Seasonal allergies

Understanding them and getting relief

The arrival of spring and warm weather usually means sneezing, watery eyes, and a runny nose.

Our seasonal allergy guide will give you tips and tricks so that you can better enjoy the great weather!

By helping you understand the defense mechanism of the human body while exploring solutions that help control allergies, this guide offers tips and tricks to make the most of the good weather!

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PSST! Seasonal Allergies

Some tips to relieve your allergies!

  1. Keep the windows of your home and car closed during pollen season.
  2. Avoid drying clothes and sheets outside during allergy season.
  3. Wear sunglasses to limit the amount of pollen that gets in your eyes.
  4. Wash your hair after a day spent outside: Hair acts like a net and tends to trap pollen.

Pollination period of different plants

Try to identify the types of pollen that affect you and the season when these pollen levels are at their highest.

Trees and shrubs

Trees and shrubs

April, May and June

Grass crops

Grass crops

Mid-May, June and July



August, September and October

The 6 signs of allergy that differ from the common cold:

Morning and evening

Symptoms are often worse in the morning and evening

10 days

It's been going on for more than 10 days

Runny nose

The runny nose is clear and runny


Frequent sneezing

Watery eyes

Watery eyes

Not contagious

It is not contagious

Did you know that pharmacists can help patients suffering from seasonal allergies?

They may recommend non-pharmacological measures, suggest over-the-counter treatments, such as antihistamines, eye drops or nasal sprays.

Pharmacists can, under certain conditions, give you a prescription for medications to relieve seasonal allergy symptoms. 

In fact, if you have ever been diagnosed with allergic rhinitis or allergic conjunctivitis in the past and you were given a prescription, your pharmacist can prescribe treatment under certain conditions.

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