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Problems about nasal and paranasal sinuses - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   how may i help you ?
User :   Hi Doctor, I have sneezing problem frm last 15 & nasal irritation last 15 days
Doctor :   may i know your age and gender please?
User :   28 female
User :   my wife
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does she has any fever?
User :   no
Doctor :   has she tried any medications in the past /
Doctor :   ?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   may i ask where is your location
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   now let me tell you what your wife can do to get relief
User :   yes plz
Doctor :   do begin with ask her to take SINAREST TAB twice daily for 5 days
Doctor :   that will take care of the symptoms she is having
Doctor :   also sneezing and nasall irritation are a sign of sinusitis
Doctor :   for which i have told what medications she needs to take
Doctor :   but at the same time we need to make sure
User :   it will cure nazal irritation
Doctor :   that her body immunity is strong enough to prevent further problems
Doctor :   yes it will cure the irritation too
Doctor :   so for that let me advice what she is supposed to do
User :   Thanks Dr , For ur advice
User :   yes plz
Doctor :   1)It is also well known that diet rich in vitamin A is the best insurance against cold and sinus trouble. Vitamin A is known as the 'membrane conditioner' and it helps build healthy mucous membranes in the nose and throat. Some of the valuable sources of this vitamin are whole milk, yoghurt, egg yolk, pumpkin, carrots, leafy vegetables, tomatoes, mangoes, and papaya.
Doctor :   2) Vitamin C has also proved beneficial in the treatment of sinusitis and the patient should take one gram of this vitamin per day in two therapeutic doses of 500 mg each.This also she can get from the local chemist by asking for chweable vitamin C tabs 500 mg
Doctor :   3) Nasal inhalation of steam for five minutes every hour will also give relief from the irritation
Doctor :   the irritation occurs as the nasal passage gets dry
Doctor :   this will provide adequate moisture
User :   sinerest tab hw much potency which company?
Doctor :   4) sure i will give you all the details
Doctor :   it comes in ONE fixed dose . and its easily available, she needs to take 2 tabs
Doctor :   one in the morning and one in the evening
Doctor :   preferably after food
Doctor :   5) Avoid cold items and oily stuff. They trigger the upper respiratory diseases, instead of lessening them.
User :   is this cure runny nose also?
Doctor :   6) Prepare ginger or cinnamon tea and drink it when it is slightly on the hotter side. It is helpful in curing sinusitis
Doctor :   yes all her symptoms will be cured
Doctor :   and with the other advice her immunity will be strong
Doctor :   dont worry
User :   thanks doctor
Doctor :   Your most welcome
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :   and have a nice day
User :   bye doctor
Doctor :   bye
User :   same 2 u
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