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What is the best medicine (over the counter or prescription) for relieving head congestion?

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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Congestion

If you use a neti pot, be certain you use boiled water, sterile water, or distilled water. Never use water straight from the tap.
There have been cases of brain infection/abscess from organisms in tap water.

In brief: Congestion

If you use a neti pot, be certain you use boiled water, sterile water, or distilled water. Never use water straight from the tap.
There have been cases of brain infection/abscess from organisms in tap water.
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Neti pot

I love neti pot. It works great for me! there are tons of over-the-counter meds used for head congestion, otherwise, such as daiquil, nyquil, alka saltzer, terra flu etc.
They are all pretty much the same but they seem to treat the brain more than the problem.

In brief: Neti pot

I love neti pot. It works great for me! there are tons of over-the-counter meds used for head congestion, otherwise, such as daiquil, nyquil, alka saltzer, terra flu etc.
They are all pretty much the same but they seem to treat the brain more than the problem.
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
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