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I always sneeze after taking shower. How can I determine what I am allergic to?

I always sneeze after taking shower. How can I determine what I am allergic to?

Possible allergy: Showers are a common place for mold growth, spend some time cleaning the bath with anti-mold bathroom cleansers and don't forget the shower curtain. If your symptoms persist, it is probably not mold allergy. ...Read more

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If sneezing always whenever I stay in dusty area, does that mean I am allergic?

Probably: To get a sure answer, consult an allergist, they can test you to find out. Floating dust can also be an irritant and cause people to sneeze without being allergic to it, but if the dust is settlled, and you are still sneezing, you may be allergic to it. ...Read more

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Could dust allergic people sneeze a lot?

Could dust allergic people sneeze a lot?

Sneezing: Yes people allergic to dust can sneeze a lot, have itchy eyes or a runny nose. A more severe dust allergy can trigger a cough and asthma type symptoms ...Read more

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I seems to sneeze every morning, am I allergic to the AC or something?

Could b allergies.: This would suggest that you are allergic at least to something in or around the home. Pets? Dust mites? Mold in a central AC or heating system? If you tend to sneeze only when at home and not outside the home, it does argue towards an allergy to something in the home. ...Read more

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Why would my cousin be allergic to my cat when he was never allergic to cats in the past? He sneezes a lot.

Why would my cousin be allergic to my cat when he was never allergic to cats in the past? He sneezes a lot.

Allergies change: Adults change their allergies on average every seven years. Just because you have been allergic to something does not mean that you always will be, and new allergies can happen. ...Read more

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When I'm aroused I always sneeze. It almost always ruins the mood, and I'm wondering if there is such a thing as being allergic to sex?

Sexual sneezing: Has been reported since at least 1897. This may be related to the changes in blood flow that occur with sexual arousal (it goes to your nose as well as elsewhere) rather than being "allergic" to sex. It might help to use a steroid nasal spray or decongestant prior to sex. Good luck! One medical article about this is at: ...Read more

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Am I allergic to cats if I sneeze a lot around cats?

Am I allergic to cats if I sneeze a lot around cats?

Very much possible: If that is really bothersome try to avoid exposure to cats as much as you can, if you can't or symptoms get worse check with an allergist/immunologist, for evaluation and a? Allergy testing, look at aaaai. Org or acaai. Org for an allergist in your area ...Read more

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Yesterday when it was raining, I start sneezing crazily. Am I allergic to rain?

Sneezing and rain: While some people associate rain-related symptoms with mold, the more likely triggers are probably non-specific factors having little to do with allergy, such as changes in atmospheric pressure, increased levels of irritants like ozone, and increased humidity/water vapor in the air. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to running? I always sneeze when I run.

Can you be allergic to running? I always sneeze when I run.

Not an allergy: This is a common reaction to exercise known as vasomotor rhinitis. Some people get non-allergic runny nose due to overactive mucosal tissue in their nose. Common triggers include exercise, rapid temperature swings (e.g. Going from outdoors into an air conditioned room), or eating. Nasal antihistamine sprays can be helpful for some patients with this problem. ...Read more

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If I'm sneezing during and after something that im allergic to it's an allergic reaction?

If I'm sneezing during and after something that im allergic to it's an allergic reaction?

Allergy rather: Not an allergic reaction, or more exact chronic inflammation, whether is it an allergic or non allergic chronic inflammation yet to be determined, please see an allergist to sort it out, good luck ...Read more

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Is sneezing and watery eyes an allegic reaction to carbs?

Is sneezing and watery eyes an allegic reaction to carbs?

Sneezing and watery: Hello, sneezing and tearing are symptoms an allergic reaction. This could be seasonal, contact, perennial or possibly food linked. If this is a minor problem, you could try an otc antihistamine and eye drops. If it is worse, see your doctor for other therapy and possibly testing. ...Read more

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Cough and sneeze really bad when I eat chocolate am I allergic?

Cough and sneeze really bad when I eat chocolate am I allergic?

Allergic reaction: Very likely and unfortunately. Have you tried taking over-the-counter antihistamines to reduce your symptoms? You may need to see an allergist for confirmatory testing and desensitization treatment, if you can't resist having chocolate in your life. ...Read more

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If you sneeze a lot while cleaning with bleach, does that mean you are allergic to it?

If you sneeze a lot while cleaning with bleach, does that mean you are allergic to it?

Irritant: Bleach is not a recognized allergen. Most likely this type of reaction is more of an irritant reaction. ...Read more

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I sneeze a lot everytime I am in my class. I suspect I might be allergic to something in the class. What should I do?

