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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Sinha
52 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Green no good: If you feel fine that sounds good. Get green mucous cultured , might be bacteria . As you just had cold , steam inhalation with ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Liu
Dr. David Liu answered
18 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Allergies?: You may have allergies which a nasal steroid, such as Budesonide or fluticasone might be useful. The best advice is to see your provider.
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A 3-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to comment: Without such information as age, past attempts at treatment, exposures, etc it is hard to be specific.Much of general stuffiness is due to exposures t ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Mucus: Coronavirus is typically not associated with prominent nasal drainage. Rinse with nasal saline and monitor your temperature, drink fluids. Stay at hom ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
How long?: If it is a chronic problem , there are many potential causes but hay fever being the most common. Sometimes the nose may start running after reduction ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Symptoms: Am not sure what the actual question is. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade ch ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Could be Viral or...: Go see your doctor. He/she needs to listen to your chest and lungs, possibly culture your throat, and possible give you an inhaler treatment or antib ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Viral: Most likely a viral infection. Use nasal saline spray and a netti pot or nasal irrigation system and stay hydrated!
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Possible: If the sinus openings are plugged, you may not have runny nose at all. In fact, most patients with chronic sinusitis don't have problem with a runny n ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Farley
23 years experience Urgent Care
Sinusitis can...: Perhaps, but it is still likely due to an occlusion of drainage of the sinus. Most sinusitis is not a bacterial infection without signs such as disco ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Allergic rhinitis: This time of year it looks like you are allergic to trees and/or grasses which are giving you symptoms of an allergic nose. The runny nose is giving y ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience Integrative Medicine
Neti pot: Consider using a neti pot. You can also add a drop or two of sski or lugol's to the salt water. Too much iodine can make it sting. Rinse sinuses twice ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: It may be as minor as a bleeding spot at the nasal septum but other causes should be ruled out. You need to have your doctor check your nose to find ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
I am sorry to hear: that you are sick but what is your question? Try submitting it again and asking about what you want to know.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not related, but: can be associated, saline nasal washes, and salt water gargles would help, if no improvement , see your doctor
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Could : Be or upper respiratory tract infections. Gargle with warm saline, plenty of fluids .Take decongestants and see your doctor
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
How long?: If these have been present for months or years, you likely have an allergic condition. If they have been present for less than a week, it is likely f ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Nasal congestion: You may be suffering from nasal allergies, depending where you live, this time of the year indoor allergies are the main cause of your symptoms, such ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Monica Michel
11 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Sure that doesn't doing completely unreasonable- you could have maxillary or frontal sinusitis and this may not necessarily affect your nasal passage ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Viral URI: Sounds like a viral upper respiratory tract infection. You may have some ill contacts with similar symptoms. Body aches pretty characteristic of vir ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: It depends on the cause for the post-nasal drips. If the nasal drips is not linked to nasal stuffiness, sneezing, or runny nose, one needs to consider ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Could be fluid: It could be fluid in your ear combined with a sinusitis. When the nose is congested it can affect the tube that runs from the back of your nose to you ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: If it continues for three weeks or more, it may be a sinus infection requiring antibiotics. Nasal saline, fluids are rest are advised. Virtual appt a ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Green
44 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Cold or allergies: Cold and allergy symptoms can be similar. Allergies tend to be chronic or recurrent and generally involve sneezing, itchy eyes, clear runny nose and/o ... Read More
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