Perennial Allergy

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What is Perennial Allergy?

Perennial allergens are present year-round and may include outdoor and indoor triggers such as house dust, dust mites, animal dander, and some insects causing contact dermatitis, itching, nasal congestion, watery eyes. Many people who have a perennial allergy also have asthma.

What is it like to have Perennial Allergy?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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What do patients take to treat Perennial Allergy and its symptoms?

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Alavert Allergy, Allerclear, Claratyne) 8 more
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
27
Tried for
Perennial Allergy (27)
Treatment name(s)

(All Day Allergy, Allecet, Aller-Tec) 9 more
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
23
Tried for
Perennial Allergy (23)
Treatment name(s)

(Azlaire, Glemont, Kulair) 3 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
13
Tried for
Perennial Allergy (13)
Treatment name(s)

(Amineurin, Amitriptyline Troche, Anapsique) 10 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
10
Tried for
Insomnia (7) Pain (7)
Treatment name(s)

(APO Clonazepam, Clonex, Clonotril) 7 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
10
Tried for
Anxious mood (9) Insomnia (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta, Cymgen, Yelate) 1 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
9
Tried for
Depressed mood (9) Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Conzip, Dolol, Dolzam) 23 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
9
Tried for
Pain (9)
Treatment name(s)

(Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar) 11 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
8
Tried for
Insomnia (8)
Treatment name(s)

(CPD Diclofenac 5% in Diffusimax gel, Cambia, Cataflam) 21 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
7
Tried for
Pain (7)
Treatment name(s)

(Benedorm, GNC Melatonin, Kirkmann Melatonin) 20 more
Type
Supplement
How many have tried
7
Tried for
Insomnia (7)

Data from patients with Perennial Allergy, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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You’ve tried this treatment.

Compare treatments for Perennial Allergy

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Alavert Allergy, Allerclear, Claratyne) 8 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Perennial Allergy (9 evaluations)
Side effects
Disorientation Drowsiness 5 more
How many evaluations
9
Tried for
Perennial Allergy (27)
Treatment name(s)

(All Day Allergy, Allecet, Aller-Tec) 9 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Perennial Allergy (7 evaluations)
Side effects
Allergies Drowsiness 5 more
How many evaluations
8
Tried for
Perennial Allergy (23)
Treatment name(s)

(Azlaire, Glemont, Kulair) 3 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Perennial Allergy (6 evaluations)
Side effects
Headaches
How many evaluations
6
Tried for
Perennial Allergy (13)
Treatment name(s)

(Amineurin, Amitriptyline Troche, Anapsique) 10 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Insomnia (2 evaluations)
Side effects
Balance problems Dizziness 2 more
How many evaluations
7
Tried for
Insomnia (7) Pain (7)
Treatment name(s)

(APO Clonazepam, Clonex, Clonotril) 7 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Anxious mood (10 evaluations)
Side effects
Sleepiness Constipation 4 more
How many evaluations
12
Tried for
Anxious mood (9) Insomnia (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta, Cymgen, Yelate) 1 more
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
Drowsiness Weight gain
How many evaluations
3
Tried for
Depressed mood (9) Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Conzip, Dolol, Dolzam) 23 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Pain (6 evaluations)
Side effects
Cold sweat Constipation 3 more
How many evaluations
6
Tried for
Pain (9)
Treatment name(s)

(Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar) 11 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Insomnia (15 evaluations)
Side effects
Addictive (prefer to take a pill every night to sleep very soundly) Increased appetite 2 more
How many evaluations
15
Tried for
Insomnia (8)
Treatment name(s)

(CPD Diclofenac 5% in Diffusimax gel, Cambia, Cataflam) 21 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Stomach upset
How many evaluations
1
Tried for
Pain (7)
Treatment name(s)

(Benedorm, GNC Melatonin, Kirkmann Melatonin) 20 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Insomnia (1 evaluation)
Side effects
How many evaluations
1
Tried for
Insomnia (7)

Data from patients with Perennial Allergy, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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You’ve tried this treatment.

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Perennial Allergy on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 12
20s 78
30s 142
40s 124
50s 94
60s 52
70+ 8

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

79% Females
21% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 214
20-29 years 51
30-39 years 29
40-49 years 11
50-59 years 3
60-69 years 0
70+ years 1

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 338
Not Diagnosed 41

These charts show data from Perennial Allergy patients who have completed their condition history
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