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Can allergy shots prevent allergic reactions to insect stings?

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Yes. They're about 97% effective. Over a series of doctor visits, you’ll get gradually increasing doses of venom to train your immune system to resist to a future allergic reaction.

From: Are You Allergic to Insect Stings? WebMD Medical Reference

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American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: "Stinging Insect Allergy" and "Stinging Insect Allergy: Tips to Remember."

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on February 28, 2018

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American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: "Stinging Insect Allergy" and "Stinging Insect Allergy: Tips to Remember."

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on February 28, 2018

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