Doctor insights on:
Itchy Nose During Sleep
Everytime I wake from sleep I end up with itchy nose and lots of sneezing. Think its dust allergy. House can never be free of dust though. Any ideas?
Pets?: Is your home dusty? Do you sleep with allergy free and down free pillow. Do you have carpet or bare floor.? Do you sleep with any pets? All of these should be considered in an allergy evaluation. Is there a dusty environment where you live. Take all this information to your doctor and you may need testing. If you do not want to do this take allergy meds prior to going to sleep. ...Read more
I have an itchy nose when I go to bed (only when I'm in bed). I start sniffling and I have to get up to blow my nose. How do I stop this?
While taking an antihistamine or using a nasal steroid spray daily may help your symptoms, finding the source of your apparent allergic reaction would be best. Dust or dust mites are the most likely
Try replacing your pillow with a non-allergic one. Try vacuuming under your bed and mattress itself. Then cover the mattress with a zippered impermeable cover that is made for people with allergies. ...Read more
Histaminic reaction?: Doubt food allergy. Milk, eggs, wheat, soybeans, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts ; peanuts cause 90 % of food allergic reactions. Up to 15 million americans suffer from food allergies ; need to avoid not only certain foods but any ingredient that contains proteins derived from them. In some cases, anaphylaxis can result. See http://www. Boston. Com/lifestyle/health/blog/nutrition/2013/11. ...Read more
Allergy sx relief: Oral antihistamines like Claritin or zyrtec or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) (latter 2 may cause drowsiness; so caution with driving) will calm down the itching sensation. If more is needed, see doc for prescription steroid nasal spray, which works differently from the antihistamines & will provide added relief. If allergies severe, see allergist for desensitization therapy. ...Read more
Likely allergy: A cold is not associated with itching. ...Read more
It certainly can!: Itchy eyes and an itchy nose are common manifestations of allergy. Try to be aware of when the symptoms occur and see if a otc antihistamine is effective at relieving your symptoms. If it happens all the time you may benefit from seeing an allergy specialist and allergy testing. ...Read more
Multi-prong approach: The treatment approach for allergies is avoidance of the triggering allergy, medications and allergy injections if necessary. Nasal steroid sprays are the most effective treatment. Singulair (montelukast) has about the same effectiveness as antihistamines. A board certified allergist is a great resource to provide an individualized treatment plan just for you. ...Read more
Itchy eyes: You may have an allergic response to the alcohol or a preservative in the alcohol. As long as you have no shortness of breath, it is ok to try some artificial tears, or an allergy drop such as zaditor (ketotifen) (over the counter). If symptoms persist, call your local ophthalmologist. ...Read more
What could be reason that I sneeze when I eat sugary foods and have an itchy nose when eating hot food?
Hot foods easily expalined. Vapors of hot food are going into your sinsuses and nasal passages. This can cause itching.
Why you sneeze with sugary foods is a mystery. ...Read more
I get an extremely itchy nose and sometimes other spots randomly while eating, I also sometimes experience what feels like stomach attacks...
I have this wet cough now for about 2 weeks. Never ever had this type of cough before in my life. Have also itchy nose and eyes and sinus phlem?
How do I know if I have alergies and how can I heal it I have a runny nose, itchy nose, and sneeze?
Allergies?: Get checked out by a doctor. Could be from allergies. This can usually be helped with medication. You may need allergy testing to help make the diagnosis. ...Read more
Can mold in your home make you emotional have head pain allergys like itchy nose stomic pain an just make you sick an emotionally crazy?
Mold: If you have mold allergy, you can experience an itchy nose, nasal congestion and headaches. These if present for a long time can technically dirve you crazy, out of frustration and not feeling well. You should first establish if you are allergic to mold, see an allergist if you have the above symptoms. ...Read more
Itchy eyes with slight redness. Sneezing and itchy nose. I wake till late night which I can't stop and use mobiles for hours to see contents. Suggest.
Allergies: Try over the counter antihistamines.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have awful allergies right now with itchy nose, ears and through. And on top of it I have had a severe cold. With out even thinking I took Benadryl?
Benadryl: Not sure exactly what your question is but Benadryl will help your symptoms from allergies. ...Read more
Do I need to go see someone? I currently have a dry itchy nose from allergies, and I've been sneezing a lot. However, I just sneezed and got a bloody nose from it. I had stuffed it with a tampon to try to get it to go away and when I pulled it out, a huge
Usually: Usually you get a nose bleed to stop by applying pressure. Your allergies and your smoking might be an issue. If you can't get the bleeding to stop then you might need to be treated by an ear/nose/throat doctor. ...Read more
23 F experiencing itchy swollen eyes, itchy nose feeling like I'm going to sneeze constantly and a cough??
Every morning, right after I wake up I start sneezing, and have an itchy nose and watery eyes that sometimes itch. What could I be allergic to?
Probably dust: Fairly common symptoms for dust allergies. Builds up as you sleep. Allergies cause itching & tearing. Over-the-counter allergy medicine & eyedrops help relieve it. Zaditor (ketotifen) is a good eye drop for allergies. You can also take over the counter medicine like loratidine in the morning or zyrtec before bed. ...Read more
I took an allegra (fexofenadine) for my allergies, but I still neezing, itchy eyes, itchy nose, and constant sneezing, what should I do to help?
You may need steroid: Allegra (fexofenadine) is more preventive than curative for allergies. You may need low dose steroids like Prednisone for quick relief. Of course if you have chronic allergies you may need the immunocap test done to find out what you are allergic to and if you are a candidate for immunotherapy or in simple words allergy shots for desensitization. Please consult a family doctor or an allergist to discuss this. ...Read more
What should I do if I have a runny nose, itchy nose, and sneeze and I have a spray called nasonex (mometasone) will it help?
Hi docs was wondering what causes itchy outer mouth region only on top lip also itchy nose & sneezing took loritadine but didn't help reduce lip itch?
See doctor: And have it checked, diagnosed and treated Sounds like it may be an allergy. ...Read more
Hi what causes itchy nose, lips, inside mouth and frequently sneezing? Itchy around corner of lips and itchy face now and itchy legs
Allergies: You have gotten exposed to something that you are allergic to. It could be something environmental in the air or some sort of food or skin product. Pay attention and see if you can figure out what it is. Try a non-sedating antihistamine like loratadine to help with the itching. ...Read more