Allergy shots are a form of immunotherapy designed to work with the immune system to help you naturally build a tolerance to your allergen triggers.
Conditions Treated by Allergy Shots
Allergy shots are used for specific types of allergies; primary environmental allergies. They cannot be used to treat food allergies or allergies to medication. Some allergens that can be used include:
- Pet dander
- Dust mites
- Bee venom