The safety and efficacy of sublingual and oral immunotherapy for milk allergy.

  title={The safety and efficacy of sublingual and oral immunotherapy for milk allergy.},
  author={Corinne A. Keet and Pamela A Frischmeyer-Guerrerio and Ananth Thyagarajan and John T. Schroeder and Robert M. Hamilton and Stephen R Boden and Pamela J Steele and Sarah Driggers and Arvil Wesley Burks and Robert B. Wood},
  journal={The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology},
  volume={129 2},
  pages={448-55, 455.e1-5}
BACKGROUND Oral immunotherapy (OIT) and sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) are potential therapies for food allergy, but the optimal method of administration, mechanism of action, and duration of response remain unknown. OBJECTIVE We sought to explore the safety and efficacy of OIT and SLIT for the treatment of cow's milk (CM) allergy. METHODS We randomized children with CM allergy to SLIT alone or SLIT followed by OIT. After screening double-blind, placebo-controlled food challenges and… CONTINUE READING
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