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Can A Very Bad Sinus Infection Affect Your Motor Skills
I have a very bad sinus infection and I am trying to find a quick natural cure? Should I drink salt water? Any suggestions?
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
I have been experiencing an odor that has been coming out of my nose. I had a very bad sinus infection about 4 months or 5mts ago my eyes were bloody red and they hurted so bad, that I could hardly see. Everything in my head hurted so badly. When I got t
Your: Your sinuses may be draining, or you may be getting another infection. You can try saline nasal spray, and a humidifer or even a steam room to clear this up. There are also "netti pots", which you can ask your pharmacist about that can help drain your sinuses. If a patient has persistent sinus pain, fever, or vomiting, then they should consult with their physician. ...Read more
I have a sinus infection. Didn't have a fever the past couple days now all of a sudden I have 100.4° is that bad?
My son has a sinus infection and on meds for it, but I can't get him to drink much and he's only went about 2oz in 24 hrs is this bad?
Was on zpak now on keplex had sinus infection still blowing orange is brown but don't feel sick am I ok? Was told orange means bad but I feel good
Orange snout: Sometimes occur when blood is mixed with snout and infection. If already on treatment and improving there should be no cause for alarm. ...Read more
Lifestyle: Indications for surgery: 1) chronic infection (>3 months not responding to maximal medical therapy); 2) recurrent sinusitis (3-4 infections per year - not responding to medical therapy. Surgey may also be indicated if you are having complications related to a sinus infection. 1&2 are relative indications... If two or three infections really wipe you out... Surgery may be indicated as well. ...Read more
You may be congested: If you're still recovering from your sinus infection, you might still be congested. So usually when you swallow, it's difficult to breathe at the same time, and you may end up coughing with your post nasal drip, if you're still having thick discharge and sputum. See you doctor, if the discharge has become colored, and if you are coughing more often. ...Read more
Desperate - my ability to taste sweets has been gone for almost a week. I have a bad cold or sinus infection. When will normal taste return?
Hello I have had bad sinus infection for a while taking Amoxicillin500mg twice a day for 7 days kinda feel little better no more yellow now green goin?
Likely better: If the symptoms improve with medications, then you are likely doing better. ...Read more
I have a bad sinus infection took 2 suds fed at 4am n it is 8:30 am now want 2 now take my mucinex (guaifenesin) d instead is that ok thanks?
No: Sudafed and Mucinex (guaifenesin) D both have the same drug in them, so taking them both would may have you taking a higher dose than is healthy, especially if you have other conditions like high blood pressure. It wouldn’t be the best idea. The best bet, in future, is to look at the ingredient list on the backs of the boxes as a first step and make sure they do not have the same drug in them. (In this case, th ...Read more
Had sinus infection since July. Doc put me on Loratadine since antibios weren't working. Soon as I take med pain middle of head. Not there before. Bad?
Bad sinusitis: Greetings, bad sinus infections need irrigation. First get a sinus rinse kit and wash the thick mucus and infection out. Afrin nasal spray may be used as directed x 5 days and no longer. This will help clear the infected material out of the sinuses so irrigation can continue to wash it away. Finally use ibuprofen 200 mg tabs if you are able 3-4 pills 3x/day with food x 10 days. This will help too. ...Read more
How long could you potentially have a sinus infection (that didn't present alot of symptoms) before it got so bad it went into bloodstream?
Variable.: Can be early, or late. See MD if you feel you have a sinus infection. ...Read more
Bad sinus infection 2 yrs ago, meds didn't work at 1st, cleared after few months on own. Stuffy, blow green stuff at times ever since. Still infected?
Infection is unfortunately common especially in people with nasal allergies. At this point a visit to aBoard Certified Ear Nose and Throat specialist is indicated. DRAINAGE of the sinuses along with appropriate antibiotics is the route you should "travel"
Good Luck and I hope this helps!
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I had a bad sinus infection which is almost gone. But I have tiny bumps all over my face now. They do not hurt. What should I do?
Antibiotic?: If you had taken an antibiotic, this could have been from a drug reaction. If you have not, then these are likely unrelated events. A viral sinusitis may be associated with a skin rash but would not expect it to be confined to the face. If the rash persists for over a week or gets much worse, consider seeing a dermatologist. ...Read more
Can a bad sinus infection cause me to feel full and not want to eat? And when I eat I feel sick... Is my mucus causing this? How can I break it down?
Post nasal drainage: Copious post nasal purulence (pus) may cause throat irritation as well as nausea. Guifenesin will thin the secretions and help expectorate pus and mucus from your sinus' and lungs. Increase water intake temporarily to the point of clear colorless urine. Nasal saline irrigations and salt water throat gargles may also help. See your physician with persistent symptoms. ...Read more
Can a sinus infection cause pain/burning on the top back of your head because? I had a bad sinus cold that started last tuesday. Monday I went on meds
Let your dr know: Referred pain patterns from the sinuses can go to different parts of the head / scalp. It's best to contact your doctor and let them know what you're experiencing. They may need to give you something that will help you feel better, plus document your symptoms. Hope you feel better soon! ...Read more
I have a bad sinus infection. Discharge is totally clear and bubbly...along with what I believe is cnjuntivitus. Or vary similar. ..cough is brownish?
How do you know?: Whenever a patient gives us their diagnosis, I have to wonder how do you know you have " a bad sinus infection? " The presence of a conjunctivitis is even more suspicious of a viral infection which represents as high as 98% of all upper respiratory infections. Incidentally, you did not ask a question so I will tell you to hang in there for at least 2 weeks and if you're not better, consult an ENT. ...Read more
Can you drink on amoxicillin. I just got diagnosed with a bad sinus infection. And will b going on spring break in one week (saturday).Is ok to drink?
Yes: These is no documented interaction between Amoxicillin and alcohol. Both Amoxicillin and alcohol can cause stomach upset and diarrhea so if you experience these symptoms it may be hard to tell what the cause is. As always: drink in moderation and under control and take your antibiotics for the full course prescribed. Take the medication on an empty stomach well before you start drinking. ...Read more
I have a bad sinus infection and bought some Mucinex (guaifenesin) d but im on probation is it ok to take?
Ask probation office: Make sure to check with your probation officer to be certain that mucinex-d is on the list of approved medicines you can take. ...Read more
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Confusion: I have answered this question may times. The paranasal sinuses are air-containing spaces in the face and head. As such, they are not related to or cause balance disorders. However, a viral infection can cause both of these problems. It is my opinion, that treatment of sinus disease will not alter your balance disorder. You need to see an ENT doctor. ...Read more
Dentist: If you think you may have a bad tooth, see your dentist. He or she can tell you if the pain is from a tooth or likely from a sinus infection. ...Read more
My 2 year old son has a really bad sinus infection, is there anything over-the-counter that works great?
Prescribed amoxicillin 500 mg 2 pills twice a day for 10 days. Accidentally been taking 1 pill twice a day for first 2 days for sinus infection. Bad?
No: Just correct the dosage from now on and stay on the regiment, you'll be fine;). ...Read more
I have a bad cold and a sinus infection. I just took 2 tblespoons of nquil. Can I take a benadryl (diphenhydramine) also?
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
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