Unable to breathe at night as nostrils are completely blocked. Had severe cold and phlegm. What to do ? - Online Doctor Chats
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the problem is
last time when i been to my hometown
it was very cold and while litting the crackers i have smoked the carcker smoke a lot
and while returning to bangalore
the bus window was opened
and it was very cold Outside
and i believe that due to chilliness outside
and i took some basic medicines
and i felt some time it was good
later i couldnt breathe
and couldnt sleep i mean nice sound sleep
then I took Ascorin
syrup and few tablets for the same
now in the nights iam not able to sleep properly
becuase my nostrils are completely closed everynight
and takig breathe from mouth is leading bit of chest pain
can you please advice?
Has the breathlessness improved since the last year?
Or you still continue to have the breathing difficulty?
I still have breathing difficulty
in the nights
not able to sleep sound
Do you also have cough?
yes I do
intially the phlegm use to come
but now it is not coming
May I know your age?
wheezing not that much extint
but Yes a bit
now also my nostrills are blocked
Are you suffering with on and off - regular fever?
Have you lost weight?
Is your appetite normal?
i have put on
i dont get fever
but i feel that my ribs are blocked and heart beat goes down and increases fastly
if taking breathe from mouth
Iam not a diabetic
but Blood pressure
Are you on any medications for high blood pressure?
Thanks for providing these details.
Let me brief you.
Based on your description, you seem to have recurring/chronic upper respiratory inflammation.
Asthma may or may not be associated too.
earlier i had bronhiatic allergy
i used some medication that time
These possibilities can be narrowed down by a detailed examination with battery of test that includes X-ray Paranasal sinuses, chest X-ray and pulmonary function test.
in association with the nasal problems.
And as I said, you will need complete set of investigations to identify the causative factors.
Therefore I would urge you to consult an ENT surgeon and chest physician for the evaluation.
In the mean time, I would recommend you to try deep steam inhalation before sleep.
Add contents of Karvol plus capsule into the hot water and inhale for better results.
Sleep in an inclined position.
And avoid any cold and refrigerated diet.
Those will take care of your problem.
do you suggest any best doctor for me
Rarely you may need surgical procedures to improve the nasal blockade.
May I know your locality?
around in bangalore
and more thing.. since my child hood....only one nostril works
half the day right one and left one will be blocked
If Manipal is feasible, you may consult Dr. E.V XXXXXXX / Dr.BhathiReddy (ENT specialist) and Dr. XXXXXXX XXXXXXX (Chest Physician).
yes manipal is feasible
Alternatively you can use this link
to find good specialists around your locality and consult them.
There are user written reviews for some doctor to help you choose.
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Do you have any other query?
yes one more
can you recommend
for my wife
she is feeling severe cold
Since how many days is she having fever and cold?
she is sneezing
she took dolo
Does she have any chest pain?
but no betterment
This season is very common for viral fevers.
can you suggest
There is no medication which can control virus.
anything else needed
Also let her do steam inhalation with Karvol plus
for cough and sneezing
That should help her to reduce the symptoms.
If fever and cough persists for more than 3 days, you will have to consult a physician to do an evaluation.
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Do you have any other queries?
yes iam done
thanks for your assistance
Thanks for consulting me.
Let us know if you have any health related queries.
thanks for your advice
Bye for now.
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