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Having blocked nose, pain in forehead, dry cough. Taking medicines. Suggestions?

Hi, Male 26 from India. For last 2 days am feeling a bit uncomfortable. Nose is kind of blocked sometimes, feeling hazy sights, a lighter pain in head more towards forehead . Eyes are a bit heavy and irritating, not much though. Am unable to concentrate on my work since then. Lot of dry cough accompanies with all above. Prescription taken in Last 12 hours: 1. Amoxyllin 500 (1) 2. Nicip Plus (1) 3. Sinarest (1)
Thu, 29 Aug 2013
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hello and welcome to HCM ,

You seem to be suffering from an acute episode of sinusitis. This is an infection of the sinuses and is usually treated like any other infection of the respiratory tract.
Since a course of antibiotics has already been started with pain killer and antihistamine combination (sinarest) all you need to do is wait and watch for one or two more days.

If the symptoms persists or they become worse you need to consult your ENT who may suggest a stronger medication and / or injection.

meanwhile take only warm fluids and do steam inhalation

Dr Sriram Nathan
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