Allergic reaction to prescription or OTC drugs? Pls share your story!!!

Posted on: Wed, 12/08/2004 - 4:29pm
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If you, or a loved one, has ever suffered an allergic reaction to either a prescription or OTC counter medication [b]due to the presence of one of the Top 8 food allergens[/b], please do one of the following:

1) Please post your story here, or

2) Please send your story to us via e-mail at [email]advocacy@foodallergyaction.org[/email]

Please include some type of contact information so that we have the ability to follow-up w/you if needed.

Thanks!

[This message has been edited by Nutternomore (edited December 09, 2004).]

Posted on: Wed, 12/08/2004 - 6:43pm
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Nutternomore, I don't have a story to contribute but checked out the title because my daughter developed an allergy to amoxicillin last winter.
I think this is a GREAT thread. I wanted you to know that.
Best wishes! [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/smile.gif[/img]

Posted on: Thu, 12/09/2004 - 9:52pm
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Dear Nutternomore,
This is a great idea for discussion. I developed an allergy to Enalapril, an ace inhibitor drug (that I had been taking for high blood pressure) at the same time I discovered I was PA/TNA/SSA. I think the events are connected but I don't understand the dynamics. Any ideas?
Maureen
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Posted on: Tue, 12/28/2004 - 2:34pm
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Maureen8,
Interesting, but I don't think related to your food allergies.
Looks like the manufacturer has a documented warning about possible anaphylactoid episodes in some patients:
[url="http://www.rxlist.com/cgi/generic/enalap_wcp.htm#P"]http://www.rxlist.com/cgi/generic/enalap_wcp.htm#P[/url]

Posted on: Tue, 12/28/2004 - 2:38pm
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Re-raising.
Still seeking stories about individuals who suffered an allergic reaction to prescription or OTC medication [b]due to the presence of a top 8 food allergen[/b].
Anyone????

Posted on: Mon, 01/10/2005 - 5:23am
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Bumping...

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