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Can a sinus infection get worse if OTC meds are not working?
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Dr. Michael Borookhim
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes it can. You
Might need antibiotics if it is a true infection. See your doctor.

In brief: Yes it can. You
Might need antibiotics if it is a true infection. See your doctor.
Dr. Michael Borookhim
Dr. Michael Borookhim
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Dr. Gregory Bussell
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Sinus infections usually resolve without treatment.
If symptoms persist for over a week or are severe you should see a doctor. Complications are rare in adults, but include eye infections and meningitis.

In brief: Yes
Sinus infections usually resolve without treatment.
If symptoms persist for over a week or are severe you should see a doctor. Complications are rare in adults, but include eye infections and meningitis.
Dr. Gregory Bussell
Dr. Gregory Bussell
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