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stuffy nose

my nose has been so stuffy i cant breath and when i blow it or i pick my nose yes its gross but i cant breath its like old dried blood. what can i do or use to help me breath? can i use Saline nasal spray? i knw you cant take decongestints so havnt but i need some relief.

 
Mommy2B04

Asked by Mommy2B04 at 3:10 PM on Dec. 23, 2008 in Pregnancy

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Answers (6)
  • Yup, Saline spray is ok, just avoid things that are actual medication. Also, a humidifier/vaporizer will be your best friend!
    KatieCrandall

    Answer by KatieCrandall at 3:11 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • humidifier . . . I feel your pain my husband and I 's house is so dry he wakes up with damn nose bleeds from it being so dry
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:17 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • ew i have the same problem and its so bad i swear its the worste case of boogers possible!

    i have to use about 20 q-tips every morning lol.... its sad.. and painful and irritating.
    KelsoBabeyy

    Answer by KelsoBabeyy at 3:19 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • Call and ask your doctor if you can take Sudafed, before I had high blood pressure it was on the approved list of medicines.
    Serafyna

    Answer by Serafyna at 3:30 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • i agree with Kaatie......yes saline spray is great i use it as well as on my kids when they are sick. And running a humidifire will also help too.
    GraciesMom52407

    Answer by GraciesMom52407 at 3:35 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • I would just call the doctor and ask what you can take,

    LexsiesMommy

    Answer by LexsiesMommy at 4:13 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

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