Histamine and Antihistamines
Published Online: Monday, March 10, 2014
Sara Anvari, MD, allergy/immunology fellow at Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics in Kansas City, Missouri, discusses the function of histamine in the immune response and treatment with antihistamines.
Researchers found that inhibiting development of T helper 2 cells may be advantageous in the control of allergic responses.
Providing patients with information is key to helping them manage sickle cell disease pain.