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No1-2(5) 2022

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DOI 10.37219/2528-8253-2022-1-73

Bezshapochny S, Dzhirov O, Podovzhny O
Modern approach to the treatment of acute viral rhinosinusitis 
Bezshapochny Sergey B.
Poltava State Medical University
Professor of Department of Otorhinolaryngology with Ophthalmology
Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor.
Scopus Author ID: 6603471609

Dzhirov Oleksiy R
Poltava State Medical University
Department of Otorhinolaryngology with Ophthalmology
Assistant of the Department

Podovzhny Olexander G.
Poltava State Medical University
Department of Otolaryngology with Ophthalmology
PhD, Docent
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-5035-0450


Relevance: Treatment of acute viral rhinosinusitis is one of the current problems of modern medicine. Coldrelated diseases are now receiving a lot of attention due to the worldwide pandemic SARS-CoV-2, the choice of therapy becomes a difficult task even for experienced physicians. The study provides an assessment of the efficacy of treatment of patients with acute viral rhinosinusitis with combined phytotherapeutic agents.
Materials and methods: During the study, 54 patients were followed up and divided into 2 groups: the study group (28 patients) and the control group (26 patients). During treatment, patients in the control group received basic treatment, which included: Nasal cavity irrigation with an isotonic saline solution (0.9% NaCl solution) [4] by 2 doses into each nasal half 3 times a day, topical glucocorticosteroids (Mometasone furoate) by 2 doses into each nasal half 2 times a day. Patients in the study group received: "Sinuvit" complex phytopreparation by 2 capsules after meals 2 times a day, nasal cavity irrigation with isotonic saline solution (0,9% NaCl solution) by 2 doses into each nasal half 3 times a day, topical glucocorticosteroids (Mometasone furoate) by 2 doses into each nasal half 2 times a day. The results of treatment were evaluated by means of subjective and objective indicators.
Results: Efficient symptom relief was found in the study group, reflected in improved patient well-being and renewed physiological function of the mucociliary apparatus.
Conclusion: Based on the obtained results of the study and our previous experience in treatment of rhinosinusitis, we have made a conclusion about the effectiveness of the presented scheme of treatment with combined phytotherapeutic agents.


acute viral rhinosinusitis, combined phytotherapeutic agents, phytotherapy, treatment.


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