An allergy is an adverse immune system reaction to a substance that most people find harmless. Allergies can manifest in a variety of ways. Common examples of an allergic response include headaches, fatigue, sneezing, watery eyes, and stuffy sinuses following exposure to dust, pollen, dust mites, animal dander, chemicals, and a variety of other materials.
Allium Cepa 30C – Hayfever and coryza with acrid nasal discharges and laryngeal symptoms. Allergies every August. Nose drips. Sneezing. Headache, cough and hoarseness. Itching, biting, burning in the eyes. Dull headache, with coryza.
Ambrosia Artemisiaefolia 30C – Hayfever and intolerable itching of the eyelids. Stuffed feeling in nose and head. Irritation of trachea and bronchial tubes with asthmatic attacks. Whooping cough.
Arsenicum Album 30C – Hayfever. Shortness of breath. Burning in eyes with hot, acrid lachrymation. Burning and itching. Sneezing with biting watery coryza. Burning or coldness in chest. Cough alternating dry and loose.
Carbo Vegetabilis 30C – Cough with burning in chest. Spasmodic cough. Burning in eyes. Coryza with cough. Sneezing from irritation in larynx. Weakness, flatulence, fetor or air hunger. Lymphatic glands are swollen, indurated or suppurating.
Euphrasia Officinalis 30C – Allergies and hayfever. The eyes water all the time. Catarrhal headache with profuse discharge from eyes and nose. Difficulty of breathing, shortness of breath.
Nux Vomica 30C – Cough with sensation as if something torn loose in the chest. Cough brings on bursting headache. Asthma with fullness in stomach. Stuffed up at night and outdoors. Sneezing, violent. Catarrhal hoarseness with scraping in throat.
Phosphorus 30C – Tightness across chest, great weight on chest. Fatigue of eyes and head even without much use of eyes. Chronic congestion of head. Hard, dry, tight, racking cough. Congestion of lungs. Pain in throat on coughing. Larynx very painful.
Pulsatilla 30C – Pressure and soreness upon the chest. Itching, burning in eyes, causing rubbing. Shortness of breath. Cough dry, hacking from tickling in epigastrium. Loss of smell with catarrh. Chronic bland yellow discharge. Hoarseness, comes and goes.
Solidago Virgaurea 30C – bronchitis. Oppressed breathing. Paroxysms of sneezing with abundant mucus discharge. Scrofulous, herpetic inflammation of the eyes.
Sulphur 30C – Burning sensation in chest. Shooting pains in chest extending to back worse coughing, lying on back and deep breathing. Heat and burning in eyes. Beating headache, worse stooping and with vertigo. Difficult respiration. Much rattling of mucous and heat in chest. Cough, violent in two or three incomplete bouts. Frequent sneezing. Burning, redness and dryness in throat.
References: Alternative Medicine The Definitive Guide; The Burton Goldberg Group
Homeopathic Remedy Guide; Robin Murphy, ND