Symptoms of allergies?

Allergy symptoms. Allergies can cause a large variety of symptoms: most common is hay fever (molds, dust, pollen) with watery runny nose, watery eyes & itching, nasal itch, sneezing, and congestion. Plant/tree/grass allergies can cause eczema, a skin rash, as can food allergies. Aerosolized allergens (pet dander, pollen, etc.) can cause asthma with chest tightness and wheezing.

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What are symptoms of allergies?

Allergy symptoms. Sneezing; itchy, watery eyes; dark circles under eyes ("allergic shiners"); crease at base of nose (from "allergic salute"-wiping nose upwards with back of hand; post-nasal drainage; lack of energy. Many treatments available to relieve symptoms: antihistamines (claritin/zyrtec), nasal steroid sprays, mast cell stabilizer spray (cells that release histamine), desensitization tx to allergens. Read more...
Multiple symptoms. Type i hsr (typical allergies as people think of them) lead to symptoms that can affect many parts of the body including the skin (flushing, hives, itching, swelling), throat closure, change in quality of voice, breathing difficulties (coughing, wheezing, tightness, shortness of breath), GI problems (vomiting, diarrhea), and can cause cardiovascular effects such as rapid heart rate, shock, death. Read more...

What are the symptoms of allergies?

Nasal and Eye Signs. Allergic rhinitis presents with a variety of symptoms including congestion, running, itching (eyes and nose), and post-nasal drip that can be seasonal or year round. Triggers can be allergic (animal dander, pollen, dust mites) or non-allergic (strong scents/odors, cleaning products, weather changes). There are also medication and food allergies with more immediate symptoms. See an Allergist. Read more...

What are symptoms of allergies to animals?

Please see below. The symptoms of allergies to animals are similar to those of allergies to other things: rash (including hives), runny or stuffy nose, wheeze, watery, red, or puffy eyes, itch, cough, sneezing, etc. Read more...
Many. Allergies to animal dander/saliva can lead to: 1. Nasal & eye symptoms: itching, sneezing, congestion, runny nose; watery, itchy, red eye 2. Asthma 3. Hives 4. Anaphylaxis rarely 5. Hypersensitivity pneumonitis: more rare. Read more...

What are some of the symptoms of allergies?

Allergy Symptoms. Allergic rhinitis symptoms include sneezing, runny nose, nasal congestion, itchy nose or eyes, sinus pressure, tearing, red eyes, ear fullness, post-nasal drainage. Allergic symptoms in the skin or lungs can manifest differently but usually when one asks about "allergy" symptoms it most commonly refers to rhinitis. Read more...
LONG list. Allergies come in many forms. Most people think of allergies as causing nose and sinus problems such as sneezing, nasal drainage, and congestion, however, other symptoms can include itchy and watery eyes, or in more severe cases, rash, nausea, vomiting, difficulty breathing, and even confusion or dizziness. Read more...

What are the usual symptoms of allergies in people?

Depends. Upper airway: stuffy nose, itchy nose, sneezing, sniffing, itchy roof of mouth or throat, itchy, watery eyes. Lungs: coughing, wheezing, chest pain, shortness of breath skin: itchy rash. (itchy without rash, rash not itchy is not allergy) gi: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea after eating certain foods. Gi symptoms are not specific to allergy. History is very important. Read more...

What to do if I have no allergies but I have the symptoms of allergies. What do I have?

Nonallergic rhinitis. You can have irritant induced swelling of the nose, vasomotor rhinitis (symptoms from exposure to smoke or strong odors), chronic infection, thyroid issues, anatomical issues (deviated septum) or other causes. See an allergist and be evaluated. Read more...

Are these symptoms of allergies or hayfever?

What symptoms. You did not post your symptoms. However, the symptoms of allergies and hay fever, which is another name for allergies, are the same. Read more...