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Alway Got A Blocked Nose Any Suggestions
Viral infection: Try an otc nasal spray such as afrin or Neo-Synephrine for 3 days only and a decongestant such as sudafed (pseudo-ephedrine) for 7 days. If the ears remain blocked for more than 2 weeks, then consult an ENT doctor. The symptoms are consistent with an upper respiratory tract viral infection. ...Read more
My ear is a bit blocked. No wax and also took nose spray to clean ear from inside, but still a problem and gives slight pain. What do I do?
WHEN BEND OVER TO YOUR MY SHOES A DRAINAGE OFF SOME CLEAR LIQUID CAME RUNNING OUT OF MY NOSE I DON'T HAVE A CHILD OUR A STUFFY NOSE WHAT COULD IT BE.
Nasal drainage: it is very possible to have a thin mucous drainage from the nose on bending or stooping without any other symptoms ...Read more
I woke up with a stuffy nose and a sinus headache, are there any home remedies too get rid of my headache?
Blood comes out of my left nostril all of a sudden if i try to blow my blocked nose 3-4 times a month please advice as not been able find any allergie
Blocked nose: Not allergy related need evaluation from an ear, nose , throat specialist to check for polyps or any other growth. It could be trauma to your nose years back causing septal deviation now affecting how you breathe . Nosebleeding is from you blowing so hard on your nose.Need blood test if you have easy fatigability, easy bruising, etc to rule out blood disorders ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 5 mo old always has a stuffy nose. He's not having a cold. Could this be something serious? I tried all the at-home stuff. Anything a doc can do?
See below: It could still be a sign of a stuffy nose of a newborn-amendable to upright positioning of the head; saline drops or spray to loosen up dried mucus - and suction. Rarely it could be due to a missed choanal atresia: a narrowing or blockage of the nasal airway by tissue. It is a congenital condition, meaning it is present at birth.Is a narrowing or blockage of the nasal airway by tissue. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I am a singer and have a performance coming up. I have a swollen inflamed throat, coughing blood and bloody noses. What is happening? Any quick cures?
Go to the Doctor: Please sign off of the internet and get to the doctor's office today. You have a deadline to get better. Best to get treated today. ...Read more
Can you give me some tips for my blocked nose? My nose is blocked for years now as i had deviated nasal septum.
I had a septoplasty & endoscopic surgery this past tues.My nose is runny stuffy and have a gauze.Can i shower? Can water go in nose using salinex
Information: If you have pcking ion the nose it is best not to get it wet. So turn you head away from the shower jet. It would be best to speak with your surgeon regarding what he advises for routine post op care. Generally I do not allow my patients do do anything with the nose for at least one week post op. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Stuffy: Stuffy nose is a symptom that you experience, making it difficult to breathe through your nose. You may not be able to appreciate swollen nares (the internal nasal channels divided by a septum) without a physician exam. Go see a doctor and have them look at this. Hope it clears up soon. ...Read more
I don't have a runny or stuffy nose but if I blow my nose it's green and my cheeck bone hurts a lot do I have a sinus infection?
I woke up with a clogged ear a couple days ago, I've tried all the home remedies to no avail. I feel it may be my sinuses. Any advice?
Clogged ears: you may be right, could be your sinuses, your nasal passages rather and your throat, are congested, middle ears are considered by ENT experts as part of the sinuses. you may want to use saline nasal wash, and salt water gargles to relieve the congestion, if no improvement in a day or two, see your doctor or ENT specialist, good luck ...Read more
This last wk, I have had ear pressure, post nasal drip & feel a constant head rush feeling, but do not have a stuffy nose. Is this a sinus issue?
I have 4 canker sores running a fever and a stuffy nose and sore throat but could not get into the doctor any advice ?
Seasonal flu: is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve, Advil) or Tylenol (acetaminophen) are also recommended every 6 hours. If concerned, see your PCP for examination. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Catch 22. Got lots of nasal drip from a cold but every time I blow my nose (even softly) a nostril scab tears& my nose bleeds. To blow or not to blow?
Lubricate: Use a dab of vaseline or Aquaphor or KY jelly twice a day inside your nose. You can use Afrin [the generic oxymetazoline is same] for a few days, not more than a few. You can also snuff some water [usually salted water] up your nose and suck it in to clear out mucous. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer