Postnasal drip syndrome as a cause of cough in allergic rhinitis

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The article deals with the problem of postnasal drip syndrome in allergic rhinitis and associated cough syndrome. Global statistics of the occurrence of this disease was analyzed. The basic mechanisms of postnasal drip and cough formation in allergic rhinitis are presented. The emphasis in diagnostics and therapeutic approaches is indicated. The modern possibilities of topical intranasal antihistamines using in the treatment of this condition are proposed.

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Anna V Maximova

Scientific and clinical Advisory center of Allergy and Immunology

Moscow, 117513, Russian Federation

Y S Smolkin

Scientific and clinical Advisory center of Allergy and Immunology

Moscow, 117513, Russian Federation


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