Allergic Rhinitis

Stat consult: Allergic rhinits

Stat consult: Allergic rhinits

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Allergic rhinitis is the twelfth most common diagnosis made at family physician visits.

Food allergies in children linked to high risk of asthma, rhinitis

Food allergies in children linked to high risk of asthma, rhinitis

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Researchers measured rates of childhood allergic conditions with data from healthcare provider-based diagnoses.

How effective is a kenalog injection for seasonal allergies?

How effective is a kenalog injection for seasonal allergies?

Corticosteroids may relieve symptoms of allergic rhinitis, but are not always appropriate.

Allergen immunotherapy effective in treating local allergic rhinitis

Allergen immunotherapy effective in treating local allergic rhinitis

Significant improvements were found in allergen immunotherapy for local allergic rhinitis.

Tips for helping patients with allergies prepare for another bad pollen season

Tips for helping patients with allergies prepare for another bad pollen season

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This spring may bring another bad pollen season, but clinicians can help their patients cope with allergies by using tips from the ACAAI.

Patients with allergic rhinitis likely to develop asthma, mental health comorbidities

Patients with allergic rhinitis likely to develop asthma, mental health comorbidities

Patients with prevalent allergic rhinitis are 3 times more likely to develop asthma or mental health related comorbidities.

Itchy red rash and 
periorbital swelling

Itchy red rash and 
periorbital swelling

A 38-year-old man presents to an
otolaryngology clinic with itchy eyes,
periorbital swelling, and an itchy red rash on his face and arms.

Prepare for a bad allergy season

Prepare for a bad allergy season

Although, because pollen season started later this year, pollen season may be shorter than in past years, according to allergy experts.

Can the time of day impact allergic reaction?

Can the time of day impact allergic reaction?

Symptoms and laboratory parameters of allergic disease exhibit prominent circadian variations, with symptoms worsening overnight or early in the morning.

Gas, dust, and fume exposure increases mite sensitization risk

Gas, dust, and fume exposure increases mite sensitization risk

Gas, dust, and fume exposure correlated with a doubled risk of sensitization to mites, but not other allergens.

SLIT-tablet seems safe for patients with asthma, allergic rhinitis

SLIT-tablet seems safe for patients with asthma, allergic rhinitis

No serious local allergic swellings or serious allergic reactions among SLIT-tablet-treated individuals with asthma.

Secondhand smoke ups asthma, rhinitis, eczema risks through adolescence

Secondhand smoke ups asthma, rhinitis, eczema risks through adolescence

In utero, infant exposure to tobacco smoke has been linked to increased to asthma, rhinitis risk in early childhood and eczema in later life.

FDA reviews OTC Singulair use

FDA reviews OTC Singulair use

Inappropriate use in children under 15 years old and patients seeking relief for asthma cited as top concerns.

FDA approves Ragwitek tablet for hay fever

FDA approves Ragwitek tablet for hay fever

Ragwitek is the third sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) the agency approved for allergies this month, after Merck's Grastek and Greer's OralAir.

Allergy shot during pregnancy may cut child's risk

Allergy shot during pregnancy may cut child's risk

Association toward decreased odds of allergy among children of mother's whose allergic rhinitis was treated with immunotherapy.

Vasomotor rhinitis and allergic conjunctivitis

Vasomotor rhinitis and allergic conjunctivitis

The ability to differentiate between the allergic and nonallergic form of these conditions is crucial when determining treatment.

Zetonna available soon for allergic rhinitis

Zetonna is a nasal aerosol approved to treat both ocular and nasal symptoms associated with seasonal allergic rhinitis (SAR), and nasal symptoms associated with perennial allergic rhinitis (PAR) in adults and adolescents aged >12 years.

FDA approves new treatment for seasonal allergic rhinitis

The FDA has approved azelastine HCl and fluticasone propionate nasal spray (Dymista, Meda) to treat seasonal allergic rhinitis.

The best therapies for bacterial rhinosinusitis

The best therapies for bacterial rhinosinusitis

Knowing when to prescribe antibiotics and what kind to give is crucial. Here are some guidelines for patients with mild-to-moderate infections.

Ocular poison ivy rash

Ocular poison ivy rash

What is the treatment protocol for a patient with rhus dermatitis in one eye?

An effective natural remedy for migraine and allergies

An effective natural remedy for migraine and allergies

Butterbur, once discouraged because of its potential to cause liver damage, is now widely used in Europe to combat allergic rhinitis, asthma, and migraine.

Allergic rhinitis: An update on therapy

Managing the condition involves allergen avoidance, pharmacologic therapy, and immunotherapy. Here is guidance on each of these steps.

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