Q: Is capsaicin nasal spray safe?
Yes, capsaicin in Sinus Plumber nasal spray is safe and easy to use! It has been studied for use on non-allergic rhinitis symptoms, which include nasal congestion, runny nose, sinus pressure and post-nasal drip. Researchers at the University of Cincinnati conducted a study that found there was significant improvement in non-allergic rhinitis symptoms - specifically nasal congestion, sinus pressure, sinus pain, and headache - over the course of two weeks. Other symptoms improved within minutes of using the nasal spray and the biggest side effect was the minimal stinging sensation that lasted for a short period after use.
Q: Does cayenne pepper help sinus infections?
Yes, it has been suggested that the capsaicin in cayenne pepper can help a sinus infection or sinusitis. Some of the health benefits of cayenne pepper are pain reduction, breaking up mucous, improving circulation and antibacterial qualities - all of these can help relieve the symptoms of a sinus infection.
Q: What is the fastest way to get rid of a sinus infection?
The fastest way to get rid of a sinus infection is to combine the use of a nasal spray, like Sinus Plumber, to help clear congestion and reduce inflammation of the sinuses and nasal passages along with some additional home remedies. Adding moisture or humidity to the air, using a saline nasal flush, drinking plenty of water, and increasing your intake of Vitamin C
can all help to keep your nasal passages moist, unblock congestion, and reduce inflammation.
Q: Why does horseradish clear your sinuses?
Horseradish clears your sinuses because it is loaded with glucosinolates that clear sinus congestion and bacteria with their anti-bacterial and pain fighting properties.