If your medications have failed to relieve you from pain then its time you start doing some alternative and holistic approaches. If you go on asking different people, 'how do I get rid of acute sinus pain?' they will ask you to do so many things. Some will say you to go to this doctor and some will say go to that doctor. In this way you will have lots of confusions, waste time and money. Whoever you go as a doctor they would refer to some medications for acute sinus pain. Mostly they are antibiotics and analgesics.
Antibiotics don't have any role in reducing the pain. If you ask your doctor,' how do I get rid of acute sinus pain?' he will answer very simply that take antibiotics to kill the bacteria and the analgesics to reduce the pain. The medications have been found successful in about 70-80% of people who suffer from acute sinusitis.
If medications are not giving any kind of relief then please look forward for some alternative treatments which are very effective. Before you ask me, 'how do I get of acute sinus pain?' let me tell you why the pain occurs in you. The pain is due to congestion and inflammation of the sensitive mucus lining of your nasal passage or sometimes due to accumulation of water in the sinuses of your facial area.
Hence patients feel severe pain in areas like eyes, forehead, nostrils and upper jaw or facial bone. Due to severe and unbearable pain they shout on, 'how do I get rid of acute sinus pain?' Here are few simple but effective methods which can help you get rid of sinus pain.
1 Gently inhale deep and release the air slowly. This would free any sort of nasal congestion and reduce pain.
2 You can put two three drops of oil like eucalyptus oil or lavender oil or sandalwood oil into the nostrils. These relieve the congestion and also helps in reducing the inflammation of the lining.
3 Instead of directly putting the oil you can put three four drops of these oils in a bowl of hot water and inhale the vapors. They act as very good decongestants.
4 Gently press and massage with your index finger the areas between your nose and eyebrows. Massage will help in reducing the pain and give you some relief. Instead of going panic try to be calm and try to take rest. Avoid all sort of stress related works. If possible drink hot tea which will help to relax your pain.
Thus these are some of your answers to the question,'how do I get rid of acute sinus pain?' Try them and see how smoothly you get rid of pain.