I sneeze a lot everytime I am in my class. I suspect I might be allergic to something in the class. What should I do?

Sneezing: You could have allergic rhinitis. And there are medications to treat it. Have your nose evaluated by a board certified otolaryngologist. ...Read more

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Hi. This month I found out that I am allergic to perfume. Everytime I am near a perfume, I sneeze and get itchyskin. Possible future normal life?

Control environment.: It is possible to have a normal life but it will take a lot of work and pro-activity on your part. Everyone meaningful to you needs to know in order to help protect your personal space. You need to avoid pitfall areas like perfume departments/stores, and you may want to get allergy testing to see if certain triggers can be nullified with desensitization therapy or allergy shots. Good luck. ...Read more

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I sneeze when I drink liquor or beer. Does this mean I'm allergic?

I sneeze when I drink liquor or beer. Does this mean I'm allergic?

Alcohol: A number of people react to alcohol, some sneeze, some get a stuff and / or runny nose and some break out in hives, you may have a vasomotor reaction to it. A visit to the allergist can provide you with the right prescriptions to treat your condition. ...Read more

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Why my nose keep sneezing recently? I am not allegic to anything just recently my nose is very uncomfortable and it's hurt.

Why my nose keep sneezing recently? I am not allegic to anything just recently my nose is very uncomfortable and it's hurt.

Hard to say: Allergies can often cause sneezing....But usually not pain. It is best to see your doctor so they can check your nose and any other symptoms. ...Read more

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Why am I still allergic - leaky nose, sneezing -after a turbinate reduction surgery?

Why am I still allergic - leaky nose, sneezing -after a turbinate reduction surgery?

Still have allergy: The surgery does not cure your allergy. It reduces the swelling of the turbinates in your nose, which is a complication of your allergy. You still need to take medications for your allergy and be tested for allergy and consider being desensitized (allergy shots). See a board-certified allergist/immunologist. ...Read more

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Is eating multivitamin for allergic and sneezing good idea or earing probiotics for allergic and sneezing?? Please suggest thx..

Is eating multivitamin for allergic and sneezing good idea or earing probiotics for allergic and sneezing?? Please suggest thx..

Neutral: Multivitamins are not usually needed for people in the developed countries except in cases of severe dietary restrictions. There is little proof that they would do much for allergies. If you were to take anything, vitamin D3 may be the one. There is also no proof that probiotics do anything for hay fever or asthma although they may be helpful in some cases of eczema. Try nasal steroid. ...Read more

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Can it be possible that when I get an allergic reaction and I sneeze should I be sneezing blood a little or not?

Can it be possible that when I get an allergic reaction and I sneeze should I be sneezing blood a little or not?

Not that much.: Allergic rhinitis can cause trace nosebleeds on tissue, especialy if on nasal sprays. Stop use, add humidifier to bedroom. Gusher? Get seen. Check for ple us of capillaries on the septum. ENT can cauterize. Consider bloodwork to rule out clotting disorder, leukemia. You shouldn't be sneezing blood. ...Read more

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Hi I experience sneezing a lot in the morning post a shower which leads to cold on certain days. I don't have cynus or a deviated septum....

Hi I experience sneezing a lot in the morning post a shower which leads to cold on certain days. I don't have cynus or a deviated septum....

Check shower head: Shower heads can hold bacteria or fungi. You can either change this if you can afford this otherwise soak this in a solution made with 1/3rd baking soda and 1 cup white vinegar (baking soda will kill fungi and vinegar bacteria). ...Read more

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Recently started sneezing whenever going from warm indoor to cold outdoor and vice versa - is this allergy to something? What am I allergic to?

Recently started sneezing whenever going from warm indoor to cold outdoor and vice versa - is this allergy to something? What am I allergic to?

Sneezing: We sometimes will develop sneezing when going from one environment to another, warm to cold or cold to warm in your situation. Some people will sneeze when they come out into bright light, as in leaving a movie theater. It is not an allergy though. ...Read more

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Are sneezing and itchy nose just symptoms of allergic rhinitis?

Are sneezing and itchy nose just symptoms of allergic rhinitis?

Specific symptoms: Sneezing and nasal itching are very specific for allergic rhinitis while nasal congestion and post nasal drip occur with virtually any nasal condition. ...Read more

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Can vitamin C replaces antihistamines in perenial allergic rhinitis? I am taking 1000 mg daily from 2yrs. There is less nasal discharge but sneezing.

Vit c: I believe the answer is no but I don't think you are harming yourself. Stop the vitamin c and see if your allergies come back. If they do, restart and see if it clears. ...Read more