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Nasal obstruction due to cold in pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi Doctor
User :   my wife has nosal problem.....she cant breath .........she is using otrinoz
User :   she is pregnent
Doctor :   does she has nasal obstruction
User :   yes
Doctor :   Does she has runny nose , cough ,
User :   running nose only rarely cough
Doctor :   Does she has fever?
User :   no
User :   i heard in tv there is an instrument to use
Doctor :   Cetrizine and paracetamol are safe in pregancy
User :   to avoid otrinoz i thought of using that instrument called breathe right nasal strip
Doctor :   Sinus rinse
Doctor :   Yes avoid otrinoz
User :   ok sure then i will buy that instrument
Doctor :   You can use steroid nasal spray 2 times a day will greatly relieve nasal obstruction
Doctor :   It will take 4-5 days
Doctor :   Thank you
User :   ok is there any name for that spray
Doctor :   Sorry I am not supposed to give prescription
Doctor :   But try one measure at one time
User :   ok fine no issues
Doctor :   1. Ibuprofen 400 tid
Doctor :   2. Cetrizine 1 /day
Doctor :   3. sinus rinse 3-4 times /day
Doctor :   4. stop Otrinaze
User :   ok sure
Doctor :   5. If not get better steroid NASAL spray
Doctor :   Thank you for consulting us
Doctor :   Byw
Doctor :   8Bye
User :   thanks
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