Use salt to wash a nose should first confirm the problem is how concentration of brine, which is the primary condition of saline nasal wash method. The different symptoms of patients with rhinitis in use salt to wash a nose should be based on their symptoms to choose different saline nasal wash salt concentration.
Use salt to wash a nose for general use of the saline concentration has two kinds: isotonic saline solution and hypertonic saline, what the 0.9% concentration of the brine and the brine of high concentration. General high concentration brine refers to a concentration of 2% or 3% saline. It is said that saline nasal wash treatment rhinitis common salt concentration is 0.9%, 2% or 3%.
Then use salt to wash a nose what circumstances with 0.9% saline, under what circumstances the use of high concentration brine? Jie will Kang nose washing apparatus for saline nasal wash advocate and leader, want to introduce in detail.
From the first use salt to wash a nose comfortable degree, 0.9% saline for human nasal fluid is isotonic, so when in use, very comfortable, no pain; and the high concentration of salt in use will have burning feeling, this feeling to adult also can bear, but for children will not affect the child 's interest, causes the child to use. So first of all depends on who is in use, if is the child, should give full consideration to the children tolerate, try to do not consider the use of high concentration brine. As the child to use salt to wash a nose interested, then try to gradually increase the concentration of brine, in order to have a process of adaptation.
In general, under general conditions using 0.9% saline. 0.9% of the saline and high concentration brine of high concentration brine is compared, of course it will be faster, but considering the comfort level and specific symptoms, in the absence of professional guidance, using 0.9% saline is never wrong, is the safest method. If a professional guide, you can try to use high concentration brine.
High concentration brine is the greatest advantage for nasal edema swollen condition improved more quickly, because of the high concentration brine relative to the nasal cavity is hypertonic saline, swelling of the nasal mucosa can force the edema fluid within the rapid exudation, it is usually said to eliminate edema swelling, nasal ventilation condition, the nasal obstruction symptom will be improved.
But use salt to wash a nose when high concentration brine in some cases is not used, there is a nose dry, nose bleeding symptoms, then when the nasal edema swelling improved as far as possible not to use high concentration brine. Long term use of high concentration brine easy run counter to one's desire.
That is to say, in the absence of nose dry, nose bleeding symptoms in the absence of, below the guidance of professional personage, rhinitis patient can try to use high concentration brine, help to quickly remove rhinitis symptoms, the symptoms can be improved after using 0.9% saline. Or from the beginning has been using 0.9% saline, without the use of high concentration brine.