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Treatments For Broken Nose
10yr daughter has sinus infection and taking antibiotics for it, but has stuffy nose and can't sleep at night. What is the best remedy for relief?
Home remedies: A 10 year old girl with a sinus infection on antibiotics, wants to know what best relief is from stuffy nose/trouble sleeping. Try some simple home remedies like nasal saline sinus irrigations or sprays before bedtime. Sitting in bathroom with steam to open nostrils and airways. Also can try an oral antihistamine like cetirizine (zyrtec) before bed. ...Read more
Surgery or observe: It all depends on the size and location of the fractures. Some orbit fractures do not surgery. Some will need surgery if they are extensive or have caused double vision. A c/t scan is needed to make an accurate diagnosis and treatment recommendations. A complete eye exam is also essential. You should consult with a facial surgeon who treats orbit fractures. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My 81 year old grandaunt has severe knee, foot and leg pain.Would she benefit from cold laser treatment? Are there any other treatments for this?
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
Nasal discharge: First, i would recommend an over-the-counter antihistamine. Nasal steroids can be helpful, too, but these require a prescription. There are other prescription medicines as well, like Atrovent Nasal Spray which is used for certain types of runny nose, called vasomotor rhinitis. ...Read more
Decongestants: Give it a few days.Get a more detailed answer ›
Depends on the cause: If your drainage and runny nose is from allergies it will respond best to nasal steroids like flonase, nasonex, (mometasone) etc. Some of these products are approved down to age 2 so they are safe to use. Over the counter options such as zyrtec and Claritin may help with the runny nose for a short time but the effect won't last as long as the nose spray. Nasal steroids also help with nonallergic rhinitis. ...Read more
Can pus be reason for facial pain? M suffering facial pain nostrills, nose bridge, eye brow, cheek. Please help.Can it bells palsy ? How to treat!
Not Bells Palsy: Bells palsy is facial paralysis. Many causes of facial pain. Start with ENT or oral surgery exam/diagnosis. If TMJ, see TMJ expert. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper training and experience. Most commonly, oral surgeons, prosthodontists, and orofacial pain specialists. Ask your MD, your dentist and your dental society for referrals. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is there a procedure that can help collapsed nasal valves? Without wearing nasal strips i can't breath through my nose properly. What's the name?
Yes: Be examined by ent? Hypertrophic turbinates or inflamed tissues can be obstructive. Old nasal fractures and deviated septum are possible. So can growths, polyps, cancers, so be examined and treated for whatever! i do not know of collapsed nasal valves? ...Read more
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