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Which Allergies Do Shots Work For?

Allergy shots help your body get used to the things that trigger your allergic reaction. They usually work well when you’re allergic to pollen, mold, cat dander, dust mites, and insect stings. There’s no proof that they help if you’re allergic to some food or medications, or to latex.

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Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD on November 05, 2012

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