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Nonallergic Rhinitis Signs
Generally not: There is no mechanism that increases nasal secretions when congestion goes down. Many people notice this, however. The best way to tell that congestion is improving is that it's easier to breathe through your nose. Ipratropium nasal spray from your physician will help if the runny nose is bothersome. ...Read more
This is a symptomatic disorder of the nose characterized by inflamed nasal mucosa. Groupings of rhinitis exist triggered by infection, allergy, non-allergic triggers/exposure, meds, immune disorder, and/or structural problems in the nose. Symptoms can include itching, sneezing, congestion, watery/mucoid drainage, post-nasal drainage with sore throat, ear ...Read more
What are the signs you are getting over sinisitus without medicine? It's been three weeks and I'm back to little pressure and a runny nose.
Signs of improvement: Signs you are getting better include no fever, reduced pain, clearing of any color to the secretions you may have been having, & generally feeling better. Often the rhinorrhea or runny nose doesn't improve much because there is an accompanying allergic or inflammatory increase in nasal secretions. Steroid nasal spray or non-sedating anti-histamines may be needed for the runny nose. Good wishes:) ...Read more
Colds: Natural products such as Vitamin C three times daily and/or Argentyn Colloidal Silver can be helpful. Check w/a naturally-oriented doctor. Peace and good health. The half-life of Vitamin C in the body is about 12 hours so normal use is twice daily. W/a cold the body needs more C so three times daily. Back off a bit if it gives you the runs. ...Read more
My son is having changes in voice like a horse voice, but does not exhibit any other signs of cold like fever or runny nose. Should I be concerned?
Three days ago I woke up with a heaviness in my chest. I have no fever, not coughing no runny nose no sign of a cold. My body feels achy at times. ?
Need more info: Your complaint is very serious. There are many reasons to have a heaviness in the chest, some very minor and some deadly. Get to your family physician ASAP or even the ER at your local hospital to be checked out. ...Read more
Is runny nose after severe chest congestion in infants a good sign? Earlier 3 yrs old seemed to swollow mucus which is now flowing
My almost 7 month old little boy has been breathing heavily with wet cough, runny nose, and fever. Could the breathing be a sign of rsv?
RSV: Respiratory syncytial virus is most often seen from dec to mar but can be seen at any time. More often in premature and the very young <12 weeks old. Can be associated with day care. Most symptoms are fever, runny nose, cough, wheezing trouble breathing and loss of appetite. Any young infant with fever should be evaluated. It could just be a cold but an examination would be best to check. ...Read more
My 16 month old has a runny nose , fever and sleepy with no energy. She was at a GP yesterday who said there is no sign of flu. but still not better and worse than yesterday?
2 yo with fever cough runny nose two ear infect strep n flu - grabbing neck what are signs of meninjitis? Cvc was normal as well y neck grabbing?
Various: There are various signs of meningitis. Pain when moving the neck, lisltlessness, decreased appetite, nausea, vomiting, light sensitivity and headaches (of course headaches would not be something a 2 yo would verbalize). Grabbing the front ofbreast the neck could be a sign of a sore throat perhaps due to strep. If you suspect meningitis call your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
My son Braxton Mann, had a runny nose for about 3 days but hasn't shown any signs today. On Friday he came up with a few hives on his stomach. I thought it was the new laundry detergent I was using so I changed his clothes and bathed him. But they just ke
I have white, chunky discharge , runny nose, sneezing & slight fever after unprotected sex 5 days ago. Could this be early signs of HIV or hsv? Help
4 days of sore throat and a little fever and chills. Could it be cold?
With no runny nose and other signs.
A virus: Sounds like it may be a viral pharyngitis, which is the doctor term for you have just a sore throat caused by a virus without the other symptoms of what most would consider a "cold (the runny nose, etc). Yes, you can just get the throat symptoms with certain viruses, as adults do when they get laryngitis and lose their voices. In kids, the same virus causes croup. Rest, fluids and time are cures. ...Read more
After eating within 5-10 mins ..itchy skin ,runny nose, cyanosed,lightheaded,faint pulse,bp122/80,oxy sat 98%. Could this b sign of food allergy?
Possibly : If the bodily reaction is occurring consistently with only certain foods. The saturation and the blood pressure readings you have are normal. If it is happening with any eating or swallowing then need to think about some sort of gastrointestinal disorder. Further consultation with your GP may help here ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer