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Simple remedies to get rid of chronic sinus - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hello
User :   can i know ur name pls?
Doctor :   Dr. xxxxx
User :   i am having sinus problem.can u help me in that regard
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
User :   since my childhood.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i am 27 now
Doctor :   Have you consulted an ENT surgeon for this?
User :   i have consulted one Medine specialist last time.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   last month some 15 days before
User :   i get frequent head aches becuase of this.
Doctor :   I suggest that you do repaeted Steam inhalations whenever you have an attack with Sinarest caps or a few drops of Menthol oiL
Doctor :   You should do it atleast thrice a day
Doctor :   and during an attack at least once or twice an hour
Doctor :   While doing that you should occassionally tilt your head to either side and keep it in that position for a few minutes
Doctor :   and repeat the procedure
Doctor :   as that will facilitate better draining of sinuses
User :   any brand/medine name for this Menthol oiL
Doctor :   It is available in any medical store, you can use Vicks vaporub also
Doctor :   It also contains Menthol
Doctor :   You should try to avoid cold weather, dust and pollution.
User :   ok.
Doctor :   Try to wear a mask when you are in traffic.
Doctor :   Also take plenty of fluids during an attack.
User :   ok.
Doctor :   Dont use excess nasal drops as they are not useful and can harm the inner nose lining if used repeatedly
Doctor :   You should also get a check up with an ENT surgeon for any nasal problem which may have to be corrected
User :   some time when the head ache is severe, i take one pain killer like nice, saridon, dolo 650. is that correct?
Doctor :   Yes you can.
User :   or any other medice u prescribe.
Doctor :   You should take it after eating something
Doctor :   Not on empty stomach.
Doctor :   Take the painkiller only during an attack and not regularly
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Doctor :   Ok'
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
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User :   ok thanks .
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