Bermuda Grass Allergy
A perennial grass and the culprit behind many of the most severe grass allergies. Bermuda grass is found in over 100 countries around the world and grows in warm seasons. It is used on lawns, parks, sports fields, golf courses, as forage grass, and for soil protection.
Common Bermuda Grass Allergy Symptoms
When Is Bermuda Grass Allergy Season?
Where is Bermuda grass found?
It’s believed that Bermuda grass originated in Africa. Currently, it is found in tropical and subtropical areas all over the world including Asia, Europe, the Caribbean, Pacific Ocean islands, Australasia, Antarctica, and North, Central, and South America. Within the United States, it is found in the Southeast, South Central, Northeast, Midwest, and Southwest.
Bermuda can grow on any type of soil, and can withstand drought conditions, intensive sunlight, and even persistent frost.
Avoid the allergen as best as you can and reduce symptoms through over-the-counter medications. If you would like to prevent your allergies from progressing or are looking for long-term relief, talk to your doctor about allergy immunotherapy or find out if you are eligible for NectarRx Allergy Treatment.
Check pollen counts daily
Wear sunglasses and/or nasal filters
Opt for air conditioning
Avoid freshly cut grassy areas
Shower after exposure
Use Benadryl, Claritin, or Zyrtec as needed
Treat with allergen immunotherapy