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why does my nose always run when i eat even non spicy foods?

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Dr. Malaika Witter Hewitt
22 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Vasomotor rhinitis: This is a non-allergic rhinitis that can be triggered by multiple causes, including spicy food, stress, temperature extremes, and pungent odors. The "non-spicy" food may have ingredients that have this effect, as some spices can do that without tasting "spicy.".
Answered on Apr 10, 2018
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Dr. Roshni Patel
17 years experience Family Medicine
Runny nose Eating: U may have something called vasomotor rhinitis. It's triggered by temperature of food for some people.
Answered on Apr 7, 2020
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