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Suggest remedies for persistent nasal congestion

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Dr. Raju A.T

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Posted on Tue, 6 Sep 2016 in Internal Doctor Category
Question: Severe nasal congestion for months?
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Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Allergic rhinitis

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for your query.

Nasal congestion for a duration of a month could most probably be due to allergic cause.

The best treatment for such a long duration rhinitis is by suppressing the allergic immunity. This can be achieved by taking Tab MONTEK LC one tab per day in the night after food for 10 days.

Also, do continue Afrin nasal spray.

If the nasal congestion does not come down with above medication, I suggest you to visit doctor for detailed evaluation. You may also then need blood tests like IgE estimation and total blood count to ascertain the exact cause.

Hope, I answered your query.

Wish you good health.


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