Common Allergy Symptoms

Below is a brief synopsis of common allergy symptoms and their associated offending allergen types. Please note this list is a general view as allergy symptoms can bring on a multitude of chronic conditions.

Hands on Stomach
Upset Stomach

IgE Food Allergy
(Not to be confused with food sensitivity/intolerance)

  • Tingling in the mouth

  • Swelling of lips, tongue, face or throat

  • Hives

  • Anaphylaxis

  • Diarrhea

  • Bloating

  • Rashes

  • Headaches

  • Nausea

  • Fatigue

  • Abdominal pain

  • Runny nose

  • Reflux

  • Flushing of the skin

IgE Environmental Allergy

  • Itchiness

  • Runny nose

  • Sneezing

  • Nasal congestion

  • Coughing and/or wheezing

  • Shortness of breath

  • Asthma attacks

  • Fatigue

  • Headaches

  • Red, irritated, teary, and itchy eyes

  • Burning

  • Eyelid swelling

  • Blurred vision

  • Sensitivity to light

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