What is NeilMed Sinus Rinse Nasal Wash Allergy Relief Refill Sachets?
NeilMed Sinus Rinse Nasal Wash Allergy Relief Refill Sachets are a refill for the NeilMed Sinus Rinse Bottle (sold separately) that works as a form of treatment for nasal symptoms caused by conditions such as hay fever and also a cold or the flu. The active ingredient contained in NeilMed Sinus Rinse is saline, which helps to clear out mucus in the nose.
What causes symptoms in the nose?
Nasal symptoms in the nose caused by an allergy, such as hay fever, is the result of the body coming into contact with an allergen such as pollen. This causes the body to react by releasing a number of chemicals. One of which is histamine, which causes the blood vessels in the nose to swell up, causing the symptoms. When it comes to a cold or the flu, mucus build-up caused by the virus leads to a runny, blocked, or stuffy nose.
Who is this sinus rinse suitable for?
This nasal spray should be suitable to be used by adults and children, though you should speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before using. If you are using any other form of medication or suffering from any condition, then you should also seek advice before using.
Can someone who is pregnant or breastfeeding use this nasal wash?
Anyone who is pregnant or breastfeeding should consult a medical professional before using any medication.
How should NeilMed Sinus Rinse Nasal Wash Allergy Relief Refill Sachets be used?
When you have run out of the wash in your NeilMed Sinus Rinse bottle, pot, or pulsating wash, use a sachet to refill it. To refill, pour boiled water into the bottle or pot and then add a sachet to the water. Place a finger over the opening of the bottle or pot and shake in order to allow the mixture to dissolve.
Are there any side effects?
If there any side effects when using these sachets is most likely to be caused by an allergic reaction. If you notice any side effect when using, speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist as soon as possible.
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When you’re suffering from hay fever it can make the Spring and Summer months unbearable.
It feels like everything you do makes you a magnet for pollen and you get really sick of explaining that you’re not upset, your eyes are just watering with your allergies!
That’s why we’ve collected 10 simple tips that will help to keep you safe from hay fever when you’re at home this allergy season, keep reading to find out what you can do to keep your home pollen-free!
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When you are suffering from an allergic reaction or hay fever you will be looking for a fast, effective treatment that will stop the symptoms as soon as possible. There are a lot of treatments available, in particular, antihistamines, which stop the body producing the symptoms associated with an allergic reaction. However, when it comes to choosing the right treatment for you there are a number of different things that you need to consider.
Do I have hay fever or a cold?
It’s the middle of summer and you’re sniffing and sneezing and, frankly, feeling a bit gross.
But what’s going on here? Have you picked up an uncomfortable Summer cold, or are you suffering with hay fever?
There are a couple of ways to figure out what’s giving you the sneezes and the coughs, so let’s take a look at each condition and how you can tell them apart.
Why can I buy some medicines without a prescription but not others?
Ever wondered why you can buy paracetamol in the shop but not antibiotics?
Although shops and supermarkets are allowed to stock everyday medicines like paracetamol, there is a huge list of other medicines that you can only get from your local pharmacy and some you can only get with a prescription from your doctor.
If you’ve ever wondered why there are different rules for different medications, you’ve come to the right place.
We’re going to take a look at the different kinds of medications and why they have to be sold the way they do.
Which hay fever treatment is right for me?
Can I take two kinds of hay fever medication at once?
Some hay fever sufferers may even find that when they do find a hay fever medication that works, it doesn’t completely get rid of all of their annoying hay fever symptoms.
If you’ve ever found yourself in this situation, you may start to wonder if one kind of hay fever medication is enough, and whether it would be safe to take more than one at the same time.
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If you’re a hay fever sufferer, you’ve probably heard of Piriton or have seen it amongst the shelves of hay fever remedies when you’ve been searching for a solution to your allergy.
But what makes Piriton tick? We’re about to take a deep dive into exactly what makes Piriton an effective hay fever remedy, what active ingredients it uses, and when Piriton could be right for you.
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Hay fever is a very common allergy, but how are you supposed to know if you have hay fever?
Sure, you might get a couple of coughs and sneezes in the summer months, but is that just a cold or is hay fever to blame?
If you’ve ever wondered about hay fever and whether you could have it yourself, we’re here to help.
This our handy guide to what hay fever is and how you could be diagnosed with one of the world’s most common allergies.
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Does your child have the sniffles and the sneezes long after cold and flu season is over? Your little one could be suffering with hayfever. Hayfever is a common allergy, with up to 40% of children suffering with hayfever, but there are things you can do to help.
Today, we’re going to take a look at all things hayfever and what you can do to help your child through hayfever season.
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