Hay fever symptoms are typically a runny nose, sneezing and itchy eyes. The hay fever season in the UK can start in March if you are allergic to tree pollen and can last to September/October if you are allergic to certain weed pollens. However, there is no need to let hay fever affect your life style, as there are numerous hay fever tablets and hay fever remedies available. Most of these treatments do not require a prescription. If you have a severe grass allergy then Grazax Lyophilisate, a prescription only medicine, could be the answer.
If you suffer from an allergy or hay fever, our online pharmacy service, provides an online consultation with a GMC registered doctor. First select the treatment and then complete the online questionnaire for our doctor. Your answers will then be reviewed by our doctor and, if approved, private prescription will be issued at a cost of £25.00. If you already have a private or NHS prescription for an allergy treatment, select it and send your prescription to Oxford Online Pharmacy. Your prescribed medication will be dispensed and sent discreetly to your chosen address as soon as we have received your prescription.
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How to treat Allergies
Sneezing, runny nose and itchy eyes are the main symptoms for hayfever. If your hay fever usually starts in March then it is probable that you are susceptible to tree pollen, probably birch, elm or willow. Oak, pine and plane tree pollen comes later and you will suffer in April- May. However most people are affected by oil seed rape pollen, usually early May and grass late May to early July. You may have an allergy to dust mites within the home, so regular vacuuming may be necessary to reduce your symptoms.
What can you do to reduce exposure to hay fever:-
There are several types of over the counter medicines including tablets, nasal sprays and eye drops.
If you have a particular allergy to grass pollen, then our online pharmacy offers an online consultation, followed by a private prescription and the prescription only medication grazax lyophilisate. A Private prescription following an online consultation will cost you £25.00. If you are not approved by the doctor, your £25.00 will be refunded.