Nasal corticosteroid sprays work in a congested nose to clear the nasal passage of swelling and mucus. They ease the breath in a runny or stuffy nose. Steroid nasal sprays are beneficial in treating allergic rhinitis and nasal polyps. In the case of nasal polyps, they reduce the size of polyps. Though they are safe to use, some of their adverse effects include throat irritation, burning sensation in the inner nose, nasal dryness, etc.
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Query: Hi doctor, I am a 27-year-old male with a weight of 198 pounds and a height of five feet nine inches. I exercise weekly. I usually eat healthy green vegetables and fruits everyday mixed with meats. I eat junk foods occasionally on weekends. I usually drink coffee and water in the morning. I have a f... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Change in taste can occur due to infection affecting the nose, throat, or sinuses. In your cases, it looks like a nasal polyp or any growth in the nasal passage as you had mentioned that you had a nasal blockage. I suggest you visit an ENT (ear, nose, and throat) special... Read Full »