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Sinusitis Medications

Definition of Sinusitis:

Sinusitis is a disorder of the sinuses surrounding the nose, where one or more of these sinuses are inflamed. Acute sinusitis typically lasts 3 to 8 weeks, whereas chronic sinusitis lasts longer.

Drugs (by generic name) associated with Sinusitis

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Sinusitis. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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phenylephrine / pyrilamine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
1 review
   
10
ceftibuten systemic (Pro, More...)
class: third generation cephalosporins
2 reviews
   
9.0
dexchlorpheniramine / dextromethorphan / pseudoephedrine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
2 reviews
   
9.0
cefpodoxime systemic (Pro, More...)
class: third generation cephalosporins
1 review
   
9.0
chlorpheniramine / pseudoephedrine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
3 reviews
   
8.5
ciprofloxacin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: quinolones
11 reviews
   
7.6
prednisone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
6 reviews
   
7.6
azithromycin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: macrolides
66 reviews
   
7.5
cefuroxime systemic (Pro, More...)
class: second generation cephalosporins
18 reviews
   
7.4
clindamycin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: lincomycin derivatives
14 reviews
   
7.2
amoxicillin / clavulanate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: beta-lactamase inhibitors
72 reviews
   
6.9
amoxicillin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: aminopenicillins
9 reviews
   
6.8
moxifloxacin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: quinolones
56 reviews
   
6.6
levofloxacin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: quinolones
93 reviews
   
6.4
cefprozil systemic (Pro, More...)
class: second generation cephalosporins
4 reviews
   
6.4
cefixime systemic (Pro, More...)
class: third generation cephalosporins
0 reviews
   
6.0
clarithromycin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: macrolides
69 reviews
   
5.6
sulfamethoxazole / trimethoprim systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous antibiotics, sulfonamides
24 reviews
   
5.2
cefdinir systemic (Pro, More...)
class: third generation cephalosporins
44 reviews
   
5.1
telithromycin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: ketolides
0 reviewsNot rated
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oxacillin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: penicillinase resistant penicillins
0 reviewsNot rated
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gatifloxacin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: quinolones
0 reviewsNot rated
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diphenhydramine / phenylephrine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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acetaminophen / caffeine systemic (More...)
class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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ampicillin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: aminopenicillins
0 reviewsNot rated
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cefaclor systemic (Pro, More...)
class: second generation cephalosporins
0 reviewsNot rated
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dextromethorphan / diphenhydramine / phenylephrine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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ceftazidime systemic (Pro, More...)
class: third generation cephalosporins
0 reviewsNot rated
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dextromethorphan / phenylephrine / pyrilamine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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Alternative treatments for Sinusitis

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Sinusitis. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Sinusitis.

Topics under Sinusitis

Synonym(s): Acute Sinusitis; Chronic Sinusitis; Infection, sinus; Sinus Infection; Sinusitis, Acute; Sinusitis, Chronic

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