Sunday, September 9, 2007
FAST FACTS ON TREATMENT IN NASAL CONGESTION AND ALLERGIC RHINITIS
:A decongestant/antihistamine combination (such as Clarinase 24hr) provides patients with fast relief from congestion in the initial phase.
:Newer formula like clarinase 24 hr,taken once daily provides 24 hours symptom relief.
:Intranasal steroids should be the first line treatment, when congestion is the major component in Allergic Rhinitis.
:Intranasal mometasone furoate provides your patients with fast onset of action in relieving congestion.
:In the long term, intranasal mometasone furoate is able to restore nasal mucosa to normal histology, returning patients sense of smell.
:Intranasal mometasone furoate does not cause nasal atrophy even after one year of therapy.
:Paediatric patients on mometasone furoate experience normal growth.
:The best supplement products are cryptomonadales (green algae), Pristine fish oil, Bee Propolis, and zinc .