When should a child be hospitalized for allergies or an allergic reaction?

Hospitalization is necessary:

  • When a child is having swelling of the mouth or neck.
  • When a child has wheezing or is having difficulty breathing.

When should you call your healthcare provider?

Call your primary healthcare provider if your child experiences any return in symptoms.

Last reviewed by a Cleveland Clinic medical professional on 02/18/2015.


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