Rhinitis/rhinorrhea (Intranasal Products)
"In conclusion, the capsaicin nasal spray is effective in a broader group of IR than the purely selected ones described before," the authors wrote.
The Sinuva implant releases mometasone furoate to the ethmoid sinus lining and is intended to treat chronic sinusitis patients who have recurrent sinus obstruction.
The authors note that diagnosis of NAR is based on a detailed medical history and exclusion of clinically relevant sensitization to airborne allergens, and exclusion of clinical signs of rhinosinusitis.
Receiver operating curve analyses showed moderate and high diagnostic accuracy for detecting chronic rhinosinusitis and chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps, respectively.
GSK Consumer Healthcare announced the availability of Flonase Sensimist Allergy Relief (fluticasone furoate), an over-the-counter (OTC) treatment for symptoms associated with seasonal and perennial allergies for patients aged ≥12 years.
Programmed cell death 1 (PD-1) expression is associated with chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps (CRSwNP) disease severity, according to a study published online in Allergy.
Verapamil, a calcium channel blocker, has shown significant efficacy in alleviating symptoms of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) with nasal polyps.
Profounda announced the launch of Rhinase Soothing Nasal Gel and Rhinase Lubricating Nasal Mist for use in patients with nasal dryness associated with allergies, low humidity, stuffy nose, and nosebleeds.
A recent review in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery examines the effectiveness of over-the-counter (OTC) mechanical nasal dilators in improving airflow through the internal nasal valve.
For patients with chronic rhinosinusitis, study authors found insufficient data to suggest that one type of intranasal steroid was more effective than another.
Xlear have announced that their line of xylitol-based products for adults with upper respiratory problems will be available at 1,300 Target stores nationwide.
Sinus surgery is more common among firefighters who responded during the first 2 days of the World Trade Center disaster than those who had less intense or shorter exposures.
Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (DP) subcutaneous allergen immunotherapy (AIT) seems safe and effective for local allergic rhinitis (LAR), according to a study published online in Allergy.
Endoscopic management is feasible for sinonasal schwannomas, according to research published online February 15 in Head & Neck
For adults with symptomatic chronic sinusitis and nasal polyposis refractory to intranasal corticosteroids, subcutaneous dupilumab added to mometasone furoate nasal spray is associated with reduced nasal polyp score, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
OptiNose announced positive results from a second phase 3 trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of OPN-375 for the treatment of nasal polyposis and the associated symptoms of the disease.
After functional endoscopic sinus surgery, patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) report better quality of life and improved sleep, regardless of whether or not they had a sleep disorder.
For adults with birch pollen-induced allergic rhinitis, a sublingual birch pollen preparation (SB) is associated with improvement in symptom scores vs. placebo.