Latex Allergies Directory
Latex allergies are reactions to natural latex from rubber tree sap or any products made with latex. Research suggests latex allergies result from repeated exposure. Itching, skin dryness, or lesions of the skin are some common latex allergy symptoms. Other symptoms include rare but severe asthma, hives, and anaphylactic shock. Some common products made with latex are medical gloves, condoms, and urinary catheter tips. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of latex allergies, latex allergy symptoms, how to treat them, and much more.