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How long does it take to cure sinusitis

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How long does it take to cure sinusitis
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 3 years ago.

mysticdoc :

The views expressed by me are for educational purposes only and do not establish a doctor patient relationship.

mysticdoc :

Hi there,

I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.

I am here to help you with your concerns.

mysticdoc :

it takes usually a week with antibiotics.

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

Thank you dor

mysticdoc :

very welcome

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

Thank you doctor

mysticdoc :

very welcome

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

what are the symptoms i will see to know that sinusitis has been cured?

mysticdoc :

nasal discharge will stop.

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

As doctor... is it good to have sex 3tims in a week?

mysticdoc :

headache will be gone

mysticdoc :

yes it is good to have sex 3 times a week.

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

the nasal is the yellow drop from the nose?

mysticdoc :

yes the yellow discharge will stop

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

Why does it smell horrible?

mysticdoc :

due to the infection

mysticdoc :

bacteria makes it smelly.

mysticdoc :

that is why you need antibiotic like amoxicillin

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

Gosh... it seriously ritating doctor

mysticdoc :

iknow

mysticdoc :

but easily treatable with amoxicillin

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

I bought septrin and erythromycin

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

i discovered this while surfing the internet

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

what are the advantages and disadvantage of having sex 3times in a week?

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

Are you there Dr. mysticdoc

mysticdoc :

ok

mysticdoc :

you can take either of them --septran is better

mysticdoc :

do discuss with your doctor.

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

you went offline

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

why?

mysticdoc :

there is no disadvantage with having sex.

mysticdoc :

internet connection.

mysticdoc :

and also i am seeing patients in my office as well.

mysticdoc :

advantages: good health, blood circulation, gives happiness.

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

I said I bought septrin and erythromycin to cure sinusitis though i discovered this while surfing the internet

mysticdoc :

practice safe sex --to avoid any sexually transmitted diseases.

mysticdoc :

you do not need both

mysticdoc :

choose septrin or erythromycin

mysticdoc :

not both

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

I took both doctor..

mysticdoc :

i see

mysticdoc :

so do you see improvement

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

does it have any infection?

mysticdoc :

do you improvement in your symptoms?

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

Though.. it does relief but the fact i dont like the smells cos its really embarrasing i need or demand an instant medication to cure it

mysticdoc :

you can try a decongestant like pseudoephedrine tablts to dry out the secretions.

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

ok doctor..

mysticdoc :

And septrin should be taken 2 tablets twice daily for 7 days

mysticdoc :

that is the correct dose for adults.

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

yes doctor...

mysticdoc :

That i all for now.

mysticdoc :

Best wishes,

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

Doctor...

mysticdoc :

ok last one

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

still have more to ask

mysticdoc :

i need to leave now to see patients.

mysticdoc :

Please come back after an hour for more questions.

mysticdoc :

Best ishes

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

Doctor... I have been suffering from this since my tender age.. there is this white thing that come out from my anus

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

worm

JACUSTOMER-2c4y6bzb- :

tiny worm... may i know why i cant get cure for it?

mysticdoc :

You can use a medication called Albendazole 400 mg single dose then repeat after a week to kill al the worms.

mysticdoc :

Best wishes