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Sinus: Sounds like it could be. Discuss with your health care team where ever you are. They will know what is going around. ...Read more
Decongestants: For nasal stuffiness due to a cold or other virus, lasting less than 5 to 7 days, you can use oral or topical decongestants such as sudafed or afrin. If it lasts longer it could be another problem like a sinus infection or allergy, so see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How to treat blocked nose when i sleep that causes my eyes to be a little puffy? I don't have cold or allergies
Xylitol: Xylitol is a natural sugar and breaks up biofilm in the body. That's where germs mulitply. It is found in a nasal spray called xlear (pronounced "clear") and in chewing gum called spry. Pleasant tasting too! Certainly see doctor first to rule out medical conditions. Peace and good health. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Multiple causes: A blocked nose may reflect sinus issues that definitely can cause dizziness symptoms. Another common cause may be congestion related to ears. Dizziness can also be a sign of more serious issues involving the brain,so it would be prudent to get checked by an ENT physician and go from there. ...Read more
Had sinus problem used nose spray saline spray issue with smelling nose dry nose feels heavy nostril swollen have mucus nose not open see allergist?
Allergist or ENT: Your nasal symptoms can very well be due to the drugs you are on, lexapro, geodon (ziprasidone) or trazodone, all can cause dry mucus membranes hence dry nose, trazodone can cause nasal congestion too, when seen please mention that you're on those medicines, meanwhile, please keep using saline nasal wash liberally, for an allergist, check aaaai.org or acaai.org for an allergist in your area, good luck, ...Read more
I wake up every morning with blocked nose and when im running in the mornings i start to sneeze.Do i need treatment?
Yes: See an ENT doctor for evaluation and treatment options. ...Read more