None Pharm Nose or sinus rinse.

Please share your experiences, successes, and failures in using non-drug therapies for RLS/WED (methods of relief that don't involve swallowing or injecting anything), including compression, heat, light, stretches, acupuncture, etc. Also under this heading, medical interventions that don't involve the administration of a medicine to the body (eg. varicose-vein operations, deep-brain stimulation). [This forum contains Topics started prior to 2009 that deal with Non-prescription Medicines, Supplements, & Diet.]
becat
Posts: 2842
Joined: Thu Apr 29, 2004 11:41 pm

None Pharm Nose or sinus rinse.

Postby becat » Tue Sep 16, 2008 5:46 pm

Ok, so some of us have had a talking in the past about netti pots and sinus rinses.

And I finally got onboard and tried one and have the mixture for make it yourself receipe as well.

The receipe is as follows:

1/3 t. salt
8 oz. of warm, not hot water. Boiled and cooled or use distilled.
and a pinch of baking soda.

**********************************************

Now I bought a bottle rinse, it is a bottle not a pot. I can use more pressure using the bottle. Mine is the brand name AYR, but I don't think it matters about the brand. It came with 100 premixed packets with it and the refills are available without the bottle.
I got mine at CVS, again don't think it matters where you get it or the brand.

Let me tell you, I have not had this much relief since I was a child. I tried to use it in the shower, because I am cleaning out old stuff at this point in my head. When you stand upright it drips, LOL, gross I know, but yeah....
My head is clear, my cheek bones do not hurt anymore, and I can breath.

If I had a cold or the flu I would do it more than once a day and maybe the water warmer, than normal. Honestly, I'm not scare now to have a cold, not like I use to. I think this thing is great.

It does leave a taste in your mouth but that goes away quickly.

I'm not selling a brand or a method, just telling everyone what has worked wonders for me.

With the amount of rain and the house closed up this past week with the Hurricane Ike, I should have been in real pain with my sinuses, it just never happened.
YEAH.

Lynne

User avatar
ctravel12
Posts: 2125
Joined: Mon Jul 03, 2006 2:02 am
Location: Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Contact:

Postby ctravel12 » Thu Sep 18, 2008 10:20 pm

Hey Lynne
Thanks for this info. Hubby has real bad sinuses so I will keep this in mind.

Take care my friend.
Charlene
Taking one day at a time

becat
Posts: 2842
Joined: Thu Apr 29, 2004 11:41 pm

Postby becat » Fri Sep 19, 2008 3:38 am

Your welcome Miss Charlene,

It really has been gross, but so helpful I will not give it up.

This is a great thing for those of us that get caught with allergies and infections, oh the flu.....we'll see if it help there, but hopefully, later on that one.

Hugs Lynne


Return to “Physical Treatments”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests