Additionally, doctors prescribe systematic procedures for rinsing the nasal cavity with physiological or isotonic saline solution. This treatment is completely safe and can be used even without consulting a specialist. Saline solution can be purchased at any pharmacy or prepared independently at home. To do this, completely dissolve one-fourth teaspoon of table salt in 250 ml of warm boiled water.
Surgical intervention can be recommended only after all conservative medications and physiotherapy have been tried.
More often it is accompanied by difficult nasal breathing. For some reason, the mucous membrane in the nose swells. More often this happens with the abuse of vasoconstrictor drugs (naphthyzin, tizin, etc.). Treatment can be either therapeutic or surgical.
Deviation of the nasal septum. As a result, mucus stagnates in some place and flows in larger portions along the back wall of the pharynx or along the soft palate. Then the person begins to feel it. If the curvature is severe, the septum must be corrected. The following is strongly discouraged for patients with postnasal drip. In the case where the problem arose against the background of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, strict adherence to the necessary diet is indicated.