Rhinitis medicamentosa (or RM) is a condition of rebound nasal congestion
brought on by ... the discontinuation of the drug and the relief of symptoms may
be too long for some ... open the nose with...
How Physicians Treat Rebound Congestion & Rhinitis Medicamentosa ... Afrin
nasal spray addiction can (and often does) last a lifetime. .... If these patients
were able to endure such severe discomfort for that long, they would have
Tuesday, I woke up pretty congested, and I expected this, too, since I know ... If
the rebound effect can last this long, then I'll keep waiting for it to ...
My doctor told me there's nothing she can do, I would have to go cold turkey but I'
m only 17. .... Basically, I really want to know how long this will last. ... The
rebound congestion I experienced after using nasal spray was absolutely awful,
one of ...
Oct 13, 2016 ... I too have been dependent on nasal spray for the last six years. ... Does anyone
know from experience how long it takes to even semi restore .... have to deal with
3 weeks of rebound congestion before they can breathe again, ...
Jun 25, 2011 ... What you have is a condition called rebound congestion - the only way to relieve
... Bet you've found it doesn't last 12 hours anymore either?
Nasal sprays may ease nasal congestion, but overusing them can backfire into a
... That's why every bottle comes with a warning: “Do not use for more than 3 to 5
days. ... use a spray decongestant, the more likely you are to get the rebound
phenomenon. It can lead to chronic sinusitis and other serious, long-term
Jan 9, 2011 ... Then last June we both came down with a sinus bug that brought me to ... I
googled "Afrin abuse" and what do you know? ... Apparently Afrin creates "
rebound congestion": if you don't use it, .... I just thought that was how my nose
worked because I've been living that way for so long (and my m...
Mar 14, 2006 ... With some sprays, a single dose works for as long as 12 hours. ... in a vicious
cycle of overuse and dependence that can last for months or years. ... Rebound
congestion is a risk with decongestants that contain one of two ... "What I do in
such cases," he said, "is insist that they stop the nasal spray a...
So now basically if I don't use it I get REALLY congested(rebound ... with my nose
, but does anyone else have any recommendations for things to take in the mean
time? ... For a long time (months at a time, I figure) I dont think I breathed .... The
last time I used the nasal spray I ended up with a sinus infection ...