What is Allergic Rhinitis?

Allergic rhinitis, also known as hay fever is an inflammatory condition of the nasal mucosa which occurs when the immune system overreacts to allergens in the air.

The most common airborne allergens that cause rhinitis are dust mites, pollen and spores, and animal skin, urine and saliva.


  • Excessive sneezing
  • Runny nose
  • Itchy nose
  • Stuffy nose
  • Watery eyes
  • Itchy eyes
  • Itchy throat and mouth.


It is commonly treated with antihistamines, which gives temporary relief.

Is it curable?

Yes, it is.