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Steroid injection for sinus problems

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Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

I have suffered from chronic sinus infections this year that have been treated with steroid injections, medrol dose packs, Allegra-D, and antiobiotics(several different ones) My eyes have sunken back ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

screen. I had a CT scan and they found my sinus to be very blocked, I have been on antibiotics which wold slightly relieve my headache but it always comes back, I am now on a steroid spray for my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

for my sinus mid-May. But due to polips in my nostril , I was first given antibiotics, steroids and aniti ... of Calcerol and 1 megadose of D3 injection (600,000 IU). Last week, the doc found my BP to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Das Arindam MD

earlier this week and was given a steroid injection and an antibiotic. I had definite lessening ...I have been having sinus pain for 6-7 weeks. The pain initially was felt only when I bent forward ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Das Arindam ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ravinder Sharma MD

I am a 56 yer old male. I haven't had sinus problems before except nasal congestion . I have a sinus problem with lots of postnasal discharge, clumps of yellow slime all day long I suck out of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ravinder Sharma ( ENT Specialist)

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Dr. Ashish Mittal MD

put on augmentin all of this for a significant sinus infection . After one dose of 20 mg steroid and 2 ...Last Tues I gave a 16 yr old female an 80 mg injection of depo medrol. I then started her on... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Mittal ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Mukund Savaskar MD

syntoms of sinus and chest infections that have not responded to two scripts of augmenton forte.. I take Brufen for knees and have Eyelea injections 6 - 7 weekly for wet macular. Next Eyelea is due on 14 Dec ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukund Savaskar ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

I received a steroid injection at around 12 noon today for my sinusitis. Its now 1130 and I feel ...-existing cardiovascular disease or problems of clotting or high blood pressure. I m also not... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr. Suman Kumar MD

problem and was given medicine and steroid injection for 3 days.is it good for me? and i discover a gasssy ... amsuffering serious sinus complication.already perform 4 times sinus laser... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suman Kumar ( Allergist and Immunologist)
Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. MD

wiht steroids along with prescribing Cipro, and a Cough remedy. When is a steroid injection indicated ...My son is away at college and suffering from, at least, a severe sinus infection. He... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Dadapeer K MD

Hello Welcome to Health care magic I reviewed your history. Steroid injections are usually not given in infective sinusitis and they are usually given in allergic conditions. The steroid sprays...

Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

1) Take antibiotics (quinolones like ofloxacin or macrolides like azithromycin) to prevent super-infection. 2) Take antiallergic drugs like antihistamines (cetrizine or levocetrizine) with mast cell stabilizers(...

Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

Hi. No,surgery is not mandatory and is usually the last treatment option. Only if other options like saline nasal irrigation, steroids (oral, inhaled or injected), decongesants, antibiotics, desensitization...