Effect of an ACE inhibitor on allergic reaction to a bee sting.


An 83-year-old man being treated with combination product containing perindopril and indapamide had a systemic reaction after being stung by a bee. An angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor may significantly increase the severity of allergic reactions after being stung by bees, ants, or wasps. Clinicians should be aware of the potential for this phenomenon… (More)
DOI: 10.4140/TCP.n.2014.625


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