Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA)

Indoor Trigger Check List

Published January - 7 - 2009 Print This Post

homeThere are plenty of allergens and irritants lurking inside your home that can make you and your family miserable. Sometimes it’s obvious what’s causing you to sneeze and wheeze, while other times it takes some sleuthing. Below are some of the possible culprits; you may be allergic to one or more of them.

  • Dust Mites
  • Mold
  • Secondhand Smoke
  • Cockroaches
  • Pets
  • Pesticides
  • Mothballs
  • Air Fresheners
  • Potpourri
  • Herbs
  • Cleaning Products
  • Garden Chemicals
  • Carpet and Carpet Padding
  • Cosmetics
  • Deodorant
  • Aerosol Sprays
  • Soap
  • Hair Products
  • Fabric Softener
  • Detergent
  • Paint
  • Glue
  • Fireplaces
  • Wood Burning Stoves
  • Gasoline
  • Petroleum Vapors