American pediatricians have gone a step further than their initial June endorsement of new interim guidelines for infant consumption of peanuts
All of the participants in the Phase II trial were able to tolerate nearly 2 peanut kernels at the end of two months.
The recommendations aim to help physicians implement LEAP findings while formal guidelines are still in the works.
Allergists say children with asthma shouldn’t be tested for peanut allergy routinely.
In trials, Viaskin Peanut allowed some participants to tolerate 10 times more peanut protein than at the outset.
Chance of developing peanut allergy reduced 70 to 80 percent in high-risk babies. New guidelines expected.
The FDA is advising people who are highly allergic to peanuts to consider avoiding products that contain ground cumin or cumin powder.
Study author Mimi Tang says these results could lead to effective treatment for peanut allergies.
Researchers in Australia have introduced a game-changing idea in the hunt for a peanut allergy cure. They combined a large daily dose of specific probiotics with oral immunotherapy to find out whether this would effectively treat peanut allergy.
Allergic Living investigates how peanut came to be in thousands of pounds of spiced food products.