Get fast relief for hives in Fillmore CA from our caring allergy doctors.
Hives may range in size from the head of pin to a dinner plate, but one thing is for sure: they will be itchy, uncomfortable, and unsightly. Sometimes hives fade within 24 hours, but they can also endure for days or weeks. Fortunately, you don’t have to remain at the mercy of your hives for all this time. The caring allergy doctors of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology Medical Group can help you find fast relief from itchy hives in Fillmore CA with safe and effective medications.
Treating Hives in Fillmore CA
When you come to Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology Medical Group for treatment of hives in Fillmore CA, we will do everything we can to help reduce the discomfort of your current hives and prevent future hives from developing.
Our first focus will be relieving itching with antihistamines. Antihistamines are effective regardless of the cause of your hives, which might be allergies, infections, stress, sun exposure, or illness.
Secondly, we can offer allergy testing & treatment. This can help individuals whose hives may have an allergic trigger, such as:
- Insect bites or stings
Once we have identified your allergic trigger, we can provide advice on how to avoid exposure and thereby prevent hives.
Expert Help for Chronic Hives
If your hives last six weeks or more, this known as chronic hives. The good news is that the experts at Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology Medical Group have the specialized skills and knowledge required to treat chronic hives in Fillmore CA. We can provide a blood test to check for autoimmune disorders that may be triggering the condition, as well as provide treatment with XOLAIR injections.
What is XOLAIR Treatment for Chronic Hives?
XOLAIR is an FDA-approved treatment for chronic hives in Fillmore CA that works by preventing protein antibodies in your bloodstream from acting on your immune system and causing allergic reactions. You will receive an injection every 2 to 4 weeks and within a few months your chronic hives should begin to improve. We will work closely with you to determine the right frequency and dosage of XOLAIR to best manage your chronic hives.
Schedule Your Appointment Now
Has it been 24 hours since your hives appeared, with no sign of improvement? It’s time to act. Call 805-658-9500 now for an appointment with an allergist who knows how to treat hives in Fillmore CA safely and effectively.