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SEVERELY stuffed up..what is good to take?

my sinuses are full, my head hurts..I squirted some afrin in my nose and it cleared a bit for an hour or so, but I need something longer term..any suggestions?

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bookmommy

Asked by bookmommy at 1:54 PM on Mar. 7, 2011 in Health

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  • Advil cold and congestion is really good.
    jenn4443

    Answer by jenn4443 at 1:56 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • The most I take is Advil or Tylenol. I might do a steam to clear my sinuses or bend down (slowly) to reach my toes. The inversion shifts the sinus but you need to be careful to go slow because of the increased head pressure. You could lose your balance too so be near a wall.
    Nonoluna

    Answer by Nonoluna at 1:57 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • I use Vick's at the opening of my nose.
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 1:58 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • Take a hot shower. The steam open up your sinuses.
    arenad

    Answer by arenad at 2:12 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • have you tried the nes pot? i maybe spelling it wrong but you can get it at walmart...
    proudmom611

    Answer by proudmom611 at 5:07 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • sudafed. The original that is kept behind the counter. The PE versions don't work. You can buy the Equate brand at walmart for under $3
    motherofhope98

    Answer by motherofhope98 at 6:15 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • sudafed
    Christmaslver68

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 11:12 AM on Mar. 8, 2011

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