It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Allergies Message Board

Allergy shots but nose still runs!

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-05-2009, 08:38 PM   #1
Senior Veteran
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Ma USA
Posts: 639
hopetofeelwell1 HB User
Allergy shots but nose still runs!

Hi all! Lately, I've been feeling old and crummy from varied health issues and it seems if one thing goes awry, all the other issues get affected. I have been trying to get my mental health issues situated and improved, but since I have, I have been having a lot of trouble with my allergy situation. I have recently suffering more so with hives, which I really think is being caused by my reflux and this was explained to me by my allergist because of the histamine situation in my stomach. Now my problem is that my nose runs continuously and I get allergy shots faithfully and really hate the thought of taking another med! I take Lithium for a mood stabilizer, Risperdal for sleep, and Prilosec for the reflux. I began the shots a year and a half ago so that I won't have to take a variety of allergy meds. Does everyone who gets the shots have to faithfully take meds too? I know that the allergist's office has said I could take an antihistamine without any problems, but it's just that I hate to take a bunch of meds if this isn't needed. I'm in recovery from other things and pride myself on keeping meds to a minimum. Anything anyone could share would be most appreciated. Thanks so much--Hopeto--

Sponsors Lightbulb
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Allergy Shots Question Aarondawg Allergies 11 08-03-2009 07:29 AM
Allergy Testing...any success stories? flemmy Allergies 6 10-13-2006 12:15 PM
Can I trust my food allergy test? Luisito820 Allergies 5 10-10-2006 09:18 PM
Am I going too fast with the allergy shots? carrielynn Allergies 33 04-14-2006 12:22 AM
allergy shots question? DreaC11 Allergies 2 03-27-2005 04:30 PM
Allergy test monarchangel Allergies 5 09-09-2004 09:24 PM
Anyone with a dust allergy? Gal4Dale88USP Asthma 5 05-20-2004 01:31 PM
How long before allergy shots become effective? cityscapex5 Allergies 4 03-28-2004 10:02 AM
allergy shots, need some info please Danitom Allergies 3 03-25-2004 07:25 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:25 AM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!