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Coughing, sneezing, runny nose, sore throat, pressure behind nose. What could be this?

I'm currently getting over what I assume is a cold. Coughing, sneezing, stuffy nose and runny nose, and sore throat. But these past few days, everytime I blow my nose, I feel a pressure behind the bridge of my nose, like a bubble expanding and then it sounds like air is leaking out of that bubble. What is causing this?
Asked On : Fri, 5 Apr 2013
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Allergist and Immunologist 's  Response
The cold and other symptmps causing acute sinusitis
the post nasal drip of sinuses causes this
Take antibiotics cefixime 200 mg twice a day
take montair fx(combination of montelucast and fexofenadine)twice a day
can add tossex 1/2 tsf bd
apply neosporin H eye ointment inside nose BD
sea water drops in each nostril at night this will clear all

no steam add diclofenic as painkiller
stop antibiotics after 3-5 days and continue others for 2 week
Answered: Sat, 6 Apr 2013
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Cardiologist Dr. Anantharamakrishnan's  Response
Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

Swollen mucosa from infection or allergy may be responsible...
Blocking of drainage - usually of maxillary sinus - could be the cause
X-ray sinus (plain or CT) may be necessary
Decongestant nasal drops will help

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Fri, 26 Apr 2013
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