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Is there a home remedy for sinusitis?

Is there a  home remedy for sinusitis?

Depends on the cause: If it's due to reflux, be sure to manage it with diet, etc. If it's due to allergies, see an allergist to determine your triggers and avoid them. If it's due to impaired drainage after taking a ball, fist or steering wheel in the face, don't try to do the corrective surgery on yourself. See your physician for help in figuring out what to do. ...Read more

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Is there any natural home remedy for sinusitis?

Is there any natural home remedy for sinusitis?

Yes: Try nettipott. To rinse your sinuses. Take steam vapor. ...Read more

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Sir please give some home remedies for sinusitis treatment.

Sir please give some home remedies for sinusitis treatment.

See Sinus Survival: That book is the best reference. Avoid dairy, wheat, sugar. Be sure you are getting enough vit d. The herbs thyme, clove, oregano, ginger, and rosemary are all helpful in food. Vitmain c with bioflavanoids inhibit histamine which is an aggravating factor. Xylitol nasal spray can be helpful. ...Read more

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In colombia a native remedy for sinusitis is to boil a loofah sponge in water, then apply a drop of the water into each nostril. Dr's opinion on this?

In colombia a native remedy for sinusitis is to boil a loofah sponge in water, then apply a drop of the water into each nostril. Dr's opinion on this?

Not safe: Sponges are not considered clean. They are actually considered "bacteria hotels". Not a good idea to be dropping water from a sponge into your nose. See a doctor. ...Read more

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What are the best remedies for sinusitis?

What are the best remedies for sinusitis?

Sinus Remedies: Sinusitis is caused by inflammation of the nose and sinus passages in almost all occasions. Antihistamines, nasal decongestants, and antibiotics, if symptoms persist beyond ten days, are helpful. If infections recur, suspect an allergy or irritant, such as acid reflux or smoke. Anatomy may also play a role. Frequent infections? Go see an ear, nose and throat doctor. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for sinusitis?

What are some home remedies for sinusitis?

See below: Most sinusitis will resolve without any specific treatment. Topical (neosynephrine) or oral (pseudephedrin) decongestants and saline nasal sprays give symptomatic relief. They are available without prescription. Only for severe or intractable infections are appropriate prescribed antibiotic treatments indicated. ...Read more

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What are some over-the-counter remedies for sinusitis?

What are some over-the-counter remedies for sinusitis?

Decongestants: Sinus rinses with salt and bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) by spray or netti pot (ask your pharmacist), decongestants like pseudoephedrine, warm wet packs over the sinus area. But if you truly have sinusitis you should probably see your doctor and receive antibiotics. Complications of untreated sinus infection can be very severe. ...Read more

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Are there any homeopathic remedies for sinusitis?

Are there any homeopathic remedies for sinusitis?

Yes -- there R many: Sinusitis varies widely. The correct remedy for a given case depends on precise casetaking and reviewing symptoms -- it's not just "this remedy for sinusitis." if you have frequent infections, it's a chronic case and you need a skilled homeopath to help you. That said, a few remedies that are often called for in sinusitis are kali bichomicum, mercurius, and belladonna. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are natural remedies for sinusitis ?

Could you tell me what are natural remedies for sinusitis ?

Umcka, silver spray : Pelargonium sidoides, a herb from south africa sold as umcka is proven to be very effective for sinusitis- see http://naturalmedicinejournal.Net/pdf/nmj_dec09_bp.Pdf sovereign silver, a mild silver hydrosol solution, can be used as a nose spray, as can irrigating with xylitol solution. Homeopathy can also help. See http://www.Healthy.Net/health/article/homeopathy_and_sinusitis_safer_remedies/946. ...Read more

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Do you know any effective remedy for chronic sinusitis?

Do you know any effective remedy for chronic sinusitis?

Tough disease: Chronic sinusitis is a difficult disease. There are several potential causes of cs: allergy, immunodeficiency, structural abnormalities. In general, cs is felt to be a chronic inflammatory disease. Treatment involves correction of abnormal anatomy, eval for allergy and immunodeficiency, aggressive anti inflammatory treatment. ...Read more