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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Nasal saline wash should contain only water and salt. There is no active ingredients such as oxymetazoline that is found in nasal spray decongestants ... 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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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Nasal saline: Change nasal saline spray every other day. Hope i helped you with your answer.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Josa
38 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Saline mist: Saline mist can be useful here.
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 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Santin
14 years experience Vascular Surgery
Flush: Blinking and flushing your eyes with eye drops might help. If the redness doesn't get better then it might be a good idea to get checked by an eye do ... Read More
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 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Sinus Surgery: What did your surgeon tell you? Usually they want a period of 2 weeks for optimal healing. Isotonic saline is recommended at first to prevent irritati ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Tholen
40 years experience Plastic Surgery
Sorry, no.: Nasal saline helps moisturize a dry nasal cavity, but will do nothing for the dilated capillaries of the external nasal skin. Topical antibiotics, ora ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Follow instructions: Seriously! Each version has it's own instructions/directions so read carefully & follow them. Or make your own by following directions here: http: ... Read More

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