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Alcohol Sinus Allergies
Yes: Alcohol causes nasal congestion by a different mechanism than an allergic one. Perhaps that's a good thing; I've yet to meet someone truly allergic to alcohol. Unfortunately it means that allergy & alcohol ingestion work together to make your stuffy nose & sinuses even worse than ether one alone. You probably won't get much enjoyment from alcohol when sinus or nasal allergies are acting up. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
How many hours after taking 2 tablets of "tylenol sinus congestion and pain" can a person consume one serving of alcohol?
I was proscribed celetimine for my sinus it say I cant drink but I only take one pill a day would affect me I did drink alcohol?
Why does my sinus infection smell like rotting flesh.? What causes this? Alcohol or smoking a combination or is it mold.
After large quantities of alcohol, I have sinus like pressure in my temples, ears, eyebrows, and forehead region...is this normal? Its been 3 days
You can but moderati: Yes you can but in moderationGet a more detailed answer ›
I just got prescribed amox-clav for a sinus infection. I forgot that I have a birthday party to go to tonight. Is it okay to drink alcohol while on this? Will it hinder the effectiveness of the drug? Thanks!
I have a sinus infection and was put on cefdinir, and prednisone. Can I drink alcohol while on these?
Yes: In moderation as always.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a sinus infection and was put on cefdinir, and prednisone. I have a wedding to attend in 4 days. Can I drink alcohol while on these?
SPARINGLY: The small glasses of champagne to toast the wedding couple is fine, but would not exceed that. Alcohol interferes with the ability of white blood cells to fight infection, and in general is not a good fit with antibiotic treatment. A very limited amount should not cause a problem, but tying one on certainly might. ...Read more
I am in cancun, came down with what I think is a sinus/ear infection... still want to be able to drink alcohol but want to relive the presure from my head what can I do... most medicine in Mexico is apparently over the counter?
Surgery may not help: I am a doctor who suffered for years with sinus infections. Do the following: 1.Avoid anything cold. 2.no soda. 3.I use Sovereign Silver spray when I feel like I am getting another attack. Its safe and natural. U won't get it in Mexico : (4.I use VICKS topically as much as I can. 5.I use a humidifier at night 6.I drink lots of water. Good L ...Read more
Taking amoxicillin 500 potassium clavulanate 125 2x's a day for sinus last dose will be on sat morning when will I be able to drink alcohol again?
After: Your course of antibiotics is finished AND you feel better! Hope this is helpful Dr Z ...Read more
Get checked by: Your physician. S/he will be able to determine if you need to see an ENT specialist or an allergist. Take care. ...Read more
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more