Conditions and diseases
Symptoms and causes
What is it?
If, besides nasal symptoms (see allergic rhinitis), there is also pronounced eye discomfort, we refer to allergic rhinoconjunctivitis.
The most important symptoms include:
- runny, congested and/or itching nose
- sneezing bouts
- tearing, itchy eyes.
More information can be found at www.air-allergy.be.
Diagnosis and treatment
- antihistamines: medication that suppresses allergic reactions
- nasal rinses with a physiological solution
- nasal spray
- eye drops
Treatment centres and specialisations
Latest publication date: 21/01/2021
Supervising author: Dr Degraeuwe Jelle