To know what a sinus headache is you need to know what “Sinusitis” is. Sinusitis is an inflammation in the air-filles spaces (paranasal sinuses) going to your nasal cavity. It could come from small particles in your environment, bacterial, fungal, allergic particles are the most common reasons from which you can get an sinus inflammation. Sinus headache symtpoms often occur not to long after getting a sinus inflammation. Most people (depending on how severe your sinus headache is) feel a pressure in either the cheek, above the eyes and or behind the eyes. The inflammation resulting in your sinus headache can last anywhere from 4-12 weeks. The duration of the sinusitis depends on what caused the nasal inflammation (bacterial, fungal, allergic).
Allergy sinus headache
Many people who suffer from a chronic sinusitis have an allergy of some sort and often respeod very strong on allergy tests. A person who suffer from an allergy sinus headache probably also have a chronic type nasal inflammation which causes his headache problems.
Sinus headache treatment
Treatment of sinusitis is a crucial and obligatory step to get rid of your sinus headache since the reason of your sinus headaches are an inflammation in nasal air waves or cavities. There are several medicines which can relive the pain you get while having a sinus headache. But there aren’t any general medication to get just for sinus headaches since it always is a part of bigger problem, sinusitis.