A 25-year-old male asked:
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any directions/ pictures to show how to use flonase to shrink turbinates? i have saline spray its neilmed sinus rinse in a box with packets

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Dr. Kristin Sokol
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Using flonase: When using flonase for rhinitis, you should point outwards and back (like towards the ear on the same side of nostril). Only sniff a minimal amount to make sure the medicine does not get swallowed.
Answered on Aug 25, 2016

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