sinus rinsing causes Migraines

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   Posted 11/17/2011 8:17 PM (GMT -7)   
Does anyone know if sinus rinsing with salt causes Migraines?  I had Migraine palooza-so deciced to stop the salt sinus rinse & have not had a migraine for several days. I used Flonase without the rinse in the past and did not suffer any migraines. Does anyone know if there is any data written on the subject?

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   Posted 11/18/2011 11:53 AM (GMT -7)   
Do you mean Neti? I used to do that but never had migraine out of it, felt dizzy sometimes for a while but not more than 10 mins, due to water left in sinuses.
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