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Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more
Not necessarily: Nasal mucous is composed of water, protein and sugar which support bacterial growth. Experiments using small thimble like containers of mucous have been photographed over several hours and show the gradual coloring of the material by airborne germs. The more time passed, the deeper the color. All mucous exposed to open nasal surfaces are likely to color over time. ...Read more
Have clear nasal drainage with asthma. Dr gave steriod shot in hip with nasonex (mometasone). Nebulizer treatment made lung function better but i keep having cough?
Can eat solid food feels like it gets stuck in middle of throat. Went to ENT said it was post nasal drainage. Still can't eat. Should I go to ER?
Family doctor: No. You have a chronic problem. Not a life threatening or acute problem. Your family doctor can help. Or a Gastroenterologist. Your problem is not one for an ENT. ...Read more
36wks pregnant. Twice this week i bend over and get watery nasal discharge out of no where. Is this normal for pregnancy. I know my sinuss r inflamed.
Nasal: Relief of sinus congestion.Get a more detailed answer ›
Depends: All surgeries have risks. Operations to improve sinusitis involve surgery near the eye and brain. Only experienced surgeons should perform the procedure. Image guided sinus surgery, in which the surgeon uses a sophisticated computer to identify that patients particular anatomy when he is operating in real time can aid the surgeon and possible improve safety, but is no substitute for surgical skill. ...Read more
Nyquil: When drainage clears up & u r still taking nyquil. ...Read more
Excessive nasal drainage and corresponding cough to go with it.. What's the best plan of action to be better in 24 hours for my acts?
Manage symptoms: Saline nasal rinses, hydration and Mucinex can help to clear mucous. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can reduce drainage but would not use it during day as it is sedating and affect mental performance. Honey and dextromethorphin can reduce the cough. Sudafed can treat the congestion. Good luck on the test. ...Read more
Post nasal drip: Nasal drainage into your throat is the normal pathway nasal mucus takes. You feel this if the volume of mucus is great, like when you have a cold or rhinitis, or when the mucus is thick. Keep yourself hydrated and use saline nasal rinse to thin, and decrease the sensation of mucus passage. If you have allergies, use your medications. ...Read more
Nasal drainage: Hello, yes, nasal drainage can lead to or occur with chest congestion. It could be an allergy linked condition. Also the PND can cause inflammation leading to cough, congestion, bronchitis or pneumonia. An otc antihistamine is a good starting place. If it persists, see your doctor. ...Read more
What can I take over-the-counter for congestion ? I'm pregnant and want to be sure it's ok to use. I have a lot of nasal drainage.
Please call your OB!: Your OB should have specific meds that they recommend, so call your OB as your OB may not rec the same meds that I do to my preg pts. ...Read more
Ive been coughing constantly for 2days i have no other symptoms except nasal drainage/stuffiness n burning chest is it allergies or a slight cold?
Might do that: It does so many unpleasant things - probably that too. It's not easy to find relief - but a good ENT might find a strategy. Also since different folk find success with all sorts of home remedies - try em all just to see. Neti Pots, herbal steam, acupressure/puncture, yoga, food allergy avoidance, other allergy avoidance. You get the idea(s). Best wishes from a fellow-sufferer! ...Read more
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