All intradermal skin test responses in the group without LA latex in immunization vials negative. However, for the sake of argument, assuming that this test is significantly positive actually a value of 8. I am not aware of latex being involved for any immunization except via the fact that they have latex caps on the vials. Several companies perform this test and they each have their own scale. You are commenting using your Facebook account.
Latex Allergies and Vaccines
Risk of anaphylaxis to latex from injection obtained from rubber-stoppered vials. The best that we can say is that reactions to latex due to the amount of latex that would be obtained from a rubber-stoppered vial are rare, but they have been reported. Because of this, experts, quite naturally, differ in their recommendations. I have anaphylaxis reaction to latex exposure.
The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists AANAon the other hand, state that in a patient at risk, medication should be taken from opened multidose vials removing the stoppers. We latex in immunization vials a response from Dr. Two subjects with LA had inexplicable, positive, nonreproducible intradermal skin test reactions to solutions from vials containing bromobutyl but not vials with isoprene synthetic closures. When one reviews the literature and the suggestions of professional societies, one can see that recommendations have varied.