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Complications of Anaphylaxis
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Complications of anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis can be life-threatening if it is severe and needs urgent emergency medical treatment. Anaphylaxis can stop the heart or stop breathing, in which cause you will need CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation) to get your heart beating again.


Emergency treatment of anaphylaxis usually involves administration of epinephrine (adrenaline), which will stop the allergic reaction and allow the body to react more normally again.


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  Last reviewed: 18 November 2007 || Last updated: 12 March 2009


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Disclaimer: This guide is not intended to be used for diagnostic or prescriptive purposes. For any treatment or diagnosis of illness, please see your doctor.


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