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Flomax nasal congestion

A female asked:
Dr. Sutira Scheef
Internal Medicine 8 years experience
Side effect profile: After reviewing side effect profile of Flomax (tamsulosin), (tamsulosin) Rhinitis (irritation and inflammation of the mucous membrane inside the nose)... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Licker
Urology 50 years experience
Stop Flomax: The side effect you are experiencing is annoying, but but not dangerous. Stop the Flomax and talk to your doctor about an alternative medication.
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A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Krick
Urology 37 years experience
ENT: Since alpha blocker drugs like tamsulosin cause nasal congestion by vasodilation (as opposed to the vasoconstriction of a decongestant) I can see no ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Specializes in Family Medicine
Allergies: Spray saline into your nostrils frequently to flush out allergens and irritants. You will get the best care in a long term relationship with a provide... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Cure ?????: Since the nasal passages are lined with sensitive tissue, it can and will swell in response to respiratory irritants and a variety of infectious agent... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. LEONARD FAZIO
Dentistry 34 years experience
Food allergies: Try looking into the idea that certain foods may be irritating yo your system, causing you to react with the chronic drip.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Flagyl: It is an anti-fungal agent. Not sure if it does much for congestion. Explore the cause, with help of your doctor, & treat that.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Trazodone: Anticholinergic effect which causes dryness, constipation, nasal congestion, dry mouth, etc.
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A male asked:
Dr. Alan Mindlin
51 years experience
Yes rebound congesti: These types of meds can lead to rebound swelling that sometimes is worse than when it started leading to overuse and can affect blood pressure and the... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. SG Erman
Dr. SG Ermananswered
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Many: Over-the-counter saline sprays, over-the-counter Pseudoephedrine decongestants, prescription nasal steroids, or other nasal medications such as asteli... Read More
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