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If the doctor says it's ok, go ahead. But don't do anything like theat without a doctors approval.

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Q: Should you take antibiotics for a sinus infection while pregnant?
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When does a sinus infection require antibiotics?

If it is truly a sinus infection is does require antibiotics as infections usually cannot clear up without them.

How do you help a sinus infection?

antibiotics saline mist

Pan sinus mucus thickening?

Sinus pain and thick mucus is an indicator of a sinus infection. You will need to visit your doctor for antibiotics.

What if antibiotics don't cure ethmoid sinus infection?

Surgery may be needed to clean out and widen the ethmoid sinus opening.

What antibiotics start withthe letter c?

Cephalexin. My dentist gave it to me for a sinus infection.

I have an ear infection that emits green and brown when cleaned came from sinus infection Any help?

If you have an infection you will need to see the doctor for antibiotics.

What antibiotics treat sinus congestion?

Antibiotics are used to treat infections; congestion doesn't mean you have an infection. Congestion can be a sign of a bacterial infection but may also mean you have a virus, which antibiotics won't help viruses.

What antibotics use for sinus infection?

Probably one of the anti bacterial ones and not the viral antibiotics.

Does zithromax treat a sinus infection?

Most sinus infections are viral, and most sinus infections to not respond to antibiotics. Contact your health care provider for advice specific to your situation.

What medications can cure a sinus infection?

Steroids, antibiotics, and saline. Saline is used to rinse the sinus cavities to let them heal, I would recommend NeilMed's Sinus Rinse bottle.

Should I have laser cataract surgery if I have a sinus infection?

Sinus infection and cataracts are not related. The sinus isn’t affected by cataracts. So getting the surgery won’t help the infection.

Can sinus infections kill you?

A sinus infection in its self would not kill you for say, if a sinus infection goes untreated it can cause other health issues such as, meningitis, which is very deadly. It's advised for anyone with a sinus infection to see a Dr. They do not go away on there own and can in fact cause more problems if not treated. Sinus infections need to be treated with antibiotics.

Tingling in face caused by sinus infection?

Yes. Facial nerves are close to the sinus cavity. The v3 and v2 nerves specifically. You can get nerve inflammation from a sinus infection. This causes tingling sensations and/or pain along the nerves. Often high dose antibiotics are prescribed to heal the infection and inflammation.

Can a simple sinus infection kill you?

In short, no. For a sinus infection to kill you it cannot be a simple, heres some antibiotics and you're fine. It has to be chronic or cancerous and probably involves tumors, polyps, thickening of the walls, and holes.

What can you take for a sinus infection?

cronic allergies and sinus infections have similar symptoms. Without an x ray you will not know if it is just mucus retention caused by allergies or a sinus infection. you can take Zyrtec or Tylenol sinus if you suspect a sinus infection. however you may need to see a doctor and get antibiotics such as amox or augmentin. However a saline or nasal steriod spray might do the trick. see a docor

Mucosal thickening within the maxillary sinus?

Mucosal thickening in the sinus cavity is commonly called sinusitis. It is most often caused by a viral infection and is treated with antibiotics.

Can my sinuses become damaged from infections?

No. Not so. You have good doctors and good antibiotics to take care of the sinus infections. At times the sinus infection needs surgical drainage.

What antibiotic take for sinus infection?

Sinus infections can be treated by a number of antibiotics. The most common are amoxicillin, augmentin, bactrim, zithromax and biaxin. The choice has more to do with the severity of the infection and the patient history (allergies to medications, etc).

Do sinus infections clear up without antibiotics?

rarely, but sometimes yes they do like 1 out of 10 sinus infections do, but i wouldent bet on it if you have a sinus infection i would contact my doctor quickly. hope this helped ^_^

Can you drink alcohol while taking a Z pak for a sinus infection?

No. You should never consume alcohol while on antibiotics. It can cause serious and long term liver damage.

Can you take amoxicillin for a sinus infection?

I was just looking to see what antibiotics I could take for a sinus infection. I read 2 articles that said that amoxicillin was appropriate, but that doctors rarely prescribe them until after a week or so of severe symptoms.

Can Acyclovir be used to treat a sinus infection?

No. Acyclovir should not be used to treat a sinus infection. Acyclovir is an antiviral drug used to treat herpes. Sinus infections are bacterial and require an antibiotic.

Can ciprofloxacn be used for a sinus infection?

yes it can be used for sinus infection

Can you take suprax with a sinus infection?

Will suprax use for sinus infection