I used to get asthma immediately after a reflux episode. Runny nose? I haven't heard that at all. Maybe somebody else has. Do you have allergies?
Good luck finding an answer,
Words of wisdom by Eckhart Tolle:
"Whatever you fight, you strengthen, and what you resist, persists.”
“Worry pretends to be necessary but serves no useful purpose”
“Accept - then act. Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it.”