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In anatomy, a sinus is a cavity within a bone or other tissue. Most commonly found in the bones of the face and connecting with the nasal cavities. Sinus (anatomy), description of the general term paranasal sinuses, air cavities in the cranial bones, especially those near the nose, including: the maxillary sinuses, also called the maxillary antra and the largest of the ...Read more
Analgesics: I assume you mean Diclofenac which is an NSAID used for arthritic pain and swelling. Panadol is Tylenol (acetaminophen). They can be used together but why. Do you have fever that you are trying to manage with tylenol (acetaminophen)? Are you just trying multi-modality analgesic management? Panadol is not marketed in US, so we dont have first hand experience with it. ...Read more
Medication: No incompatibility tylenol (acetaminophen) sinus and antibiotics . As long as you have no history of difficulty with ingredients. Caution max dose for tylenol (acetaminophen) lowered to three thousand milligrams in twenty four hours. Published to doctors and on bottle but regretfully how many people read bottle twice. ...Read more
I took some Tylenol (acetaminophen) sinus relief and now I can't smell anything and can barely taste anything?
Yes: Both likely contain decongestants and are contraindicated for long-term use if you have high blood pressure. Using for acute sinus/cold symptoms is generally ok with interval of about 4-6 hours depending on the effect. Would also be ok to stick with the one that works better if taking them tomorrow. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes, for short time: The previous answer is sound. To add: the 3,000 mg per day relates to the Tylenol (a.k.a. acetaminophen) component. Also check the decongestant drug that appears in both products. If it is the same, mind the daily dose. If different, it is harder to advise around doses, but know that there is little need for both, and they may raise your blood pressure. Safer take plain Tylenol with Claritin-D 24. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Using Tylenol (acetaminophen) sinus medicine to combat Rhinitis caused by side effect from medication. Is that ok?
What can I take for a sinus cold while breastfeeding? I've been taking tylenol (acetaminophen) sinus and cold is it okay to take breastfeeding
May decrease milk: While it is safe to take that medication, just like it can dry up the mucous in your nose, it can dry up your milk production as well. I recommend local/topical treatment like a nasal spray such as afrin, humidity, nasal saline drops, or warm/steamy beverages such as teas. Also make sure to get plenty of fluids yourself - both to keep mucous thin and ensure your milk supply. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer