Allergies and hay fever are constantly on the rise. More and more people are affected. Even children are affected more often by allergies. To have the typical symptoms such as tearing, burning, red eyes, a runny or stuffy nose, fighting some violent sneezing attacks there are now a lot of medications that are sometimes also buy over the counter in pharmacies. Nasal sprays, eye drops, ointments or nose can quickly remedy the situation. Also tablets with modern drugs help quite quickly. In severe cases, however, a doctor prescribing the products with higher drug doses. In very bad cases have also resorted to ever cortisone. An alternative is acupuncture with different body and ear acupuncture points to treat allergies or desensitization.
The cure allergy desensitization is a good alternative but is not guaranteed that it works. Due to the desensitization of allergies to certain substances are insensitive is very lengthy. At the start of treatment may be afebrile and free of acute infection, the patient. Also, treatment should begin before the hay fever season.
The basis for the pollen allergy desensitization is the allergy test to even know what substances trigger the allergy. Allergy is the substance is known it can be tackled specifically. The patient should be sensitive to the pollen. In Western medicine is currently the only form of treatment that combats the causes of allergies. But unfortunately there is no guarantee of a successful appeal of freedom in the long run. The treatment takes a long time. At the start of the pollen allergy desensitization, the patient receives small amounts of the allergen is injected under the skin. Gradually, the dose is increased slightly. The allergies can get used to this way to the allergen. In many cases, the allergic reactions are weaker. In some cases the allergy disappears altogether. The chance of success, however, is very different, there is also always on the triggering substance.