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Suffer with extreme sinus pressure, does seem to be moving down the throat, no relief with medicines. How concerned should I be?

I have extreme sinus pressure most of the time...20+ yrs of chronic sinusitis . The pressure is so severe now for 5 days. No relief, No drainage. Feels like it wants to move down my throat won t go down, won t come out & despicable taste! After many hot showers, steamy Vicks , amoxicillin 500 mg 3 times daily for 3 days now, self massaging & Musinex D (high powered), Feeling hopeless. No fever. Pain medication not helping. I have hypersensitivity to All Distinct odors, of course bad smells being the worst! How concerned should I be?
Asked On : Fri, 11 Jan 2013
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steam inhalations,saline nasal spray, use of humidifiers several times a day
avoid flying during congestion, avoid extremes of temparature, bending forwards with your head down
paracetamol, ibuprofen, antibioticcs and anti histamines
if no relief cosult ENT surgeon to undergo surgery
Hope this answer will serve your purpose
Take care
Dr.M.V.Subrahmanyam MD;DCH
Associate professor of pediatrics
Answered: Sat, 27 Jul 2013
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