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Why doesn't a decongestant restore my sense of smell with a bad cold?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics

In brief: AURI

Decongestants dry secretions from your nose when you have colds but it takes a few days before restoring your sense of smell because auri last a few days.

In brief: AURI

Decongestants dry secretions from your nose when you have colds but it takes a few days before restoring your sense of smell because auri last a few days.
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