Can allergies be cured?

Allergies can’t be cured, but symptoms can be controlled using a combination of avoidance measures and medications, as well as allergen immunotherapy in properly selected cases.

Last reviewed by a Cleveland Clinic medical professional on 11/30/2020.


  • American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology. Allergies Accessed 11/16/2020.
  • Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America. Allergy Facts and Figures Accessed 11/16/2020.

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