History of sinus infection. Sinus dryness, cough, blocked nose. Asthma?
I have had a sinus infection for a week or ten days. It was caused by a virus that s kind of run it s course through the region over the past 30 days. For the most part, I have recovered and just had a little dryness in sinuses and an irregular cough. Earlier this week, I awoke in the middle of...
Is it due to fibromyalgia or sinuses there is problem in swallowing ?
I have a new dx of fibromyalgia. I am experiencing mild swallowing difficulty on left side with certain texture foods such as nuts and rice etc. Wondering if this issue sould be relaed to fibromyalgia. I looked at many websites and only found 2 old articles that listed this as a symptom. I am...
Suffering from sinus, reashes in nostrils. What could it be?
Hi doctor, I was told by a PA last week that I need to see an ENT specialist ASAP for a couple different reasons. One is that it is evident that I have a sinus issue, just not sure what. Also, she said it looks like someome literally scraped out the inside of my nostril but there is no whole...
I have been sick with a cold or a sinus infection
I m 22 years old, female. No major health issues other than a cold or something every so often. I have been sick with a cold or a sinus infection or both for about a week and I am just now getting over it, and today all of the sudden a small lump has appeared in my neck on the right side, 2...
Suffering from dizziness. Had sinus infection and anxiety attack
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Severe sinus infection, numbness in roof of mouth, lips. Suggestions?
I had a severe sinus infection about three weeks ago. After it was about 80% gone, I started having numbness in my upper left teeth . The numbess began at my first front left tooth and then extended back to the left for about 5 teeth and it was slightly noticeable on the roof of my mouth and the...
Sinus infection, itchy rash, BP elevated. Cure for symptoms?
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Can I take Cifran for sinusitis problem but what is the dosage?
HI,my name is Vesna and my query is that i was ill for more than three weeks,in beginning i was taking tablets for cold and flu,i have permanent headache, blocked nose,sore throat all symptom usually for cold after 10 days taking tablets for cold and flu my health was even worse i has strong...
Severe sinus infection, ear pain. Taking decongestants. Help
I flew west for the week and developed a severe sinus infection while I was out of town. I was seen by a local doctor who prescribed antibiotics for the infection and instructed me to take decongestants. I took both and began to regain my health. I flew home on Monday and have continued to...
Hi. thanks for writing in to HCM
Sinus means a cavity or space that is connected to the surface with a tract (e.g paranasal sinuses like frontal sinus, maxillary sinus).
Infection of the sinus or sinus tract is called sinusitis.
Hope you are satisfied with my answer.
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I was just percribed sulfamethoxazole for a sinus ,ear and cough I would like to know if this is the best bet for me as I was just given clintamiasyn and I feel
Thank you for posting your query.
You may take amoxycillin for sinus and cough, can be taken at a dose of 625 mg three times daily for five days.I hope it helps. Please get back if you require any additional information.
Wishing you good health,
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Neurology)
Senior Consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, India
you have take steam inhalation 2 to 3 times daily, avoid nose blocking and avoid common cold.
I will advise you to contact physician and take his opinion and also ENT opinion to rule out deviated nasal septum.
I hope you understood, take care and get well soon.
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