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I have allergic rhinitis, idid skin test( cockroach allergy) I am taking zykast, nasonex, (mometasone) sterimar it s already 5 months but no improvement , ?

I have allergic rhinitis, idid skin test(  cockroach allergy) I am taking zykast, nasonex, (mometasone) sterimar  it s already 5 months but no improvement ,   
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Allergies: See a board certified allergist, and see if they can offer allergen immunotherapy to help you with your symptoms, ultimately, allergen avoidance is the key to improve your symptoms, determine where your exposure to cockroach is. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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If you know any treatment for cockroach allergies?

If you know any treatment for cockroach allergies?

OTC: The treatment would be the same as most other allergies. Avoidance, if possible is best. Otherwise, otc claritin, (loratadine) zyrtec or allegra. ...Read more

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I have allergic rhinitis, idid skin test( cockroach allergy) I am taking zykast, nasonex, (mometasone) sterimar it s already 5 months but no improvement , ?

Allergies: See a board certified allergist, and see if they can offer allergen immunotherapy to help you with your symptoms, ultimately, allergen avoidance is the key to improve your symptoms, determine where your exposure to cockroach is. ...Read more

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If you know any treatment for cockroach allergies?

OTC: The treatment would be the same as most other allergies. Avoidance, if possible is best. Otherwise, otc claritin, (loratadine) zyrtec or allegra. ...Read more

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Do cockroaches trigger my allergies?

They can!: Cockroaches are a common cause of allergic symptoms, especially in inner cities. ...Read more

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What are the signs or symptoms of cockroach bite?

Cockroach bite: Cockroaches do not bite humans. However there are a lot of other creatures do bite humans. ...Read more