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A 21-year-old female asked:

Blocked nose but not runny, keep having to use (sodium cromoglycate 2%, xylometazoline hcl 0.025% nasal spray solution, doctor recommended) for temporary relief, otherwise i feel shortness of breath. happening since a month.should i continue using it?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
The issue is whether you're experiencing recurrent nasal membrane congestion and swelling from allergies, deviated septum, chronic sinusitis or presence of nasal polyps. I recommend having an examination by an ENT specialist for diagnosis, treatment and advice.
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