Mite Guard Rx - Allergy Protection

Dust Mite - Allergic Reactions

Like all acari, house dust mites do not have a stomach. They secrete special enzymes (Der p I) and fungi that will pre-digest the food. Once the food had been completely digested, it will become faeces, still containing the enzymes. It is that enzyme that will be at the source of the allergic reaction when coming in contact with the skin or inhaled. In a 10 week life span, a house dust mite will produce approximately 2000 faecal particles and an even larger number of partially digested enzyme-infested dust particles.

Mite Guard Rx - Allergy Protection

Some main allergic symptoms are itchiness, sneezing, inflamed or infected eczema, watering eyes and runny nose. But above all, the allergens produced by house dust mites are the most common trigger of asthma. In addition to genetic factors, exposure in early childhood to house-dust mite allergens is an important determinant of the subsequent development of asthma. (New England Journal of Medicine)


Reduce Your Exposure To Dust Mite Allergens With Mite Guard Rx

With more than 15 years experience dealing with the Australian scientific community in the field of Asthma, including the Asthma Foundation, we understand the necessity to offer a complete bedding range that will protect you and your loved ones from exposure to dust mite allergens. Our Australian made and clinically proven MiteGuard Rx quilt, pillow and mattress protectors, together with our MiteGuard Rx pillows and quilts dramatically reduces your exposure to dust mites and their allergens.

Reactions To Dust Mite Allergens Can Include:

  • Ichiness and/or sneezing
  • Runny nose
  • Watery eyes
  • Inflamed or infected eczema
  • Symptoms associated with Asthma