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sinus head aches...a lot.

I don't hae allergies or a stuffy nose but for the last year or s I have been getting sinus head aches every week. at least one or two. I take motrin and a decongestant and it goes away . Any ideas why?


Asked by Anonymous at 2:31 PM on Dec. 18, 2010 in Health

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Answers (3)
  • You could try using a Neti pot, it's a warm saline wash you can get from your local pharmacy over the counter, but the idea is that the saline washes away the mucus in your sinus passages. If that doesn't help, or it continues, you should see an ear, nose, and throat doc and they can look up there and see what's going on.

    Answer by gumby11883 at 2:36 PM on Dec. 18, 2010

  • May be a sinus infection if so you may need antibiotics. Go to the doctor and get it checked out.

    Answer by nicjon at 2:36 PM on Dec. 18, 2010

  • I second a neti pot. It's kinda gross to use at first but it works. I always get sinus issues when I get sick and when the seasons change.

    Answer by CraftingMama at 2:51 PM on Dec. 18, 2010