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How often do you need to use a neti pot to get relief from sinus symptoms?

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In studies, people suffering from daily sinus symptoms found relief from using the Neti pot or other nasal irrigation system daily. Three times a week was often enough once symptoms subsided.

From: Nasal Saline Irrigation and Neti Pots WebMD Medical Reference

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CDC.

National Institutes of Health.

Rakel, D. , 2nd ed, Saunders, 2007. Integrative Medicine

Rabago, D. , 2006; vol 4: pp 295-301. Annals of Family Medicine

Rabago, D. , 2002; vol 51: pp 1049-1055. Journal of Family Practice

Jean Kim, MD, PhD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

David Rabago, MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health.

Harvey, R. , 2007. The Cochrane Library

American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: "Saline Sinus Rinse Recipe."

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on January 24, 2018

SOURCES:

CDC.

National Institutes of Health.

Rakel, D. , 2nd ed, Saunders, 2007. Integrative Medicine

Rabago, D. , 2006; vol 4: pp 295-301. Annals of Family Medicine

Rabago, D. , 2002; vol 51: pp 1049-1055. Journal of Family Practice

Jean Kim, MD, PhD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

David Rabago, MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health.

Harvey, R. , 2007. The Cochrane Library

American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: "Saline Sinus Rinse Recipe."

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on January 24, 2018

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