Anaphylaxis

  • July 9, 2018

    Why Should You Use an Epinephrine Auto-Injector?

    Allergies have recently been one of the most commonly occurring disorder. While some people still consider allergies as something not so serious, their symptoms can be really dangerous and even life-threatening. People with a history of severe allergic reactions such as anaphylaxis are recommended to always carry an epinephrine auto-injector,...

  • February 28, 2018

    What Causes Anaphylaxis During Pregnancy?

    Anaphylaxis is a life-threatening condition related to allergy. Allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis, occur when the cells in your immune system release a chemical known as histamine. An anaphylactic reaction can be triggered by various foods, medications, insect stings, or latex. Common signs of anaphylaxis include low blood pressure, urticaria and...

  • October 5, 2017

    Anaphylactic Shock

    Anaphylactic shock is classified as one of the most dangerous and life-threatening allergic reactions. Considerable decrease in blood pressure reduces the oxygen level within the brain. Besides, the condition is frequently accompanied by lung inflammation that results in devastating shortness of breath. A combination of these symptoms can be deadly....