Guidance: Anaphylaxis

On this page, you’ll find a selection of resources relating to anaphylaxis.

Clinical information

Emergency treatment of anaphylactic reactions- Guidelines for healthcare providers: This set of guidelines, slides and posters will provide guidance to healthcare providers who are expected to deal with an anaphylactic reaction.

Vaccination-specific anaphylaxis guidance: This guidance has been produced to support the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccination and is specifically designed to manage anaphylaxis in the vaccination setting. For all other anaphylaxis treatment guidance, please continue to use ‘Emergency treatment of anaphylactic reactions- Guidelines for healthcare providers’.

Consultations

2021 draft anaphylaxis consultation: The 2021 draft of 'Emergency treatment of anaphylaxis guidelines for healthcare providers' is available for public consultation until 5pm Monday 15 February.

Resources

Discussions on anaphylactic reactions: Dr Joe Unsworth hosts two podcasts on managing anaphylaxis. 

FAQs: We’ve compiled answers to your frequently asked questions on anaphylaxis.