Glucocorticoids are an increasingly common treatment for anaphylaxis (Choo et al., 2012).
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“During an episode of anaphylaxis, some 80% to 90% of individuals experience flushing, itching, hives, angioedema, or other skin or mucosal symptoms; up to 70% have stridor, dysphonia, cough, chest tightness, shortness of breath, wheezing, or other respiratory symptoms; and up to 45% have vomiting, diarrhoea, or cramplike abdominal pain.” (Choo et al., 2012, p. 4).
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Choo, K. J. L., Simons, F. E. R., & Sheikh, A. (2012). Glucocorticoids for the treatment of anaphylaxis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. https://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD007596.pub3