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What is oral immunotherapy?

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Oral immunotherapy comes in the form of allergy shots, drops, or tablets you put under your tongue. It can markedly reduce allergy symptoms or even make them go away.

SOURCES:

American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology: "Allergy Treatment," "Sublingual Immunotherapy."

UpToDate: "Oral and sublingual immunotherapy for allergic rhinitis."

News release, FDA.

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on June 14, 2020

SOURCES:

American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology: "Allergy Treatment," "Sublingual Immunotherapy."

UpToDate: "Oral and sublingual immunotherapy for allergic rhinitis."

News release, FDA.

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on June 14, 2020

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