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New treatment sinusitis ?

New treatment sinusitis
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Sinusitis: Allergic, viral , bacterial or fungal - color of discharge no help - if fever- probably not allergic -if lasts more than 10 days, not viral - try Mucinex (guaifenesin) and Claritin otc - if not improved - see doc. By the tenth day - also consider netty pot. ...Read more

Dr. Thomas Inwood
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Sinusitis (Definition)

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Is there a home remedy for sinusitis?

Is there a  home remedy for sinusitis?

Depends on the cause: If it's due to reflux, be sure to manage it with diet, etc. If it's due to allergies, see an allergist to determine your triggers and avoid them. If it's due to impaired drainage after taking a ball, fist or steering wheel in the face, don't try to do the corrective surgery on yourself. See your physician for help in figuring out what to do. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for sinusitis?

What is the best treatment for sinusitis?

Sinusitis Rx: Sinusitis is primarily treated with an antibiotic like amoxcillin. Other treatments may include a decongestant, either oral or a nose spray (either otc afrin (oxymetazoline) or a prescribed steroid nose spray like flonase). If you use an otc nose spray, be sure to use it only for 3 days. ...Read more

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Is there any natural home remedy for sinusitis?

Is there any natural home remedy for sinusitis?

Yes: Try nettipott. To rinse your sinuses. Take steam vapor. ...Read more

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Is there is any treatment for allergic sinusitis?

Is there is any treatment for allergic sinusitis?

Meds or Shots: If allergies are casuing repeated episodes of sinusitis... Get the allergies treated with antihistamines or nasal steroids. Immunotherapy (shots) may also be very beneficial in treating allergies which may reduce the number of sinus infections you get. ...Read more

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Do you know any effective remedy for chronic sinusitis?

Do you know any effective remedy for chronic sinusitis?

Tough disease: Chronic sinusitis is a difficult disease. There are several potential causes of cs: allergy, immunodeficiency, structural abnormalities. In general, cs is felt to be a chronic inflammatory disease. Treatment involves correction of abnormal anatomy, eval for allergy and immunodeficiency, aggressive anti inflammatory treatment. ...Read more

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Can you tell me any good remedy or therapy for sinusitis?

Sinusitis: Hello. My recommendations are first to drink adequate liquids. Second to wash your nose every evening with a saline wash then wait a few minutes. Finally spray OTC Nasacort (triamcinolone) into each nostril as directed at bedtime. Use this daily for at least 10-14 days. This will allow the nasacort (triamcinolone) time to decrease the intranasal inflammation. Continue this as long as needed. ...Read more

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Sir please give some home remedies for sinusitis treatment.

Sir please give some home remedies for sinusitis treatment.

See Sinus Survival: That book is the best reference. Avoid dairy, wheat, sugar. Be sure you are getting enough vit d. The herbs thyme, clove, oregano, ginger, and rosemary are all helpful in food. Vitmain c with bioflavanoids inhibit histamine which is an aggravating factor. Xylitol nasal spray can be helpful. ...Read more

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Will any changes in lifestyle be suggested during treatment for sinusitis?

Will any changes in lifestyle be suggested during treatment for sinusitis?

Avoid smoke: One of the most severe risk factors for sinusitis and other respiratory infections is smoking or second hand smoke exposure. To reduce chance of infections, wash hands frequently. If you have or suspect dust allergy, using a pillow encasement against dust and removing carpeting may be a good idea. Eliminate mold from home if possible. ...Read more

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Is sinusitis a forever diasase? Can a person be cured PERMANENTLY of this in a few years with regular treatment? How many years? Thank you.

Is sinusitis a forever diasase? Can a person be cured PERMANENTLY of this in a few years with regular treatment? How many years? Thank you.

Depends on the cause: If you have chronic allergies or cystic fibrosis, then sinusitis can sometimes hang on and be very frustrating to manage. An acute infection will usually clear up after treatment with the appropriate antibiotic. Talk it over with your doctor to see what is causing yours and the best treatment. Also, products like Neti pot often help relieve pressure, drainage and sinus symptoms. Hope that helps. ...Read more