lavender fields for essential oils

Halted Allergic Reaction To Shrimp During Vacation

Author: Melissa L.
Date: 07-31-2014
Views: 1,960
Word Count: 168
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 9990-OR

Warning: Not all essential oil brands are the same quality. If you expect to achieve results similar to those described in this testimonial, then ensure that the oil you are using is made from pesticide-free plants grown in optimal conditions. Also, the brand should be a 100% pure, high-quality essential oil that does not contain any synthetic additives. Do your own research or ask trusted friends to find a brand that is reputable.

My family and I were having dinner at a restaurant while on vacation. I ate something that, unknown to me, contained a small amount of shrimp, which I am allergic to.

My ears and throat started itching immediately, and my husband wanted to run across the street to a drug store for an antihistamine. I assured him that I was okay and that I would let him know if my reaction worsened.

We completed our meal and headed home. By the time we got home, the itching had stopped, but the severe stomach pain (that always follows) had begun.

I reached for the antihistamine but then decided to try my essential oils instead, since I have never really gotten relief from the pills anyway. I rubbed 2 drops of DiGize on my upper stomach where the pain was, and in less than 5 minutes the pain and discomfort were completely gone!

After over 20 years of suffering for hours whenever I accidentally eat shrimp, this immediate relief is wonderful!

Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: anaphylactic, anaphylaxis, seafood, nuts, peanut, peanuts, epipen, epinephrine.

Available Options

You can use the link below to ask the author a question. Once you register for your own free membership, the other options will become available.

Tell Your Friends

Take advantage of social media to introduce people to high-quality essential oils. They will not need to login to read any testimonial that you share. If they register for our free membership, then they will be able to conduct their own keyword searches. What an easy way to help others!

Disclaimer is not responsible for the accuracy of content written by testimonial authors. The information on our website is provided for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, mitigate, or prevent any diseases, illnesses, or imbalances and should not be used in place of medical advice from your health care professional. The statements made in these testimonials have not been clinically proven or evaluated by the FDA. Extra caution should be taken when using essential oils with young children and animals. We assume no responsibility for the use or misuse of this material. Your use of this website indicates your agreement to our Terms of Use, our Privacy Policy, and our Full Disclaimer.