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I have a sinus drip and I got no slept last night because I was coughing til one on the morning. I'm drinkng so much but it won't go away please help!?
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Dr. Scott Williamson
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In brief: Decongest
If you decongest your nasal passages, you can breathe through your nose and your cough should get better quickly.
Since oral decongestants may keep you awake, you can try a topical decongestant spray (just don't use it more than once a day and then not for many nights in a row). A recent study suggested that honey was as good if not better than cough medicines at relieving cough.

In brief: Decongest
If you decongest your nasal passages, you can breathe through your nose and your cough should get better quickly.
Since oral decongestants may keep you awake, you can try a topical decongestant spray (just don't use it more than once a day and then not for many nights in a row). A recent study suggested that honey was as good if not better than cough medicines at relieving cough.
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