A member asked:

Cant unplug ears by valsalva maneuver. when i do it, it shoots liquid out of one of my tear ducts. nasal passages extremely inflamed. should i keep trying the valsalva maneuver? is it safe? i feel a big pressure in my eye when i do?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Brad Douglas answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

It is okay to do the valsalva maneuver but also try a decongestant such as Sudafed to help

Answered Dec 29, 2020



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