Effect of nifedipine on skin prick tests.


The immediate skin test due to interaction between allergen and mast cell bound IgE is one of the cornerstones in the clinical allergy workup. The release of histamine and other mediators from basophils and mast cells depends on the influx of Ca2+ into these cells when stimulated. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of common therapeutic doses… (More)


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@article{Rivas1990EffectON, title={Effect of nifedipine on skin prick tests.}, author={Montserrat Fernandez Rivas and J Puyana and Santiago Quirce and Bel{\'e}n de la Hoz and Javier Cuesta and Elizabeth Losada}, journal={Allergologia et immunopathologia}, year={1990}, volume={18 2}, pages={79-82} }