Does MSM Help Sinus Infections?

A person can treat sinus infection with medication, but plenty of natural home remedies may also help to relief symptoms and speed up recovery. Common remedies such as steam inhalation, essential oil, saline nasal spray, and increase water intake are great in helping to ease the discomfort.

Have you heard of MSM? Wondering if MSM can help with sinus infection? If yes, then read on to find out how it can effectively provide relief without the unpleasant side effects of medication.

In this article, I will share with you an effective MSM nasal spray recipe to help clear up your sinus infection. Without further ado, lets get started!


What is Sinus Infection?

Sinusitis is also known as sinus infection, an inflammation or swelling of the tissue lining the sinuses. Sinuses are air spaces inside your nose and head. Normally healthy sinuses are filled with air. However, colds and allergies can cause swelling inside the sinuses, resulting in infections and inflammation.

Symptoms of sinusitis include headache,fever, bad breath, thick mucus, nasal blockage or congestion, pressure around your eyes, cheeks, nose or forehead that worsens when bending over, and fatigue.

Sinusitis is most often caused by viruses. However, some are caused by bacteria. A viral sinus infection usually starts to improve after 5 to 7 days. A bacterial sinus infection often persist for 7 day or longer, and may actually worsen after 7 days. Before turning to an antibiotic for a bacterial sinus infection, try