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sinus draining down the back of the throat

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Not exactly.: Allergies typically cause itching, watering, redness. May be associated swelling and "stuffiness" doesn't sound like you have a lot of these symptoms ... Read More
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Dr. Barbara Stark Baxter
42 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Nasal Congestion : Yes, allergies cause congestion, which leads to obstruction of the sinuses over time. Subacute sinusitis is common. It can be hard to tell when you h ... Read More
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Dr. Brian Novick
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes that can be true: But if you see an allergist, you can find out exactly what's causing your symptoms. Then there are many things you can do to avoid those items.. Or at ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Green
45 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Post nasal drip : Your symptoms may be due to post nasal drip. Allergy medicines may help this but if symptoms continue see a doctor to rule out possibility of infectio ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
It's possible.: Although some patients with hypothyroidism have nasal congestion, one should check for allergies to respiratory particles (like pollen or dust) before ... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Side effects: Immediately contact the physician that prescribed this medication for you. He/she will want to adjust your treatment. Side effects should disappear wi ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
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Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Revisit your doctor: while cefdinir is good for acute sinusitis, it is not ideal for chronic bacterial sinusitis, in addition you may be having blocked drainage of your s ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes.: It is true.
A 58-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Go to your ENT: He will be able to flush out your sinuses with what looks like a little vacuum cleaner. Then he can discuss any further issues with you.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Allergies: Hello. Yes, allergies often precede sinusitis, can cause ear infections and produce excessive mucus that can cause a sore throat.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Villacis
22 years experience Family Medicine
Post-nasal drip: The feeling of something draining in throat is usually caused by post-nasal drip. That can be caused by either a sinus infection or allergies or a com ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Otolaryngologist: Your symptoms can be caused by sinusitis. The paranasal sinuses are located over the eyes, over the cheeks, and there is in the back of the nose. In v ... Read More
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