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Dr. Adam Lewis
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Nose Itch (Overview)

Nose itch is a symptom often caused by irritants such as pollen.


Dr. Adam Lewis
14 doctors shared insights

Nose Itch (Overview)

Nose itch is a symptom often caused by irritants such as pollen.


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What does it mean when my nose itches and runs and I sneeze a lot?

What does it mean when my nose itches and runs and I sneeze a lot?

Allergy: To me it sounds like you have allergic rhinitis. The symptoms are very suggestive of that disorder. Your nose membranes can react to different types of substances called allergens. They cause swelling and redness and a lot of mucus. Pollens for instance are being attacked by your bodies immune system as harmful and causing a severe inflamation. Most of us have no problem. ...Read more

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Treating a Nose Bleed (Checklist)

Apply compression at the front of the nose
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Gently pack the nose with cotton
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If your nosebleeds are continuous or frequent, go to the ER
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I have to sneeze about 20 times a day, and my nose itches incredibly at times, outside and lots by the hairs. Itching my head makes my nose itch also?

I have to sneeze about 20 times a day, and my nose itches incredibly at times, outside and lots by the hairs. Itching my head makes my nose itch also?

See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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I have to sneeze about 20 times a day, and my nose itches incredibly at times, outside and lots by the hairs. Itching my head makes my nose itch also?

See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Treating Jock Itch (Checklist)

Treat affected areas with a topical antifungal cream
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See a Dermatologist for resistant or widespread cases
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Why does my nose itch?

Why does my nose itch?

Itchy nose: May be simply a matter of dry air, common with heaters & heating systems. Try running a vaporizer &/or using saline nasal spray/gel to moisten the nasal mucosa. If you're sneezing a lot, allergies may be involved, in which case an air filter may help. ...Read more

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Why does my nose itch so bad this morning?

Why does my nose itch so bad this morning?

Itchy nose: May be simply a matter of dry air, common with heaters & heating systems. Try running a vaporizer &/or using saline nasal spray/gel to moisten the nasal mucosa. If you're sneezing a lot, allergies may be involved, in which case an air filter may help. ...Read more

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Why does nose itch after taking pain pills?

Why does nose itch after taking pain pills?

Nose itch: Nose itch is a common side effect of opiate medications (pain pills). In some cases it can be the harbinger of an allergy, in which case it will gradually get worse every time with other symptoms appearing, or, more commonly, it is just an intolerance, a minor nuisance that comes with taking that kind of medication. The occurrence of hives with the itchy nose means you should never take it again. ...Read more

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

Itches are a clinical finding in which a person's skin has a sensation of non-painful irritation ...Read more


Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Nasal (Definition)

NaSal is a nasal preparation which is a kind of ...Read more