Tag: anaphylaxis

Back to School During Pandemic

Schools in London Urged to Check Whether They’re Ready for Allergic...

Schools have had a lot to do to prepare for reopening. Are they adequately prepared to accommodate their students with food allergy?
Pumpkin with Easter Bunny

Study: Anaphylaxis Spikes During Halloween and Easter

Most cases of tree nut induced anaphylaxis occurred in children that were previously undiagnosed.
Clodagh Victory

Pharmacist’s Quick Action Saves Woman in Throes of Anaphylactic Reaction

It was just another day filling prescriptions until....
AQST-108 Phase 1

Emergency Epinephrine Film Begins Phase 1 Clinical Trials

First healthy volunteer dosed in a Phase 1 study of AQST-108 for the treatment of allergic reactions including anaphylaxis.
Aquestive AQST-108 Epinephrine Film

Aquestive’s Sublingual Epinephrine Film Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for Treatment...

First planned PK clinical trial expected to begin during the third quarter of 2020.
Ruben Bousquet

What We Learned from the Ruben Bousquet Inquest

14-year-old boy died after eating popcorn at a movie theater with his parents.

Parents: Epinephrine is the Answer. Now, What was the Question?

Train, cajole, plead, or nag them into always having their epinephrine on-hand.
IgG Antibody

Company Developing Therapy to Prevent “Allergic Cascade” Emerges from Stealth Mode

IgGenix will develop a therapy that focuses on all types of food allergies and related conditions.
Anxious Child

Therapy Helps Children with Food Allergies Manage Severe Anxiety

Cognitive behavioral therapy works for children with phobia of anaphylaxis.
Maizy Harman

School Council Pleads Guilty, Must Pay $26,000 After Young Girl Sent...

Maizy will no longer eat school meals because "they would make her die".