A. I do not take annonymous comment seriously. If you really loved me you’d tell me your name.
B. I use Zicam Lozenges, the nose thing alway seemed a bit suspect anyway (aka, if I’m blowing my nose, why am I going to put something up there?). They aren’t good for you.
C. I take the lozenges (nore more than 6/day, but I must admit I probably average 4) only for 3-4 days. Then I stop. Frankly, there are days I just have to power through, and Zicam gives me that will. When the going is ugly, I take a Zicam, Sudafed and tyelnol/advil (whatever’s handy).
Here’s a link from Wikipedia, in case anyone is interesting, it seems fairly even-handed: