How often can you use Neilmed sinus rinse?
For most patients, twice a day administration is recommended.
A Neilmed® Sinus Rinse™ kit contains a detailed patient information booklet.
This includes step–by-step instructions and should be read carefully before use.
How do you use a nasal irrigation bottle?
How to Use a Nasal Saline Rinse Bottle Video –
Do sinus rinses really work?
Doctors most often recommend using saline irrigation for chronic sinusitis. In one study , patients with chronic sinus symptoms who used saline irrigation once per day reported a 64 percent improvement in overall symptom severity, and significant improvement in quality of life after six months.
How do you use Neilmed sinus rinse after septoplasty?
Use salt water (saline) rinses beginning 1 to 2 days after surgery to wash away any crust and surgical debris. Use the Neil Med® Saline Rinse in the bottle to squirt the solution into your nose a few times a day.
How do I massage my sinuses to drain?
1. Frontal sinus massage
- Start by rubbing your hands together to warm them up.
- Place your index and middle fingers on either side of the forehead, just above the eyebrows.
- Massage slowly in a circular outward motion, working your way outwards, towards the temples.
- Do this for about 30 seconds.
Can I use bottled water in my NeilMed sinus rinse?
If you cannot obtain previously boiled water, distilled water or filtered water for nasal irrigation, you can use the NeilMed Sinuflo Ready Rinse, a premixed, ready to use solution, which is available in Walgreens, CVS and Rite Aid and several other stores.