IgE – Immediate
Reaction – Allergy
An abnormal immune response to airborne, food or environmental allergens. Occurs within minutes of exposure to the allergen. Symptoms may include swelling, itching of the throat, eyelids, face, hives, rashes, nasal congestion, bloating, abdominal pain or abrupt diarrhoea.
NB: any swelling of the lips or throat, difficulty breathing seek immediate medical attention