Allergy

The FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Odactra, the first allergen extract to be administered under...


A study has examined prenatal Paracetamol ( Acetaminophen [ N-acetyl-p-aminophenol ]; APAP ) exposure in relation to language development in...


The role of Tiotropium ( Spiriva ) for the treatment of adolescents with asthma has not yet been clearly defined....


Researchers have discovered that a blood test called the Basophil Activation Test ( BAT ) has the potential to predict...


Multiple sclerosis is triggered by self-reactive T cells that successfully infiltrate the brain and spinal cord where they launch an...


Certain acne treatments can, in rare instances, cause severe allergic reactions that are potentially life-threatening. The Food and Drug Administration (...


Small studies suggest peanut oral immunotherapy ( OIT ) might be effective in the treatment of peanut allergy. Researchers aimed...


Although yoga is frequently used by patients with asthma, its efficacy in alleviating asthma remains unclear. A study has systematically assessed...


Data from phase 3 studies of Tiotropium ( Spiriva ) delivered via the Respimat inhaler in mild, moderate and severe...


Newborns are more susceptible to infections, presumably because of their immature and inexperienced immune systems. The most common dangerous condition...


A new study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford has...


Adult-onset asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ) are major public health burdens. This review presents a comprehensive...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Oralair, the first immunotherapy tablet to be available in the...


Grastek is an allergen extract for the treatment of grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis with or without conjunctivitis. The efficacy of...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Grastek ( Timothy Grass Pollen Allergen Extract ) tablet for...


Eczema, rhinitis, and asthma often coexist ( comorbidity ) in children, but the proportion of comorbidity not attributable to either...


The Resolute Integrity stent is a metal stent with the drug Zotarolimus contained in a thin coating on the stent’s...


New data on serious hypersensitivity reactions following Ferumoxytol administration are currently being reviewed by the European Medicines Agency ( EMA...


ZMapp is an experimental treatment, developed by Mapp Biopharmaceutical, for use with individuals infected with Ebola virus. It has not...


A phase 1 clinical trial for the first treatment to reset the immune system of multiple sclerosis patients has showed...