Allergy antigen (By injection)
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Allergy antigen (By injection)

Treats an allergy by making your body less sensitive to the substance you are allergic to. After receiving this medicine for a time, you should either not have an allergic reaction or have a less severe reaction. Also used for allergy testing.

Brand Name(s):

Hymenoptera Venom Diagnostic Kit, Mixed Vespid Treatment, Wasp Treatment, Yellow Hornet Treatment, Yellow Jacket Treatment

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

You should not use this medicine if you are not able to follow the rules of your care plan. You need to be able to manage side effects and report problems to your doctor. You might not be able to use this medicine if you have certain health problems. Make sure your doctor knows if you have severe heart disease or problems with your immune system. Make sure your doctor knows if you are also using a beta blocker medicine such as atenolol, carvedilol, labetalol, metoprolol, nadolol, propranolol, timolol, Blocadren®, Coreg®, Inderal®, Lopressor®, Tenormin®, or Toprol®.

How to Use This Medicine:


If a dose is missed:

Drugs and Foods to Avoid:

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Warnings While Using This Medicine:

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088

Last Updated: 12/12/2016

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