How to Get a Mold Allergy Treatment?

Wherever you come to a damp place, you may find molds. It can be found in soil, organic matter, in the air or even in your bathroom and kitchen with high level of humidity which contains too much oxygen and moisture. Whether it is a living mold, dead mold or mold spore, it has a serious effect to our health. A mold allergy can be detected from the allergic rhinitis (hay fever) and inflammation of the mucous membrane in the nose and sinus. Generally it is followed by a runny nose and congestion. A mold allergy treatment can keep your health away from a mold allergy.

A mold allergy treatment can be done in several choice of medication. Immunotherapy and nasal lavage are some optional treatments for mold allergy. The immunotherapy will increase your immune system by injection. It can help you from suffering hay fever. The other way, the nasal lavage, is a treatment to reduce the irritating nasal symptoms with salt water. You can do it at home. Prepare an over-the–counter nasal saline spray and fill it with the mix of 3 teaspoons of salt that doesn’t contain iodine and a teaspoon of baking soda. Make a mixture of a teaspoon of this mixture with 8 ounces of water to make a salt water solution.

A more intensive mold allergy treatment is needed if you have a mold-induced asthma, allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, allergic fungal sinusitis, and hypersensitivity peumonitis.