Flowing nose is excess drainage produced by nasal and adjacent tissues and blood vessels in the nose. This drainage may range from a clear fluid to thick mucus. Runny nose drainage may run out of your nose, down the back of your throat or both. Nasal congestion may or may not accompany runny nose.
HOW IS FLOWING NOSE DIAGNOSED?
The health care practitioner will do ask for medical history along with symptoms to diagnose the situation.
HOW IS FLOWING NOSE TREATED?
There are many home based remedies for glowing nose since this is a common condition and even using a good vaporizer can improve the condition. In addition, doctors advise complete rest since hectic activity and faster flow of blood will only worsen the flowing nose condition. The Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT specialist you consult may offer some simple medicines to control the infection and stop the running fluid. Only in rare cases the ENT specialist may decide on admitting the patient for providing intensive care.
DID YOU KNOW?
One way to prevent post nasal drip caused due to allergies is to always use dust mite proof pillow covers. Using special HEPA air filters in your home will also help.