Allergies can cause runny, congested noses; red, watering eyes; itching; and sneezing. Here’s a snapshot of a variety of allergy symptoms caused by a variety of conditions:
Nose – stuffiness, sneezing, itching
Lungs – coughing, wheezing, chest tightness
Digestive System – nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
Eyes – tearing, itching, burning
Skin – hives, rash, swelling
Body as a whole – anaphylaxis or shock
Do I Need to See an Allergist?
Find yourself wondering if you should see an allergist for you allergy symptoms? Dr. Bubak, board certified allergist at Dakota Allergy and Asthma, will walk you through a simple allergy assessment review things like your symptoms, over-the-counter (OTC) medication options, how you respond to those options and even how you liked the OTC medications.