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Table 7 Anaphylaxis management

From: Severe asthma and the omalizumab option

Immediate treatment Assessment of breathing, circulation and orientation
  Inject epinephrine 0.3 mg intramuscularly in lateral thigh
  Activate emergency services (911)
  Patient to be placed in recumbent position
  Establish and maintain airway Oxygen
  Establish an intravenous line
  Use nebulized beta-agonist for bronchospasm +/- corticosteroids and antihistamines
Long-term prevention Patient education
  Provision of epinephrine autoinjector
  Anaphylaxis identification (card, bracelet)
  Xolair information sheet