Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Services 68 Tadmuck, Suite 3
Westford, MA 01886

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    • MARCH 31, 2020
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    Epinephrine Patient Letter

    Dear Patient (or Parent/Caregiver), We are writing with a safety message about your/your child’s medical device. You (or your child) have been prescribed epinephrine during the last 12 months by a clinician within Partners HealthCare System and may have an emergency device called an EPINEPHRINE INJECTOR or EPIPEN. The manufacturers of EPINEPHRINE and EPIPEN auto-injectors

    • NOVEMBER 5, 2018
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    Office Hours for NOV/DEC

    November/December Office Hours Monday, 8-5 Tuesday, 8-5 Wednesday, 10-7 Thursday, 8-5 Friday, CLOSED for patient care THERE MAY BE ADDITIONAL ADJUSTMENTS ON OCCASION (EX. HOLIDAYS) PLEASE SCHEDULE APPOINTMENTS IN ADVANCE THANK YOU!

    • NOVEMBER 5, 2018
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    Toys for Tots

    Allergy West has partnered with the Marine Corps to host a donation drop. Donate a new unwrapped to here, Nov 1 through Nov 30, for less fortunate children throughout Middlesex County to experience the joy of the holidays.

    • OCTOBER 4, 2018
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    We welcome Our new Nurse Practitioner

    We are happy to welcome Robin Orford, NP to our practice.  She will be accepting new patients beginning in November.

    • OCTOBER 4, 2018
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    Schedule Adjustments for Oct/Nov

    One of our physicians will be on medical leave, therefore, we will have some temporary adjustments to our schedule.  Mondays in November, our office will be closing at 6pm (exception Nov. 12th – 5pm).  The office will be closed on Friday’s mid-October through February 15th.

    • APRIL 8, 2017
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    Recall Alert! GSK announces recall of albuterol inhalers.

    RECALL ALERT! On April 6, 2017, GSK announced a recall of albuterol inhalers. The affected lot numbers can be found here: http://www.cnn.com/2017/04/06/health/albuterol-inhaler-recall/

    • APRIL 1, 2017
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    FDA Alerts Consumers Of EpiPen Recall

    On March 31,2017, the FDA announced a recall of a small number of EpiPen devices. Please check the lot number and expiration date of your EpiPen devices. A list of affected lot numbers and expiration dates can be found here: https://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm550170.htm      

    • JANUARY 28, 2016
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    An Important message from America Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

    Dear Colleagues, It is important that patients understand their access to allergen immunotherapy is at great risk under the USP’s proposed changes to Chapter 797. To spread the word and allow patients to voice their concern to USP, the AAAAI has set up an online petition that patients can sign. The petition is available at:

    • OCTOBER 29, 2015
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    Sanofi recalls all pen injectors used for allergic reactions

    BRIDGEWATER, N.J. —Sanofi is recalling hundreds of thousands of epinephrine injectors used to treat severe allergic reactions because they may not deliver the correct amount of the lifesaving drug. The recall includes all Auvi-Q injections currently on the U.S. market, or roughly 490,000 packs of the devices, the company says. Most packs include two injectors.

    • OCTOBER 5, 2015
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    Penicillin Allergies

    Penicillin belongs to an important group of antibiotics called beta-lactam antibiotics which are generally effective in treating common bacterial infections, are relatively inexpensive and are therefore widely used to treat skin, ear, sinus and upper respiratory tract infections. It is known that about 90% of patients with history of a “penicillin allergy” are not truly