A 53-year-old member asked:
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How can I treat severe nasal congestion?

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Dr. Suzanne Galli
23 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Congestion: There are several causes of nasal obstruction including congestion from allergies and anatomical issues, too. The only way to tell the cause is to have your nose evaluated by a board certified otolaryngologist,
Answered on Apr 24, 2016

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Other options: Nasal saline rinse is primarily helpful in clearing mucous, pollen, dust and helps with dryness. If you are congested due to allergies, use a nasal st ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Exon
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Steroids: Nasal steroids/ saline rinse very helpful.
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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
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Possibly: It depends which nasal spray you are considering. It is certainly safe to use saline solution. Consult with your doctor.
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Dr. William Lewis
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Possible allergy: You may have an allergy and best to see an allergist.

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