Mold Allergy

A mold allergy is an allergic reaction to mold spores. A mold allergy can cause severe asthma attacks.

Common Symptoms of Mold Allergy

  • sneezing
  • runny nose
  • cough
  • postnasal drip
  • watery eyes
  • wheezing
  • shortness of breath

Diagnosis and Treatment

An allergist or healthcare provider can diagnose a mold allergy through a physical examination, allergy testing or blood test. They can provide the best form of treatment for the symptoms.

Doctors may suggest treating mold allergies with nasal corticosteroids, immunotherapy, antihistamines and/or decongestants.

If you would like to schedule an appointment for treatment of mold allergies or have any questions about allergy shots, call 1-800-778-9923 or visit the Allergy & Asthma Center location near you.