nasal congestion


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nasal congestion

ENT Difficulty in nasal breathing, due to an ↑ vascular thickness of nasal mucosa. See Nasal stuffiness.

nasal congestion

Swelling (OEDEMA) of the mucous membrane lining the nose, usually as a result of inflammation from a common cold virus infection or from HISTAMINE released as an allergic response to tree or grass pollen grains. Nasal congestion can be relieved temporarily by decongestant drugs.
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Based on application the market is segmented into Allergic and non-allergic Rhinitis, Nasal Congestion, CNS disorders, Vaccination, and Others.
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Sneezing, rhinorrhea, nasal congestion, and nasal itching are complaints that signal rhinitis, which affects 30 to 60 million people in the United States annually.
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In addition, the company's Promethazine/Phenylephrine/Codeine Syrup is indicated for the temporary relief of coughs and upper respiratory symptoms, including nasal congestion, associated with allergy and the common cold.
GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Nasal Congestion Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2013" provides data on the Nasal Congestion clinical trial scenario.
For around a quarter of us, that means sneezing, itchy nose and throat, streaming eyes and nasal congestion.
Unfortunately for pediatricians, there is little evidence on what treatments are effective for treating nasal congestion in infants.
Dubai Regular sneezing, runny nose, nasal congestion, itchy eyes, cough and headaches -- these are just symptoms of allergic rhinitis which affects one in three adults in the UAE.
Decongestants are used to relieve the nasal congestion that accompanies allergies, colds and flu, and also for treating sinus infections.
The study showed that nasal symptoms, such as nasal congestion and sinusitis, and rhinitis (nasal inflammation), and heart disease are common in people with COPD, and these symptoms may link COPD and CVD.
Losing weight, not smoking, avoiding alcohol at night and tackling nasal congestion will all reduce the problem.