinase-1 inhibitor, was associated with early improvements in pruritus in patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis.
GSP301 treatment was associated with a significant improvement in reflective and instantaneous Total Nasal Symptom Scores compared with placebo.
Patients who received a fixed-dose combination nasal spray showed significantly improved Physician-assessed Nasal Symptom Scores compared with those who received placebo.
Patients with hereditary angioedema who received lanadelumab exhibited few cases of hypersensitivity and had low immunogenicity.
Adverse drug reactions from the 300IR 5-grass pollen tablet occurred in approximately half of patients but typically resolved within a week of treatment.
The FDA has approved the use of Oralair for the treatment of grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis in pediatric patients aged 5-9.
The change from baseline in 2-hour pruritus score was shown to be statistically noninferior from IV cetirizine to IV diphenhydramine, in favor of IV cetirizine.
Despite many pediatric patients receiving higher than recommended doses of epinephrine for their weight, they did not present with epinephrine-related symptoms.
Several asthma and allergy groups expressed "deep concern" over the recent FDA approval of Primatene MIST.
Patients with atopic dermatitis and more severe disease have higher scores on dermatology life quality index.
The FDA has issued a safety communication alerting patients and healthcare providers that for some EpiPen and EpiPen Jr auto-injectors, and their authorized generics, the device label may become stuck to the inside of the carrier tube and potentially delay administration.
The expiration dates for certain lots of epinephrine injection, USP auto-injector 0.15mg and 0.3mg have been extended by 2 month.
Class 1 was defined as minimal sensitization, class 2 was defined as sensitization with indoor pet exposure, class 3 was defined as sensitization with tobacco smoke exposure, and class 4 was defined as multiple sensitization and eczema.
The majority of study participants had rhinitis at baseline, including perennial allergic rhinitis with seasonal exacerbations, which is the most severe phenotype.
Childhood non-atopic rhinitis is associated with an increased risk for adult asthma.
In both studies, at 24 weeks, patients treated with dupilumab plus corticosteroid nasal spray experienced a 51% and 57% improvement in nasal congestion/obstruction severity vs 15% and 19% improvement with nasal spray alone.
Lower exposure to Proteobacteria in umbilical cord serum was associated with an increased risk for childhood wheezing.
Changes in allergy records were suggested by the allergy service consult for 62% of the patients.
Both doses will be supplied in single-dose, prefilled syringes for manual injection.
Cockroach and mouse allergies were most often associated with poorly controlled asthma and exacerbations in urban adolescents.
Children of East Asian-born parents had an increased risk for allergic rhinitis and aeroallergen sensitization compared with children of Caucasian ancestry.
Total omega-3 and omega-6 plasma polyunsaturated fatty acids relative abundances were significantly inversely correlated with asthma/recurrent wheeze and allergic sensitization.
Although allergic sensitization and hay fever rates increased as children grew older, the rates of asthma dropped.
According to the report, the patient complained of a non-productive cough, accumulation of mucus, and post-nasal drip and requested a thorough assessment of her medical conditions.
In a population of primarily Latino children from low-income households, a program of school-supervised use of once-daily inhaled corticosteroids failed to improve asthma control.