Allergic rhinitis easily confused with sinusitis, fatigue for patients. There are two types of allergic rhinitis, type of cycling and non-cycling categories.
Cycle type usually occurs suddenly in the early season hot or cold or hot and humid season. Patients feel stinging in the nasal, sneezing constantly, maybe itchy nose, watery eyes, red eyes, watery eyes (very easily confused with diseases of the eye). Next to the water flow in the nose, such as water. Having a burning sensation in the throat. Daytime appear more such attacks, especially in the early morning just woke up, but up to stay calm and lasted a few days to a few weeks, if not treated.
Allergic rhinitis no cycle, symptoms are similar to cycling, but differs in that the disease does not occur seasonally, regardless of weather, no paroxysmal bouts, but only occasional sneezing stuffy increase more slowly and lasts between 2 episodes.
When allergic rhinitis has a chronic disease, it can be almost constant nasal congestion, can be tinnitus, headache accompanied by (these symptoms are easily confused with sinusitis). Some cases of chronic allergic rhinitis lasting can cause olfactory disorders (loss of smell) or snoring due to nasal congestion. Although chronic allergic rhinitis are not dangerous to the life and non-infectious diseases or emergency disease, it causes many problems for the patient. Thus adversely affecting on the health of the patient.
If allergic rhinitis is not treated adequately, it may lead to some complications (allergic sinusitis, nasal polyps, polyps, sinusitis) and disease recurrence. And due to stuffy, so the patient must breathe through the mouth leads to sore throats, bronchitis, allergic bronchitis and so can lead to asthma or recurrent asthma. The patient feels tired, memory loss, anxiety can lead to depression.
How prevention and treatment?
Need to determine the cause of disease for treatment is highly effective. Most of the treatment of allergic rhinitis is sprayed glucocorticoid (fluticasone) in nasal or take anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic (loratadine, chlophenoramine, clrytine…).
Do not feed dog or cat in the house, especially in families with allergic disease. You should be limited to the maximum contact with them, not for them in the bedroom. Need hygiene and regular blankets, sheets, pillows, cushions, upholstery, upholstered to limit the survival and growth of some parasites (insects, mites). House needs clear, cool, clean and dry to prevent mold growth restriction. Give up smoking, pipe tobacco and should not eat foods that determined or suspected to cause allergic rhinitis for yourself (shrimp, crabs, snails). When you go out or at scanning, cleaning the house should wear a mask. People with natural disposition allergy should avoid sudden cold (bath, air-conditioned rooms…)
Allergic rhinitis easily confused with sinusitis, fatigue for patients. Therefore, everyone should be observed carefully for signs of disease to determine the right type of disease they have. From which a reasonable treatment. We hope that, with the above information will be helpful to readers.