Health Tip: Treating Post-Nasal Drip
(HealthDay News) -- That persistent tickle in the back of your throat may be diagnosed as post-nasal drip, says Harvard Medical School.
It mentions these common treatment options for the condition:
Use a humidifier, or take a hot shower.
Keep well-hydrated to help keep mucus thin.
Sleep on propped-up pillows.
Moisten the inside of your nose with an over-the-counter product.
Use an oral decongestant or antihistamine.
If these approaches aren't effective, speak with your doctor about prescription treatments.
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