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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
36 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Check with doc: Your friend needs to be checked out by a doc. Especially if he cannot even talk. Watchful waiting is not an option. He/she may need antimicrobials, na ... Read More

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeremy Porter
13 years experience Pediatrics
Take full course: I'd keep going with the cefdinir it until it's all finished. I am not sure how long you've been taking it but if you are on days 1-7, have faith and ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Weekly
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
A bit more time..: Not sure whether your main complaint was congestion (inability to breathe through the nose) or facial pain/pressure. I's not uncommon for a true sinu ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elena Padrell
40 years experience Psychiatry
It may be related: Those two are different problems, don't always go together. however if you have a sinus drainage issue with possible sinusitis, i.e., headache, stuffe ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
45 years experience Pediatrics
Ear infection: Draining ears are usually indicative of ear infection complication, when middle ear acts like an abscess, which bursts to release the pus, draining ou ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Sinus infection: It is likely sinusitis. Have it treated.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Post-nasal drip?: This may well be material draining out of the sinuses, irritating the back of the throat. You might try nasal irrigation with saline, or use of a net ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
When : When the internal nasal lining is irritated it can create more mucous than normal. This can then lead to a chronic runny nose or post nasal drip. A n ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Malinchak
30 years experience Family Medicine
Eye drops: No. There is no direct connection between your eye and the back of your throat.
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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Postural.: If your head is tilted forward, most of the liquid will drain back out of your nose; the rest may drain into your sinuses or eventually get reabsorbe ... Read More

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