Fast-growing trees widely used as a food source for rearing silkworms. Mulberry leaves are also used to treat sore throats, eye infections, and nose bleeds. Their wood is used for making paper, sports equipment, building material, boats, houses, flooring, and furniture.
A runny nose, stuffiness, and sneezing are very common
Itchy, watery, or red eyes are very common
Coughing, wheezing, chest congestion, chest tightness and shortness of breath
Seasons and Regions
Where are Mulberry trees found?
Mulberry trees thrive in subtropical or mild temperate climates and are cultivated around the world to raise silkworms. Within the United States, mulberry is found in the Southeast, South Central, Northeast, and Midwest.
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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
Opt for air conditioning during pollen season
Wash bedding often with hot water
Use asthma and allergy air filters
Use Benadryl, Claritin, or Zyrtec as needed
Treat with allergen immunotherapy