Definition of nonallergic in English:

nonallergic

adjective

  • 1Not having an allergy to something.

    ‘get a nonallergic person to do this job’
    • ‘Therefore, in a first approach, the aim of this study was to instill suspensions collected simultaneously into two different lung segments of healthy nonallergic subjects.’
    • ‘When stratified by allergy status, allergic subjects with higher endotoxin exposure were no more likely to have diagnosed asthma or asthma symptoms than nonallergic subjects.’
    • ‘Airway remodeling is a feature of chronic asthma, but may also differ, as in adults in children with allergic and non-allergic asthma.’
    • ‘They further use these unproven methods to diagnose ‘allergies’ as causes of non-allergic diseases such as arthritis, colitis, and migraine headaches.’
    • ‘Thirteen allergic subjects with asthma and six nonallergic normal subjects were recruited for the study.’
    • ‘Thirteen subjects with allergic asthma and six normal nonallergic subjects were enrolled in this study from November 2002 until January 2004.’
    • ‘To determine if the response to inhaled toxin was limited to allergic sheep, we studied its effect in four nonallergic sheep.’
    • ‘Asthma and wheeze among nonallergic subjects were nonsignificantly related to endotoxin exposure.’
    • ‘Penicillin or amoxicillin-clavulanate potassium is recommended for use in nonallergic patients with dog bites.’
    • ‘As was seen in the allergic animals, the substance caused a concentration-dependent bronchial constriction in these nonallergic sheep.’
    • ‘For bed endotoxin, allergic subjects were more likely than nonallergic subjects to wheeze with higher endotoxin concentration.’
    • ‘It should be noted that we did not study the toxin-induced changes in nonallergic sheep.’
    • ‘Children in Finland who occupied a mold-contaminated school building suffered from asthma and/or allergy and had higher antibodies than nonallergic children.’
    • ‘If you're allergic, either wear a dust mask or get a nonallergic person to do this job.’
    • ‘It may involve allergic or non-allergic reactions.’
    1. 1.1 Not caused by an allergy.
      ‘nonallergic skin rashes’
      • ‘The airway response to organic dust inhalation appears to be primarily mediated by nonallergic inflammatory mechanisms.’
      • ‘Irritant contact dermatitis is a nonallergic reaction resulting from sensitivity to soap, hand cream, powder, disinfectants, and temperature and pH extremes.’
      • ‘We agree that the role of host susceptibility in nonallergic asthma syndromes is a necessary area for future research.’
      • ‘The only way to truly distinguish between allergic and nonallergic rhinitis is through allergy testing.’
      • ‘The genetic and environmental elements that may be most important in the development of severe disease are poorly understood, but likely include both allergic and nonallergic elements.’
      • ‘Oral antihistamines typically aren't effective for nonallergic rhinitis.’
      • ‘In most cases though, asthma results from a combination of allergic and nonallergic responses.’
      • ‘Patients with the most common type of nonallergic rhinitis, vasomotor rhinitis, can have symptoms similar to those in the allergic group.’
      • ‘Baseline lung function tests, measurement of nonallergic bronchial hyperresponsiveness, and measurement of airway inflammation will be performed.’
      • ‘Several recent studies have suggested that the role of endotoxin in asthma may differ for those with allergic asthma and those with nonallergic asthma.’
      • ‘Sometimes what you think may be an allergic reaction is instead a nonallergic side effect of the drug you're taking.’
      • ‘Irritant contact dermatitis is a nonallergic reaction that usually results from friction, occlusion, or maceration that may occur while wearing gloves.’
      • ‘This might reflect the fact that the pathogenesis of chronic allergic rhinosinusitis might differ from that of nonallergic chronic rhinosinusitis.’
      • ‘Distinct sets of molecular mechanisms may be implicated in allergic, infectious, and nonallergic disorders.’
      • ‘Outcome assessment should include lung function, measurement of nonallergic bronchial hyperresponsiveness, and quality of life.’
      • ‘This is a study to investigate the efficacy of self-application of topical capsaicin in the treatment of symptoms of nonallergic, non-infective perennial rhinitis.’
      • ‘The differences in the prevalence rates of nonallergic respiratory symptoms between the two cities decreased and lung function impairment improved along with improved air quality.’
      • ‘Although no cure exists for latex allergies, nonallergic skin rashes can be treated with doctor-prescribed or over-the-counter ointments, creams, or jellies.’
      • ‘People with a predisposition to develop atopic eczema are particularly sensitive to skin-irritating chemicals and easily develop nonallergic contact dermatitis.’
      • ‘The only available orally active decongestant, pseudoephedrine, was not identified in any trial concerning management of nonallergic rhinitis.’
    2. 1.2 Not causing an allergic reaction.
      ‘select nonallergic, washable bedding materials’
      • ‘However, some people tend to suffer allergic effects when not wearing the real thing, but do not attempt to substitute fake jewellery by non-allergic coloured plastic fare.’

Pronunciation

nonallergic

/ˌnɑnəˈlərdʒɪk//ˌnänəˈlərjik/