Translation of allergen in Spanish:

allergen

alérgeno, n.

Pronunciation /ˈælərdʒ(ə)n//ˈalədʒ(ə)n/

noun

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    alérgeno masculine
    • Wherever possible, the most effective way of treating allergies is to avoid all contact with the allergen causing the reaction.
    • Your allergic reaction happens when your body's immune system mistakes the allergen for a harmful invader.
    • Avoid things that could make symptoms worse, such as air pollution and allergens.
    • The next time you're exposed to the allergen, your immune system launches an allergic reaction.
    • The goal is to desensitize you to specific allergens and decrease your need for medications.
    • Once a person is sensitized to an allergen or chemical, he or she may develop asthma.
    • First, allergic reactions are caused by allergens, the three most common ones being dust and mites, pollen and nuts.
    • Eliminate any known allergens such as certain foods, dust, or pet dander from your household.
    • Whether your eczema is due to an irritant, such as detergent, or due to an allergen, such as nickel, care and treatment of your skin is the same.
    • Gradually your body learns to accept the allergen as the harmless substance it is.
    • If allergens in the air are an asthma trigger, pollutants can make the lungs even more sensitive to them.
    • In such an enclosed environment, allergens from one food can spread to another.
    • During allergy seasons, the local news broadcasts usually tell you what allergens are in the air.
    • It is well known that vacuum cleaner bags capture large particles but can emit allergens that are too small to be collected in the bag.
    • The rash usually clears if the allergen is no longer in contact with the skin, but recurs with any slight contact with it again.
    • If you take away the allergens that were driving it initially, the inflammation is likely to continue.
    • Allergies are caused by the body's immune system reacting to allergens as if they were harmful.
    • Substances that are normally harmless could act as allergens and trigger a reaction in certain people.
    • Future exposure to the same allergens will cause the reaction to happen again.
    • Your doctor may take tests to see what allergens are causing the hay fever symptoms.