- DO NOT BLOW YOUR NOSE.
- NO SMOKING.
- If you need to sneeze or cough, use a tissue and keep your mouth open.
- DO NOT use a straw for 10 days following surgery.
- Use a decongestant, such as Sudafed, Claritin D, Zyrtec D or Allegra D, daily following package directions for 10 days. You may also use nasal sprays such as Afrin or Sudafed.
- Elevate your head while sleeping for one week following the surgery.