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What are all the options to ease my very bad nose allergies while pregnant?
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Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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Though pregnant women can have allergies, in many instances the worsening of nasal congestion with pregnancy is a result of .
.. Pregnancy. Sometimes called "the hay fever of pregnancy", blood vessels will become increasingly engorged due to hormonal changes that occur. This generally worsens in the second and third trimester and resolves with delivery. Nasal steroids can help as well.

In brief: Delivery!
Though pregnant women can have allergies, in many instances the worsening of nasal congestion with pregnancy is a result of .
.. Pregnancy. Sometimes called "the hay fever of pregnancy", blood vessels will become increasingly engorged due to hormonal changes that occur. This generally worsens in the second and third trimester and resolves with delivery. Nasal steroids can help as well.
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Dr. Kristi Kohl
Our ENTs are also now recommending sinus rinses to use up to 3-4 times a day in addition to nasal saline. It washes out any pollen and also shrinks the excess fluid in the nose by osmosis.
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