A simple testing procedure and shot-free administration of serum drops allow us to test and treat children. Allergy drops have been shown to be safe for children under age 5.1 That’s an improvement over standard allergy shot programs, most of which require children to wait until age 7 for treatment.
To consult with a doctor at the Family Allergy Clinic, call 480-827-9945.
1Rienzo VD, Minelli M, Musarra A, Sambugaro R, Pecora S, Canonica WG. “Post-marketing survey on the safety of sublingual immunotherapy in children below the age of 5 years.” Clinical and Experimental Allergy 2005, 35:560-4