8 doctors weighed in:
Are there some genetic reasons I get rhinitis off and on?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Paul Carter
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Likely
Allergy is genetic and can cause intermittent rhinitis.

In brief: Likely
Allergy is genetic and can cause intermittent rhinitis.
Dr. Paul Carter
Dr. Paul Carter
Thank
1 comment
Dr. Richard Roberts
There are also other causes besides genetics – babies who are breast-fed develop far fewer allergies, as well as babies who are allowed to play in the dirt.
Dr. Eric Toloza
Surgery - Thoracic
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Usually environment
Rhinitis usually due to allergens from the environment .
..

In brief: Usually environment
Rhinitis usually due to allergens from the environment .
..
Dr. Eric Toloza
Dr. Eric Toloza
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
23 years in practice
171K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors