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Allergy Causes

Last Updated on Nov 04, 2016
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What are the Causes of Allergy?

Pollen, dust mites, mold spores, pet dander, food, insect stings and medicines often cause allergy.

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Anything can act as an allergen if the system is sensitive to it, but the most common allergens are -

  • Pollen
  • Dust
  • Dust mites
  • Mold
  • Mildew
  • Cat and dog dander
  • Foods such as peanuts, eggs, milk and shellfish
  • Drugs such as penicillin and anesthetics
  • Certain chemicals
  • Bee stings
  • Injury
  • Hot or cold temperature
  • Exercise
  • Stress

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Bon19

I was diagnosed with shingles three weeks ago, the medication gave me an allergic reaction, I am still taking more medication because my head will not stop itching and my ears are swollen, I have never felt so rough

jamesmathew389

The allergies can be different as the causes for it appears to be different but if not treated properly may causes serious problem on body. 24 Hour Emergency Room Houston

crystal79

I just noticed faint white sploches on my legs and upper thighs look like polka dots,dime size and some smaller.Some of them have tiny red pimple like spots in center. when i rub my legs they disapear for a second and then slowly reappear.I am someone that my feet will turn purple easy and i have sensitve skin as iam getting older i'am 32 years old female.Have been spending more time outside could it be an allergy.

ashokmay1956

I am Suffering from skin allergy since last years leo citrazine tablet give relief for 3 days kindly suggest remedy

Hashim21

One year ago i have developed hair dye allergy which troubles me as asthama attack, reddish eyes etc. So i changed another dye which gives me very mild asthama but more skin itching on scalp etc.. I am in contact with doctors. Advise me more !!

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