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Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Nasal (Overview)

NaSal is a nasal preparation which is a kind of ears, nose, throat agents.


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My wife have nasal post drip?

My wife have nasal post drip?

Treatments available: There are many treatments that can help her such as prescription inhaled corticosteroids for one example. Have her see a dr, get officially diagnosed and treated. Good luck. ...Read more

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
1,168 doctors shared insights

Nasal (Overview)

NaSal is a nasal preparation which is a kind of ears, nose, throat agents.


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How can I stop nasal drip?

How can I stop nasal drip?

Depends: Nasal drip can be from many causes. Allergies are high on the list. Some get this with cold weather. Some get it with a cold. Some a condition called vaso-motor rhinitis. See your pcp or allergist and get checked. Antihistamines may help. Certain nasal sprays (atrovent) may help. Nasal steroids may help. You may need immunotherapy (allergy shots). Avoid the cold. ...Read more

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Has anybody had nasal splits removed from inside their nose?

Common: Internal nasal splints are also called septal splints. They are used to stabilize the nose and septum after septoplasty or septorhinoplasty surgery. The splint consists of a rigid or semi-rigid material that is placed on either side of the septum. The splints are brought closed together by a small stitch. After the stitch is removed the splints should slide out easily. ...Read more

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What can be taken for consistent post nasal?

What can be taken for consistent post nasal?

Post nasal drip: Salt water washes twice daily and saline mist up to 4x/day. Seeing an allergist to find out what you are allergic to and then focusing on an effective treatment option. ...Read more

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Scented candles trigger my nasal issue but my family won't stop using them, what should I do?

Please ask your: Family to read my response. If the scented candles make you ill (and many people are sensitive to them) then other people's use of them in your presence is in my opinion akin to abuse. Your family can discuss this with the family doctor to learn more. I am sorry that people in your home aren't listening to you. ...Read more

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What is nasal resistance? Is it the same as say, dioptries? I have a hypertophic nose. Does that means mine is too big?

What is nasal resistance? Is it the same as say, dioptries? I have a hypertophic nose. Does that means mine is too big?

Air resistance: This would refer to air resistance in the nose. Hypertrophy doesn't mean the nose is too big. It means the inner lining of the nose is thickened or swollen. This is usually caused by allergy. ...Read more

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Why do I have a nasal drip constantly every morning

NOT UNUSUAL: This time of the year, depending on where you live, moning due and rapid evaporation as the day warms up triggers nasal congestion, which triggers sinuses to drain in the back of your throat. ...Read more

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How long does it take for nasal passages to clear up after a cold?

How long does it take for nasal passages to clear up after a cold?

5-10 days on average: Could be few days sooner or few days longer. Depends on how bad the cold was, the anatomy of your nasal passages. Things to try to make it clear up faster: steam, neti pot (salt water flushes for the nose), decongestants, sometimes trying things like Flonase or Nasonex can also help. ...Read more

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Why are my nasal passages flattened instead of curved?

Why are my nasal passages flattened instead of curved?

Flat nose: The shape of your nostrils is all about projection of the tip of your nose and the width of the base of your nose - each of us is unique. The shape of the nose is about our ancestry. The shape can be changed with surgery. If you want to know options, ask your primary care doctor who he / she recommends in your area for nose reshaping. ...Read more

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Nasal comfort - does it really work; should I try it?

Yes, but: Yes, nasal lavage helps with many nasal symptoms including nasal drainage, allergy, secretions, sinus drainage, etc. Nasal Comfort I think is no longer sold. Any OTC nasal lavage product would do the same. If symptoms persist, see ENT doc. Don't overuse decongestant nasal sprays. ...Read more