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Allergies in Legacy eRx

In Legacy eRx, a patient's allergies are listed under the Compose Rx tab.  eRx uses the allergies entered here when checking for Drug-Allergy Interactions.  Allergies entered in Open Dental (Patient's Allergy List) are not currently passed to Legacy eRx; you must manually enter them.

To add an allergy:

  1. Click Allergy / Intolerance.

  1. Enter all or part of the allergy (brand, ingredient, or drug category such as NSAID), then click Search For Allergy.  You can also select a Common Allergy / Intolerance, or add a non-drug allergy if a match is not found.

  1. Click the dropdown to select the allergy severity level and onset date.  Enter any notes. 
  2. Click Save Allergy.  It will be added to the list.


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