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Although rarely requested by TSA, you may wish to carry a physician's letter with you that authorizes you to carry your medication on board your flight. Some patients also pack a written prescription for their HAE therapy to have in-hand if needed.
Keep a handy list (either on paper or in your phone) of phone numbers for your doctor, your HAEA Patient Advocate, your emergency contact, next of kin, etc.
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Be sure to check with your HAEA Patient Advocate before you travel for a referral to an HAE knowledgeable physician or an area hospital where you might receive treatment if it were necessary.
Double check to make sure you have enough therapy for a trip and for a short time after you return, so you have time for a refill to arrive. Carry your medication on board with you in your carry-on bag. Airlines are not responsible for lost checked bags or for any damage done to your medication during transit.
We all know HAE can be triggered by stress, so now try to relax and enjoy your trip.