Sublingual Immunotherapy

November 1, 2017

Immunotherapy is the Last Resort | Allergy Myth #2

By Taylor Pasell, Allergychoices

With 50-60 million people in the U.S. having allergy, only about five percent of them receive treatment that actually modifies the disease – the other 95% avoid, suffer, or take medication to temporarily relieve symptoms that don’t go away. A quick Google search will often advise that seeking immunotherapy treatment for […]

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May 17, 2017

Success of Sublingual Immunotherapy Drove One Patient to Advocacy

By Emily Martin, Allergychoices

Alex Schuman grew up allergic to almost everything… including foods. From monthly E.R. visits, to impacts on his social life, allergies were a daily factor of his childhood. Alex’s mom spent endless hours researching solutions for her son’s allergy and no treatment seemed to bring relief. Then, they found More »

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July 27, 2016

The Cost of Allergy – A Business Case for Treating the Cause with SLIT

Author: Ashley Johnson, Allergychoices

Allergic disease affects nearly 60 million Americans (20% of the population) and this number continues to grow. With the startling numbers of Americans affected by allergic disease, it should not be a shock that allergies are the leading medical related cause of productivity loss for businesses. According to the Harvard Business […]

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November 5, 2015

Tips for allergy drop adherence

Author: Mark Allen, PharmD

The old saying rings true: Medication only works if you take it. It is hard for your medication to work if it stays in the bottle. Taking medication effectively involves collaboration between the physician, the pharmacist and the patient; one that can work beautifully as it is the start of better […]

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September 23, 2015

Glycerin: The Ideal Diluent for Sublingual Immunotherapy Allergy Drops

Author: Mike Kachel, RPh, Allergychoices Pharmacy Director

Using the La Crosse Method™ Protocol at Allergychoices, we believe that a critical point of under the tongue delivery of the antigens for sublingual immunotherapy is the vehicle in which the antigens are suspended. Our nearly 45 year history with custom sublingual immunotherapy […]

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