House dust allergy
House dust allergy: Introduction
House dust allergy: House dust allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to allergens dound in household dust such as pet dander, mold and dust mites. The specific symptoms that can result can vary amongst patients.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of House dust allergy is available below.
Symptoms of House dust allergy
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symptoms of House dust allergy
Treatments for House dust allergy
- Avoid coming into contact with the allergen, antihistamines, bronchodilators for asthmatic symptoms
- Treatment of house dust allergy is dependant upon the type and severity of the reaction. Treatments for house dust allergy include:
- Allergen avoidance and minimisation - removal of carpets and curtains, frequent vacuuming, low allergy bedding etc.
- Antihistamines - for allergic rhinitis and allergic conjunctivitis
- Nasal sprays - including topical steroids and antihistamines used for allergic rhinitis
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Causes of House dust allergy
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House dust allergy: Undiagnosed Conditions
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House dust allergy: Rare Types
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