Flush Away Nasal Symptoms

January 1, 2007

Many patients with postnasal drip syndrome, allergic rhinitis, or sinusitis use nasal saline solution erratically and only a few drops at a time. Be sure to tell patients that they must flush their nasal passages with a generous amount of saline solution at least 4 or 5 times a day to have an effect.

 

Many patients with postnasal drip syndrome, allergic rhinitis, or sinusitis use nasal saline solution erratically and only a few drops at a time. Be sure to tell patients that they must flush their nasal passages with a generous amount of saline solution at least 4 or 5 times a day to have an effect.
-Fadi I. Jabr, MD
   Florence, Ore

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