Severe Allergic Reaction (Anaphylactic Shock) (cont.)
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When to Seek Medical Care
Act quickly if someone experiences the symptoms of an anaphylactic reaction. True anaphylaxis is a medical emergency and requires immediate treatment in an emergency department of a hospital, where the person can be watched closely and life-saving treatment can be given.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/10/2014
Jerry R. Balentine, DO, FACEP
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