Doctor insights on:
Can You Have Anesthesia If You Have A Stuffy Nose
Having groin hernia surgery with local anesthesia in 3 days and have a stuffy nose. Likelihood of still having the procedure?
Is there any risk of anesthesia in 6 monrh old baby for laproscopic orchiepexy.if not what risks associated when he has cold and stuffy nose?
Anesthesia: There is always a risk from anesthesia regardless of age of patient or which type is used. This doesn't mean that the risk is particularly high for any one specific case. Please discuss this with the anesthesiologist who will be working with the baby. S/he will know more about the child's health and the type of anesthesia proposed. Take care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can I have my ganglion cyst removal surgery tomorrow under general anasthesia if I have a stuffy nose?
Decongestants: Oral Pseudoephedrine is the most effective pill, but oral phenylephrine is the most available, because you do not have to have a driver's license handy to identify yourself when purchasing it. Both can disturb sleep. So at night a lot of people choose topical decongestants, for example afrin, (oxymetazoline) Vicks spray, 4-way spray, etc. Those sprays can be addicting. Spray antihistamines work well if allergic. ...Read more
Dry nostrils???: Hard to say without a history and exam. Since it is winter, and many households have a much lower humidity environment inside, it could be just the nostrils being really died out along with your stuffiness and possibly blowing the nose quite often. If in doubt, see a Dr. or ENT ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a stuffy nose. Every time i walk it goes away alot.But as soon as i stop or sit the stuffy nose comes back. How can I make it stay. I?
Neti pots can : Educe nasal congestion. Mix ¼ tsp salt w 1 cup lukewarm water. More salt can also be used. Place solution in neti pot. Tilt head ; pour solution into 1 nostril. Blow nose lightly ; spit out any liquid that drains into throat. Repeat on other side. This can be done in the evening before you go to bed ; again in the morning. You can watch a video online to get the finer details down. ...Read more
Turbinate Tissue: When you lay down.. Either on your back or side, the turbinates (tissue on the side of you your nose - inside) swells up. This is why people feel stuffy with allergies, crying, etc. Some people will notice that the feeling of stuffiness changes from side to side as they turn over in bed. If the stuffiness is severe, it could lead to nasal and then sinus congestion which may lead to a headache. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Little noses: Lots of baby is folded into the womb.The short neck required to make them fit means their little nose will do extra work.The neck grows longer in the first months & baby will then drop the jaw to mouth breathe without tilting it back like newborns do to cry.Irritants like perfume & dust can make the nose swell inside and the mucous they make may rattle. Mouth breathing helps the stuffiness fade. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Blocked nose: There are several causes of nasal obstruction including congestion from allergies and anatomical issues, too. The only way to tell the cause is to have your nose evaluated by a board certified otolaryngologist, ...Read more
Flu: Body aches with a runny/stuffy nose is more likely flu or a flu-like virus and not a simple cold. If symptom onset has been in the past 24 hours... Tamiflu (oseltamivir) could be used to shorten symptoms.... Otherwise... Symptom relief and chicken noodle soup. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a stuffy nose for a couple of weeks and can't breathe threw my nose what should I do or take?
The right side of my head/face has been hurting for 3 days. I do not have a stuffy nose or any cold symptoms. What could this be? Thanks
What do you suggest if I have a stuffy nose and it really gets me down but my gf will be coming. Will sexual contact help with the stuffy nose?
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Can you have a sinus infection without a stuffy nose?
- Can i have anesthesia if i have a runny nose?
- Can i have a sinus infection without a stuffy nose?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Can you have a tonsillectomy without general anesthesia in the us?
- Can you have your hair colored after anesthesia?
- Can a stuffy nose cause dizziness?
- Can milk cause a stuffy nose?
- Talk to a pain management specialist online for free