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A 5-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes/yes: This is the preferred method of managing nasal congestion in the first months of life. You can squirt it in and let it wash debris into the stomach. L ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shalini Sethi
20 years experience in Pediatrics
No: Salind drops are very safe. Don't worry
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Referred pain: The pain in the back of the head is referred pain from sinus congestion. The saline nasal spray may not be enough to treat his congestion and he may n ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Martinez
Specializes in Allergy
Saline too drying?: Saline nasal sprays usually have a salt content equal to our body's tissues and can provide much needed moisture. However, if the lining of the nose i ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Farhad Sigari
19 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Big Difference: Saline nasal sprays are just salt water sprays. You can use saline as nasal sprays as often as you like for as long as you like. Neosynephrine nose dr ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience in General Surgery
Saline nasal spray: After nasal surgery, the saline spray is to keep the nose moist. It may be that something else is bothering you. Okay to contact your surgeon, get you ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Loratadine/cetrizine: Loratadine/cetirizine/benadryl
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience in 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 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience in General Surgery
Should work: To clear mucous and help sinuses drain.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vladimir Zuzukin
21 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Absolutely. Just do it in correct order. Nasal saline flushes first, then the topical steroid spray to remain in nose for effect on the mucosa. If ... Read More
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