When I saw the allergist I asked if I were allergic to the sun and he said no.
Children who have an allergic reaction after the first shot should be referred to an allergist before continuing with the DTP injections.
The allergist may also do a food challenge in the doctor's office.
Parents considering allergy shots for their child should be referred to a board certified allergist.
An allergist will follow specific steps to determine if allergy shots are necessary.