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Are there alternative treatments for anosmia?

One alternative treatment for anosmia is to take zinc supplements. In cases when your doctor cannot find reasons for your anosmia, you may find that zinc is helpful in restoring your sense of smell. You do not need a prescription to buy zinc supplements. Talk to your doctor about other alternative treatments for anosmia.

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