Consult a physician if nasal congestion lasts more than 10 ten days or if a high fever is present and lasts more than three days, suggests Mayo Clinic. Green mucus, especially combined with sinus pain or a fever, also re... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Cold & Flu

To relieve ears plugged from sinus pressure, treat the sinus congestion causing the condition, according to WebMD. Because sinuses and ears are directly connected, sinus congestion results in pressure in the ears. More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Advil Congestion Relief temporarily alleviates sinus pressure, fever, headache, nasal blockage and mild body aches and soreness related to the common cold or flu, states the Physician's Desk Reference. This brand name me... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Nasal irrigation, which involves rinsing the nasal cavity with a salt water or saline solution; pressing a warm, damp towel or gel pack on the sinus area for five to 10 minutes several times daily; and breathing in the s... More »

Patients should seek professional treatment for a runny nose that lasts more than 10 days or involves a green nasal discharge with sinus pain or fever, which is a possible sign of bacterial infection, according to Mayo C... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Cold & Flu

Symptoms of flu include fever, runny or stuffy nose, congestion in the sinus, body aches, a sore throat with cough, and tiredness, reports Treatment options depend on the symptoms experienced and include use o... More »

The flu is a viral infection of the respiratory system that can cause symptoms such as headache, muscle and body ache, fatigue, fever, coughing and congestion. These symptoms may come on quickly and last for several days... More »