Get fast relief for hives in Santa Clarita 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. You can get fast relief from hives in Santa Clarita CA by visiting the caring allergy specialists at Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology Medical Group.
Treating Hives in Santa Clarita CA
When you come to Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology Medical Group for treatment of hives in Santa Clarita CA, we will do everything we can to help reduce the discomfort of your current hives and prevent future hives from developing.
First, we can offer antihistamines to help relieve itching as well as suppress the production of histamines that cause hives to form. This treatment helps all patients, whether the hives are triggered by allergies, infections, stress, sun exposure, or an illness.
Next, we will run quick 15-minute allergy tests to determine if your hives have an allergic trigger. Our tests can identify allergies related to:
- Insect bites or stings
Identifying the allergic trigger of your hives is very valuable to our treatment efforts, because in some cases we can reduce your immune reaction to the trigger with immunotherapy and thereby actually prevent future outbreaks of hives.
Expert Help for Chronic Hives
If your hives last six weeks or more, this known as chronic hives. Fortunately, you can get help with chronic hives in Santa Clarita CA from the experienced allergists at Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology Medical Group. 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 Santa Clarita 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
If your hives appeared 24 hours ago and have not begun to fade, you can call 805-658-9500 to find relief. We will be happy to schedule an appointment for you right away so you can get expert treatment for your hives in XX CA.