An ophthalmology examination showed bilateral lid swelling, diffuse conjunctival redness, and watery discharge (Figure 5), which was treated with topical antihistamines and cromolyn
Treatment options include H1 and H2 antihistamines, cromolyn
sodium, topical corticosteroids, and PUVA (psoralen plus ultraviolet A photo-chemotherapy).
Dr Wasim Khawaja said people with seasonal allergies who cannot avoid pollen, the symptoms can be controlled with medication on advice of physician including antihistamines, corticosteroids, and cromolyn
sodium, any of which can be used alone or in combination.
sodium (Nasalcrom) is a mast cell stabilizer, so it can prevent the release of inflammatory mediators associated with allergic rhinitis, including the release of histamine.
sodium21 and dexamethasone/prednisolone22 injections have been used for management.
sodium is considered an antiasthmatic, an anti-allergic and a mast cell stabilizer.
Dr Wasim Khawaja said people with seasonal allergies, who could not avoid pollen, the symptoms could be controlled with medication on advice of physicians, including antihistamines, corticosteroids, and cromolyn
sodium, any of which could be used alone or in combination.
nasal sprays containing cromolyn
sodium, and eye drops.
Medications used to treat EE include topical glucocorticoids, cromolyn
sodium (which blocks allergic reactions to foods), and leukotriene receptor antagonists.
These include hyperalimentation, corticosteroids, H2-receptor antagonists, antibiotics, acid suppression, Cromolyn
Sodium, anabolic steroids, surgery, and combinations of these therapies (7).
47,50,62) Approximately 75% of patients with moderate to severe CLGPC who do not respond to standard treatment can continue with contact lens wear after treatment with 2% or 4% sodium cromolyn
following a period of lens wear cessation.
A sixth phenotype (tissue mast cells) has since been identified and can be effectively treated with something as sim-pie as cromolyn