Symptoms of Allergic Rhinitis
Symptoms are caused when allergens or irritants create excessive congestion. Both perennial and seasonal allergic rhinitis cause the same symptoms, which may include:
- Runny nose and nasal congestion
- Itchy, watery eyes
- Itchy nose, ears, or throat
- Sinus pressure
- Dark circles under your eyes—allergic shiners
- Postnasal drip
- Decreased sense of smell and taste
- Chronic cough
- Marcin Chwistek, MD
- Reviewed: 09/2017
- Updated: 11/06/2017
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