Got sinus? Think anise drops

So Mother Nature does it again.  Clinicians compared fluticasone (Flonase) nasal spray against anise drops instilled into the nose (2 drops every 12 hours).  Both medicines were effective but more so the anise drops.  Postnasal drip and nasal obstruction were more significantly improved in the anise drop group. [International Forum Allergy Rhinology May 24, 2016]  Various brands of anise oil are available at

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