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I have a cold and really bad sinus congestion. Do you have any tips for OTC treatments?

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Dr. John Weeks
Family Medicine
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In brief: Some proven remedies

There is an excellent review of what works and what doesn't for both children and adults at: http://www.
Aafp.Org/afp/2012/0715/p153.Html?Printable=afp.

In brief: Some proven remedies

There is an excellent review of what works and what doesn't for both children and adults at: http://www.
Aafp.Org/afp/2012/0715/p153.Html?Printable=afp.
Dr. John Weeks
Dr. John Weeks
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Perhaps

Decongestants, nasal irrigation, netti pot, keep well hydrated.
If, however, you develop nasal discharge which looks like pus, facial pain and swelling, toothache, fever, eye swelling, etc. Please see your doctor asap.

In brief: Perhaps

Decongestants, nasal irrigation, netti pot, keep well hydrated.
If, however, you develop nasal discharge which looks like pus, facial pain and swelling, toothache, fever, eye swelling, etc. Please see your doctor asap.
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