Effects of oral cromolyn on the nasal response due to foods.

  title={Effects of oral cromolyn on the nasal response due to foods.},
  author={Zdeněk Pelik{\'a}n and M. Pelikan-Filipek},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  volume={115 10},
Thirty-eight patients with a perennial allergic rhinitis, who developed a nasal response to ingestion challenge with certain foods, were randomly selected for protection tests with oral cromolyn sodium (Nalcrom). The food challenges were performed in combination with rhinomanometry. The patients were pretreated with cromolyn or placebo by double-blind crossover schedule, in a daily oral dose of 200 mg (four times), starting 3 days before and continuing up to 3 days after the food ingestion… CONTINUE READING