ER visits related to food allergy in infants and toddlers 0 to 4 years of age have risen in recent years. In this video, Vivian Hernandez-Trujillo, MD discusses the recently updated NIH guidelines regarding food allergy, strategies for patient/parent consultations, and information about the first and only FDA-approved epinephrine auto-injector designed specifically for infants and toddlers weighing between 16.5 and 33 pounds, the Auvi-Q.

Dr. Hernandez-Trujillo has received compensation from the manufacturer/distributor of Auvi-Q.