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Anybody tried Alkalol for chronic sinusitis?

Discussion in 'General Treatment' started by Sasha, Apr 9, 2013.

  1. Sasha

    Sasha Fine, thank you

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    heapsreal iherb 10% discount code OPA989,

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    guafenesin, i wonder how helpful it would be for sinuses as it helps liquify mucus etc??
     
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    jeffrez Senior Member

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    Have to really be careful with things like eucalyptus, menthol, camphor, eugenol if you have MCS. Those kinds of substances can really be nasty and trigger reactions.
     
  4. perchance dreamer

    perchance dreamer Senior Member

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    I use Alkalol occasionally, but I don't find it a great help. For a short time my sinuses feel a little more open, but it doesn't last long.
     
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  5. Sasha

    Sasha Fine, thank you

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    I've sent off for a bottle to try it - will post about how I get on.
     
  6. Sasha

    Sasha Fine, thank you

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    Just got my bottle and checked with the manufacturer that the 'caramel colouring' doesn't contain gluten, and they confirm that it doesn't. :thumbsup:
     
  7. adreno

    adreno 3% neanderthal

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    NAC and proteolytic enzymes will thin the mucus.
     
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    Sushi Moderator and Senior Member Albuquerque

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    Sasha
    I used this for a year or so. I'd say it helped to a very mild degree.

    Sushi
     
  9. Sasha

    Sasha Fine, thank you

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    Doesn't sound very promising! It's quite expensive.

    Still, it's early days experimenting with this stuff for me - I'll just give it a go.
     

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