You suffer with a condition called Rhinitis Medicamentosa. The is caused by prolonged use of decongestant sprays and drops such as Iliaden, Otrivine and Sudafed. The nasal membranes develop rebound congestion and blockage as soon as the effect of the decongestant wears off and the condition gets progressively worse. You will need to be weaned off the decongestants onto a low-does steroid nasal spray (but initially may need to be prescribed oral steroid tablets and nose drops to get you off the decongestants).
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