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
Aug 28, 2004 ... Try saline sprays until the congestion goes away. I know you aren't supposed to
use nasal sprays for more than three days in a row or it will ...
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 ...
Apr 5, 2016 ... The reasons why rebound congestion occurs are complicated and not well
understood. What doctors and scientists do know is that within as ...
Mar 12, 2015 ... Nasal spray addiction or rebound congestion can be resolved by stopping the
use of nasal spray at once i.e. cold turkey approach. Recovery ...
Feb 24, 2016 ... Nasal sprays may ease nasal congestion, but overusing them can ... That's why
every bottle comes with a warning: “Do not use for more ... The longer you 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 problems ...
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...