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does nasal saline irrigation help with adenoiditis

A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Loury
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Absolutely: Even a higher concentration than 1n may be used. There is evidence that concentrations> 1 n may improve ciliary beat frequency which could help th ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Saline solution: By using boiled water to dissolve the salt you wont have a problem.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Sinusitis: I don't recommend it
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Oppenheimer
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
PND: You may have allergies causing the PND. The saline should be helping and won't reduce the effectiveness of the flonase. You should see an ENT doctor ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Safe: It is effective and safe. With so many infections you need to find the cause that may be allergy or fungal sinusitis. If allergy tests are neg you nee ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Possibly: Use nasal saline irrigation to reduce post nasal drip, regardless of cause. Treat GERD, avoid spicy foods, eating or sleeping supine, prop pillows. Dr ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Triggers: Allergic triggers such as dust,mold and pollen may cause nasal inflammation. Other irritants such as smoke and pollution also contribute. An over the ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lotfi Hacein-Bey
39 years experience Radiology
Talk to your doctor: You could ask your doctor to refer to an otolaryngologist. At your age, there could be treatable reasons why your nasal airway is narrowed, such as po ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chastain
18 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
New job!: Just kidding... Moisturize- use vaseline in the nose, or try ayr, pretz, (oxymetazoline) naso-gel, etc otc as needed. Saline spray usually helps. Be ... Read More
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