Brain Tweezers – Allergies

Test your knowledge of allergies and how to handle customers with allergies.

1. What is anaphylaxis?

 
 
 
 

2. A customer comes into the pharmacy complaining of itchy eyes and a runny nose that he’s had for the past day or two. He has just moved house and has been doing a fair bit of cleaning. What can you recommend?

 
 
 
 

3. Untreated allergies can worsen other chronic respiratory problems and skin disorders.

 
 

4. What is animal dander?

 
 
 
 

5. What happens when histamine is released in large amounts?