Sinus pain can make you feel like your head and eye area is about to explode. It can be extremely distressing as it not only causes pain around your sinus area but it can cause swelling and pressure build-up around your whole head region. Seek rapid relief with anti-inflammatory and pain relieving medication help reduce the pressure of swollen sinuses.
What are the causes of sinus infection?
Sinus pain is a common result of the cold and flu virus, which causes your respiratory lining regions, including your sinuses, to swell up and build pressure. The mucus that develops as part of the infection can become trapped around your sinus region, meaning extra pressure and pain.
What are the symptoms of sinus problems?
The symptoms of sinus problems are similar to those associated with cold and flu. But you know when you have sinus problems when you have a particularly severe pressure build up in your sinus region. Symptoms include;
- Painful sinus region
- Pressure around your eye and sinus region
How to treat sinus pain
Try to relieve the pain with a remedy specifically designed to treat the effects of cold and flu. Nurofen Sinus Pain PE contains anti-inflammatory ibuprofen, which will help to reduce swelling and pressure in your sinus region.
Do not use if you have a stomach ulcer.
Always read the label. Use only as directed. Incorrect use could be harmful.
If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
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