Allergic Rhinitis is a usually harmless allergic reaction in your nose. It can be treated with medicines from a pharmacist. It causes irritation in your nose or sneezing, or a few other reactions we will discuss in a later section. Allergic Rhinitis, also known as hay fever , is a reaction that is caused when your body repels a certain thing. The reaction usually takes only minutes to appear after you come in contact with the allergen. Once you know what you feel uneasy and uncomfortable around, try to avoid it at all costs. These reactions can sometimes last up to days and only be treated by medicines.
Causes of Allergic Rhinitis
There are a few main causes for this reaction, but these are not the only ones to do so. There are many other things out there you might feel uncomfortable and allergic around. Contact a doctor immediately, if you feel like you don’t know what is happening to you. Below listed are the main causes of Allergic Rhinitis
This is the allergen most people get affected around. It is the most common seasonal energy. Some flowering plants like roses and trees like pear trees and cherry trees do not cause pollen allergy.
Symptoms of Allergic Rhinitis
- Sneezing, itchiness or runny nose.
- Stuffy nose
- An uncomfortable, sore and scratched or itching throat.
- Frequent or persistent headaches.
- Continuous coughing problem due to dry and scratchy throat.
- Dark circles under eyes.
If you experience any of these symptoms, make a point to contact the nearest doctor to you. It might sometimes not feel like much in the beginning, but you have to take action before the situation worsens. It usually proceeds to be more dangerous if action is not taken within a limited time.
Other Risk Factors
- Cold temperature
- Air pollution etc.
There are numerous risk factors like hairspray, perfumes, wood smoke and many more. The above listed were the few mainstream ones. If you feel anything uncomfortable around an allergen, make sure to consult a professional.
Types of Allergic Rhinitis
Based on the duration
There exist two main types of Allergic Rhinitis
These usually occur during the spring and the fall season and are typically in response to outdoor allergens like pollen. These allergies last as long as the allergen does, and you can do only as much to prevent it. Medications seem like your best option in conditions like these.
Perennial Rhinitis can be defined as an inflammatory condition of the nose, characterized by nasal obstruction, sneezing, itching, or rhinorrhea, occurring continuously for an hour or even more throughout the year.
Based on the severity
As the name suggests, this type does not show very major symptoms but is rather light. It does not hinder or interfere with your everyday activities in any way.
This causes major symptoms and interferes with your daily life activity like reduced productivity, lack of proper sleep, troublesome symptoms etc.
These are completely managed by certified physicians only. Do not take any action without a prescription or consultation.
Homeopathic Treatment for Allergic Rhinitis
You really want allergies to disappear as quickly as possible since they are so unbearably annoying. One of the safest and most natural ways to treat allergies is through homeopathy. According to the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, allergic Rhinitis, often known as nasal allergy, affects between 10 and 30 percent of people worldwide and between 20 and 30 percent of Indians.
Homeopathic medicine usually has the rule of ‘like kills like. These medicines follow an individualized treatment approach, where when you approach a doctor, they study personal characteristics and history. Following are the medicines that are commonly prescribed by a homeopathic professional for your allergic reactions
For many persons with allergic Rhinitis, especially those who also have extreme thirst, this medication works best. Other signs of Arsenic Album use include sore throat and nose, a cold that worsens at night, and nasal discharge, all of which are brought on by changes in body temperature.
During this, the burning and itching in your eyes and nose will subside in the fresh air. Clear indications include acrid nasal discharge but simple ocular discharge
One of the most typical symptoms, sneezing and nasal discharge, is treated with this. Some other symptoms resemble those of hay fever, including frontal aches and watery eye discharge.
This is used when constant sneezing occurs. Profuse nasal discharge and tearing from eyes and nose totally get stuffed in cold, damp situations, sudden change of weather from warm to cold and fast-changing weather. It is also useful when someone is exposed to freshly mown lawns (grass) or hay.
This is useful for any kind of nasal discharge that occurs due to allergies and also cures dry throat. Sticky discharge is there
Do not take these medications without a prescription. This is for informational purpose only.
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