Q:

11/12/2012
Our ambulatory allergy clinic uses multidose vials of allergen extracts purchased from a manufacturer that are not assigned to a specific patient. Do these vials require a 28-day expiration once they are opened?

A:

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Phil Lieberman, M.D.

AAAAI - American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology