Medical News

Adenotonsillectomy vs Watchful Waiting in Children With Mild...

This randomized clinical trial found only small differences between the groups regarding changes in OAHI, but...

29 May 2020

The Effect of Inferior Turbinate Surgery on Quality of Life:...

All inferior turbinate surgery techniques lead to a significant improvement in the patients’ QOL, and no significant...

28 May 2020

Characterizing the Potential for Recall Bias in Anchor‐based...

The anchor‐based MCIDs of the SNOT‐22, which reflects disease specific QOL, and the EQ‐5D, which reflects general...

27 May 2020

Predictors of Surgical Outcomes After Functional Endoscopic...

The pre-operative factors which predicted a poor quality of life after FESS were smoking, Allergy and Asthma. Higher...

26 May 2020

Patient Education

Maintaining Respiratory Hygiene: Cough and Sneeze Etiquettes

Respiratory hygiene is an infection prevention measure to decrease the transmission of respiratory illness like influenza, RSV, whooping cough or com...

Nasal Allergy

This input gives a brief on symptoms, triggers and complications of nasal allergy. Correct usage of nasal spray is also explained.  

Allergic Rhinitis

This document aims to help patients understand the triggers, causes and management options for allergic rhinitis; and also differentiate a common col...

Sinusitis

This article aims to help patients understand the triggers, causes and complications associated with sinusitis. It also highlights the treatment opti...

Our Publications

Billargic (Bilastine Oral Solution) Monograph

Bilastine is used in management of Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis and Urticaria. Tested and trusted World wide by 104 countries. It is approved by...

Intranasal Steroids for Allergic Rhinitis: A Guide for Practitioners

The booklet addresses common queries on the role of intranasal steroids (INCS) in management of allergic rhinitis.

Comprehensive Guide on the Use of Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine (Nasovac-S)

Influenza, one of the most common infectious diseases, is an acute respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. A country like India, apart from...

Allergic Rhinitis- From Beginning to End

Allergic rhinitis is a very common disorder that affects people of all ages, however, peaking inthe teenage years. Considered innocuous, it is...

Key Trials

Azelastine hydrochloride and Fluticasone propionate Intranasal Spray Effective in Allergic Rhinitis Symptom Control

The novel intranasal spray containing azelastine hydrochloride and fluticasone propionate offered rapid, effective and sustained symptom control in...

Pharmacokinetic and Safety Analysis Support Bilastine Dose of 10 mg in Children Aged 6-11 Years with Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis and Urticaria

Treatment with bilastine 10 mg was effective and safe in children aged 6-11 years with allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and urticaria based on the post-...

In AR, Montelukast-Fexofenadine Offers Superior Efficacy at a Higher Cost than Montelukast-Levocetirizine

The montelukast-fexofenadine group had a significant decrease in the total nasal symptom score as compared to montelukast-levocetirizine group....

Slide Library

Co-morbidities of Allergic Rhinitis in Children

Allergic rhinitis (AR) is an organ-specific manifestation of allergic disease. It is rarely found in isolation and frequently has numerous...

 
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Allergic Rhinitis – Myths and Facts

Allergic rhinitis (AR) is a very common disease with a steadily increasing prevalence. It has a significant impact on the quality of life with a...

 
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The Association Between Asthma and Allergic Rhinitis (Current Perspective)

Allergic rhinitis (AR) and asthma are both chronic heterogeneous disorders, with an overlapping epidemiology of prevalence, health care costs and...

 
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Newer Advances in Pharmacotherapy of Allergic Rhinitis

Allergic rhinitis (AR) is considered as a major global health problem. Management of AR continues to revolve around allergen avoidance, medications...

 
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Poll

What type of nasal packing do you prefer if direct pressure and silver nitrate cautery fail?
Gauze ribbons
27% (4 votes)
Nasal foam tampons (eg. Merocel, Rhino Rocket)
47% (7 votes)
Nasal balloon tampons (eg. Rapid Rhino)
27% (4 votes)
Total votes: 15