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Nasal congestion - that 'bunged up' feeling often accompanies a cold

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    raju — 19.11.2017 05:08
    Hi sir , I had an accident 11 years back.My nose got damaged by that time.Now I can't sleep properly . If turn left then only i'm able to sleep. otherwise after some time my both of the nostrils are blocking.because of that i'm getting snoring.Even in day time also its blocking once in every 2 Hrs.Please suggest me. Is it serious ? i'm facing this over the years.


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      Jen Tan — 20.11.2017 02:41
      Hello Raju. I am sorry to hear that you have been so troubled with your nasal blockage. It is unlikely that the condition is life-threatening or serious, although I suspect that it causes great inconvenience. Damage to our nose 11 years ago might suggest that you know have a structural abnormality of your nasal bones and this could be one cause of your nasal symptoms. An ENT specialist will be the best person to consult and in the best position to help.


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    Oladejo Ismail — 19.11.2017 02:26
    My one nose block in the night and affect the quality of my sleep daily. It most times disappear in the morning. Various drugs has not help.


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      Jen Tan — 20.11.2017 02:41
      If medication has not helped your blocked nose, we would then be looking at the possibility of a physical cause such as nasal polyps or a structural defect of your nasal bones. To eliminate these causes, I would suggest you consult an ENT specialist.


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    saral rajkarnikar — 29.10.2017 02:40
    am i the only one whose both nostrils are blocked? i have to use nose drops daily twice a day. How can i get rid of it?


    • Jen Tan's photo avatar
      Jen Tan — 29.10.2017 21:23
      One possible reason is the presence of nasal polyps. These are structural obstructions in your nasal passages and more likely if you suffer from nasal allergies. For this condition, you are best getting checked out by an ENT specialist.


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