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i get the same feelings. i get funny feelings in my head also. one time i thought i was having a stroke, seziure or something, but was tested and that was not it. i cannot describe the feeling except a strange feeling comes over me from my head and i can still function when the feeling hits, but on ocassion i feel i am in another zone also, like i'm not quite all there. it is weird, but it takes someone who has experienced this to understand. i cannot even make my doctor understand my feeling. i have had CAT scans, i have gone to an ENT and the only thing they can come up with is that i have severe rhinitis. and for the past 5 to 6 months i have had very thick clear mucas clogging up my sinus with bad headaches. please tell me there is somebody going thru this also. i just need someone to understand what i am going thru. and if i have found that special person, can you tell me what you have been diagnosed with, if diagnosed.

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    Hi,

    Ive suffered with Nasal polyps now for 4 years and I can't smell anything at all. In that time, i've had many feelings of being "spaced out, like I'm on another planet or having some sort of temporary acid trip (or certainly a flash back). Ive never had the polyps removed as I hear that they come back so Id like to find whats causing them. I do find taking low dose aspirin (75mg) dissolved in water seems to help and I get my smell back albeit only for a few weeks and then my smell goes again so I lay off the aspirin for 4 weeks and when I start retaking it, it comes back. I've just been precribed betnesol by my doctor which he's advised I take for 4 weeks and then go onto Flixonase, he's told me to persevere with the drops as I've tried them in the past but found them useless to be honest. I absolute hate the polyps and wish I could control and get rid of them once and for all.

    Hope this helps and your certainly not on your own with your feelings.

    Take Care,

    Ian

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    I've just been diagnosed with nasal polyp, however, I've experienced the symptoms for a long time...blocked like cement nasal passage, runny, wake up at night, mouth breathing. I'm just starting nose mists & prednisone prescribed by MD. But I also, every now and then, experience something I can only describe as a strong dejavue feeling or almost out-of-body experience only for about 10 seconds or so & then when it goes away, I'm weak and have to sit or kneel or lean on something till I get back to normal. Very unnerving feeling. Polyps do that??? P.S. I do not have any kind of mental condition.

    Anyway, good luck to all!

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    the feeling is like my mind is not alert , i am mildely drunk...that may be becouse my eyes are not .....my part of mind which control skills does not function well...like some time i can write and speak very fast but some other time i dont...some time it feels that i will get paralysed .. i have consulted to a neurologist abt that....i have undergone EEG which was normal..he has told me abt anxiety disorder ..coz i think too much......i have undergone a FESS for nasal polyps....things are improving now gradually
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    I have the nasal polyps too. I have had them taken out 3 times. The nasal polyps do affect the brain. My brain is fogged and memory it bad. Its a daily strugle everyday. I use the nasal sprays and Singulair every day. I still had to get surgery. I don't know what else to do. [u:996ef297fa][/u:996ef297fa]
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