Month: April 2019

Toothpaste instead of allergy shots? Oral mucosal immunotherapy (OMIT) for allergic rhinitis

Oral mucosal immunotherapy (OMIT) by way of a toothpaste has been within the works since 2012 however it’s nonetheless not FDA-approved as of 2019. The toothpaste base is named Allerdent (R). Most insurances don’t pay for oral mucosal immunotherapy (OMIT) as of 2019 (see beneath). The associated fee is roughly $400 for Three months. The …

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Alternative hair dyes for patients allergic to para-phenylenediamine (PPD)

Para-phenylenediamine is an azo dye, mostly utilized in everlasting hair dyes as a black dye. It is usually utilized in black rubbers, photographic builders, material dyes, epoxy resin curing brokers, oils and greases, and gasoline. Potential cross-reactions embrace preservatives of the paraben household, para-aminobenzoic acid, sulfonamides (together with diuretics and diabetes brokers), and benzoic acid …

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Because I’m still being triggered, ‘further therapy’ has been felt to be inappropriate…

Hold on a mo, NHS… Let’s examine if I’ve received this proper from the letter I’ve acquired this morning… As a result of I nonetheless have many of the Complicated (or Power) Put up-Traumatic Stress Dysfunction (C-PTSD) signs, regardless of having had ‘three full periods of remedy’ through the years, but I nonetheless ‘really feel …

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