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age 25 male location Bangalore Tired from sinus . every month almost 12 days m suffering from cold n I think my immunity power is very less . before some time m a chain smoker but now I don't plzz help me - Asked by E S on 05-Dec-2014 13:58:45

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  • Answered by Dr. on 05-Dec-2014 14:53:17

    Hi,

    Your symptoms might be because of allergic rhinitis. Bangalore is endemic to parthenium weed and allergic reactions are common. Symptoms can be controlled with treatment. Usually steroid spray following mandatory chest x-ray (PA view) helps. Treatment usually continues upto 1 yr. Fluticasone nasal spray (Flunase) minimizes severity of symptoms in few weeks. If you neglect your symptoms, it might lead to asthma. Please consult your doctor for help.


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    Answered by Dr. Ramya Smitha on 05-Dec-2014 16:41:35

    You can Use Flixonase Nasal spray and also Tab Telekast L Every night at bed time. you will have to continue these medications all this season till summer starts. Also meet a local ENT doctor who can explain you about the surgical treatment options. Call our helpline to know the best ENT specialist available near your area
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