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How long before smell and taste return from sinus infection

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How to get rid of sinus infection and ear infection?

Please help, every time I walk outside I get a sinus infection and now I get ear infections also . I wait it out as long as I can and then it's antibiotics and a shot that puts a pound or two on me ...
 

Suffering from runny nose, fever and sensitivity around eyebrow. Is it sinus infection?

. Thought everything ok but afterwords started occasionally smelling and even more occasionally tasting ... and recommendations for treatment. Sounds like sinus infection (viral or bacterial?) but I want to see if there ...
 

Suggest medicines for sinus infection post delivery

. But since the time I was diagnised with sinus, I am suffering throat infection . I am feeling well now except the throat infection. I am afraid how and what medicines can get rid of this long lasting throat ...
 

How is sinus infection treated ?

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How is a Sinus infection treated ?

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Can treated sinus infection return the sense of taste?

I am being treated for a sinus infection which occurred after a chest infection which i had end of may have a weird smell in nose and no taste first given amoxycylin am now on second course ...
 

Sinus infection, congestion, loss of smell and taste and stuffiness. Started taking Zpack. Suggestions?

Hi, I have had a sinus infection , started taking Zpack on Mon, it is now Sat, I feel somewhat better, but still a little stuffy and some congestion. I have lost my sense of smell and taste, even ...
 

Taking amoxicillin and clavulanate for sinus infection. Sore throat, brown phlegm. How long to heal?

. How long do you think it will take before I feel better. I ve got 12 left to take starting tomorrow ...Dear Dr. Samuel, I ve had a sinus infection for about two months and now I m taking an antibiotic ...
 

Is sinus infection causing metal taste?

im 32. for about a month now everything i eat has a sulfur/metal kinda taste to it, i always smell the same smell also. I havent changed medication. But about 2 months ago i had a pretty bad sinus infection ...
 

What is the home remedy for sinus infection ?

I can t taste & smell, my nose is stopes up what can I do at home to help me ...
 

Had sinus infection, green mucous, post nasal drip, night sweats, fatigue. Improved on taking cortisone injection. Suggestions?

long haul to Europe for a course, the next day it came back with a vengeance especially into my sinus ... and post nasal drip , and heavy night sweats and fatigue , I did get my senses back, taste smell etc ...
 

How to heal sinus infections naturally?

I have had several sinus infections recently. I am 61 & never had them before. They were in the lower jaw area. I went to dr. & was on antibiotic & cortisone for 10 days. This one I woke up with today ...
 

How is sinus infection treated ?

Infant has runny eyes with thick mucus . He has a cold as well. His eyes have been stuck shut when he wakes up in the morning. Could he have a sinus infection and blocked passages? ...
 

How to treat sinus infection?

Hello. I am currently battling a sinus infection and very bad chest congestion and coughing. My primary care physician told me it is safe to take mucinex while nursing but when I looked up the drug ...
 

How to treat sinus infection?

I have sinus infection. Every time I cough the top of my head seems to explode then in about 15 minutes its subsides until more mucus drains down my throught then repeat, repeat repeat.all over again ...
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How long does it take for smell and taste to return after sinus infection? Is it common to lose smell and taste during a sinus infection?
Hello, Yes. It is not common but may occur. This is due the destruction of the olfactory nerve fibers in the nose that sense the smell. Once the infection is cleared it may become normal after sometime. But it varies from individual to individual. Hope this helps. Please let me know if you have further queries. Wishing you good health.
 
How to get rid of sinus infection
hello 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.
 
sour smell in nose. history of sinus infection
Hello Smelling in noise can be caused by atrophic rhinitis or because of sinusitis. Treatment is by treating infarction in sinusitis and keeping the nose moist in atrophic rhinitis. Do consult ENT doctor for examination and treatment accordingly. Thank you
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