Symptoms happen soon after you're exposed to an allergen. The most common are:
- Runny or itchy nose
- Itchy, watery, or red eyes
- Itchy nose, ears, or throat
- Sinus pain or pressure
- Dark circles under your eyes
- Postnasal drip
- Feeling tired
- Lessened sense of smell and taste
- Chronic cough
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Allergic rhinitis treatment. Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America website. Available at: https://www.aafa.org/allergy-treatments/. Updated March 2018. Accessed February 14, 2020.
Allergy shots. American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology website. Available at: https://www.aaaai.org/conditions-and-treatments/library/allergy-library/allergy-shots-(immunotherapy). Accessed February 14, 2020.
Last reviewed September 2019 by EBSCO Medical Review Board Marcin Chwistek, MD Last Updated: 10/27/2020