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I went on antihistamines for a long time and they no longer work. Nose sprays don't either. Now have post drip. ?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Allergies

Time to consult an allergist and see if you are a candidate for allergen immunotherapy.

In brief: Allergies

Time to consult an allergist and see if you are a candidate for allergen immunotherapy.
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
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Dr. Joel Selter
Pediatrics - Allergy & Asthma

In brief: Reflux and postnasal

Not all cases of postnasal drip are from the nose.
Many patients have the dripping sensation in their throat that is actually originating from stomach acid/reflux. These patents frequently clear their throat, are hoarse, sometimes cough trying to clear their throat. Additionally, efficacy of nasal sprays is dependent upon proper technique as well as choosing wisely- steroid, antihistamines...

In brief: Reflux and postnasal

Not all cases of postnasal drip are from the nose.
Many patients have the dripping sensation in their throat that is actually originating from stomach acid/reflux. These patents frequently clear their throat, are hoarse, sometimes cough trying to clear their throat. Additionally, efficacy of nasal sprays is dependent upon proper technique as well as choosing wisely- steroid, antihistamines...
Dr. Joel Selter
Dr. Joel Selter
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