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Have weepy painful blisters inside nose. Tried neosporin and cold sore treatments. No help. Am immunosuppressed. Had these blisters before, finally went away after weeks. Worry it could get worse.

Have weepy painful blisters inside nose. Tried neosporin and cold sore treatments. No help. Am immunosuppressed. Had these blisters before, finally went away after weeks. Worry it could get worse.

Herpse Simplex : Painful nose blister are commonly cause by the herpes simplex virus, usually type I, the same virus that causes cold sores. The condition may be more severe & difficult to treat in the immunosuppressed patients. Bacterial infections such as impetigo may cause a similar process. Various form of topical and oral treatments are available. ...Read more

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of different treatments for dry air nasal irritation?

What are the advantages and disadvantages of different treatments for dry air nasal irritation?

Dry air: Ttreatments involve moisturization like nasal saline spray. Another product, nasal saline gel may work better. Ponaris nasal emollient may help. Really no disadvantages other than possible bad taste or cost of meds. Also try humidifier. Avoid source of dry air if possible. Dont use a dehumidifier in home. Try to use less heat during winter. ...Read more

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I have what seems rosacea..red patches on forehead & sides of nose. Quite dry in places. What is the best treatment?

I have what seems rosacea..red patches on forehead & sides of nose. Quite dry in places. What is the best treatment?

Consultation: Consult with a facial plastic surgeon or dermatologist. There are topical treatments that can be used but a diagnosis has to be done first. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a congested nose?

What is the best treatment for a congested nose?

Saline solution: Are very cheap. Apply that on the nose, topically or use a spray mist, dry it with fresh q tips and coat your nostril with aquaphor ointment, vaseline or a & d ointment. May repeat as often as needed. At times you may need allergy med or prescription nose spray if severe. Steaming up the bathroom help loosen up very stuffed up nose especially the little babies. Breathe better after a shower, right? ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a cold, cough and a running nose that has lasted 2 months?

What is the best treatment for a cold, cough and a running nose that has lasted 2 months?

Allergy...: Your symptoms are likely related to allergy. You may be having bronchospasm as well as nasal allergy symptoms. There are prescription inhalers as well as nasal sprays that may help so see your doctor for diagnosis/treatment. You may need to see an allergist for testing to see what you are allergic to so that avoidance, if possible, can be done. If you smoke, smoking cessation is imperative. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for basal cell carcinoma nose?

What is the best treatment for basal cell carcinoma nose?

MOHs surgery: The best treatment is mohs surgery in which a specially trained dermatologist excises the tumor and immediately checks for residual tumor by performing serial frozen sections. The key to successful surgery is complete excision. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for runny nose allergies especially in cold windy weather?

What is the best treatment for runny nose allergies especially in cold windy weather?

Anticholinergic: Acute running upon exposure to cold air is a very common response. If the symptoms are self limited and not bothersome no treatment is indicated. You can try to lesson response by placing scarf over mouth to warm air while you are exposed. If conservative measures don't work drying agents like ipratropium bromide nasal spray can be used as needed to dry up nasal secretions acutely. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for year round allergies? I get a runny nose frequently

What is the best treatment for year round allergies? I get a runny nose frequently

Allergy testing: have you considered allergy testing? There are several medications which can block the allergic response. Have your nose evaluated by a board certified otolaryngologist. ...Read more

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