Doctors for Rhinitis in Yattingudda, Hubli-Dharwad
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Rhinitis is a common infection of the nasal passages. Rhinitis can either be allergic or nonallergic. Symptoms for both types are the same, while the cause differs. Symptoms of nonallergic Rhinitis come and go all through the year. Symptoms are:
• Stuffy nose
• Runny nose
• Itchy watery eyes
• Dark circles under eyes
• Dry, itchy skin
HOW IS RHINITIS DIAGNOSED?
The allergist may start by taking a detailed history, looking for clues in lifestyle that will help pinpoint the cause of the symptoms. The allergist may recommend a skin test, in which small amounts of suspected allergens are introduced into the skin. Skin testing is the easiest, most sensitive and generally least expensive way of identifying allergens eg Prick or scratch test and Intradermal test.
HOW IS RHINITIS TREATED?
Treatment for Rhinitis includes using anti-allergens that are known for reducing these symptoms. Antibacterial medicines and nasal drops are also given to minimise the bacterial spread and heal. Other home remedies like taking steam helps in treating the problem to.
DID YOU KNOW?
Seasonal allergic rhinitis is not very severe and can be managed with the use of medications before the allergic reaction begins.