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Few people with peanut allergy tolerate peanut after stopping oral immunotherapy

4 days ago   |   By ScienceDaily

Studies have shown that peanut oral immunotherapy - ingesting small, controlled amounts of peanut protein - can desensitize adults and children and prevent allergic reactions, but the optimal duration and dose is unknown. In a study that followed participants after successful OIT, discontinuing OIT or continuing OIT at a reduced dose led to a decline in its protective effects. The study also found that blood tests administered before OIT could predict the success of therapy.
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Few Peanut Allergy Patients Tolerate Peanut after Immunotherapy

Few Peanut Allergy Patients Tolerate Peanut after Immunotherapy

4 days ago   |   By Medindia Health

New Phase 2 study, supported by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases , part of the NIH, informs who benefit from peanut oral immunotherapy.
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