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decongestant nasal spray adverse effects

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
18 years experience Family Medicine
Steroid nasal: sprays can help to decongest and reduce inflammation with enlarged turbinates in the nasal passage. They are not meant to be used long term, just lik ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Decongestant spray: Do not use any over the counter decongestant nasal spray more than 3 days, they are very addictive and you can end up with worse symptoms than you hav ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ibrahim ElGendy
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Sinus infection: Headaches might be due to stress,sinus infections,I suggest that this headache is due to sinus infection,the best is to go to doctor,also stay hydrate ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Umm: It sounds like something containing a vegetable gum. If my hunch is correct then it is likely intended to keep your nose moist and not decongested. T ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Lots of meds: While classic interactions are not described for above meds I still believe you may be able to get rid of few. I assume that you have nausea, nasal co ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Dr. Tal Dagan answered
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Salt water vs med: Nasal saline spray is a physiological salt solution which has the same salt content present in your blood. It is thus gentle enough to bathe, coat or ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
28 years experience Pediatrics
See below: It maybe allergies. You can try a teaspoon of Benadryl (diphenhydramine) every 6 hours. Or a teaspoon of Claritin or zyrtec once a day.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Probably the cold: The sprays and decongestants usually do not have any effect on smell and taste. Its usually the cold virus that can cause inflammation in the upper no ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not really: Fluticasone is a nasal steroids spray that works to decrease the allergic inflammation in one's nose and subsequently decreased one's nasal allergy sy ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Eustachian Tube: Greetings. For Eustachian Tube troubles, we commonly use nasal therapy to enhance recovery and healing. Yes, a nasal spray such as a steroid topical s ... Read More

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