Nosebleeds are common in dry climates during winter months, and in hot dry climates with low humidity.
People taking blood clotting medications, aspirin, or anti-inflammatory medications may be more prone to
nose bleeds. Other factors that contribute to nosebleed are
First-aid treatments for a nosebleed generally do not need medical care. Frequent or chronic nosebleeds may require medical treatment such as over-the-counter (OTC) medication, and prevention of nose picking.
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- What causes rhinitis?
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