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Otrivine Allergy Relief 0.1% Nasal Spray – 10ml

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Otrivine Allergy Relief 0.1% Nasal Spray – 10ml

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What is Otrivine Allergy Relief 0.1% Nasal Spray?

This Otrivine Nasal Spray is a treatment that is intended to be used in order to treat symptoms associated with an allergy, such as hay fever. The active ingredient in this nasal spray is xylometazoline hydrochloride, which belongs in a group of medicines known as corticosteroids. Corticosteroids work by reducing inflammation, reducing the swollen blood vessels that cause a blocked or stuffy nose.

 

What is the cause of a blocked nose in an allergic reaction?

A blocked nose from an allergy is caused by allergens which trigger a defence from the immune system. This defence comes in the form of histamine, which triggers the effects that an allergy is known for. An allergy happens because the substance causing it is believed to be harmful when it isn’t.

 

Who is this Otrivine Nasal Spray suitable for?

This nasal spray is suitable to be used by adults and children aged 12 and over. It should not be used by anyone who is allergic to the ingredients that are contained in the nasal spray, or if you have recently had neurosurgery. Speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before using if any of the following applies to you:

  • Have an overactive thyroid
  • Have glaucoma
  • Are diabetic
  • Have heart disease
  • Have hypertension

If you are using any other form of medication, then it is recommended that you speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before using this nasal spray.

 

Can someone who is pregnant or breastfeeding use this nasal spray?

Someone who is pregnant or breastfeeding should consult a medical professional for advice before using this nasal spray.

 

How should Otrivine Allergy Relief 0.1% Nasal Spray be used?

Before using, blow your nose. Lean forward slightly and place the nozzle into a nostril. Press down on the pump to spray and while spraying, sniff in the spray. The recommended dosage is 1 spray into each nostril 2-3 times a day.

 

Are there any side effects?

Like with any medicines, there is a chance of side effects when using. Potential side effects from this nasal spray include:

  • Burning sensation
  • Irritation
  • Nausea
  • A headache
  • Dryness
  • Blurred vision
  • An allergic reaction

If you notice any side effect, stop using and speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist as soon as possible. You can also record any side effect that you notice using the MHRA Yellow Card Scheme.

 

More Information

This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk

If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.

Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.

Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.

Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.

 

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Directions:
For full instructions see enclosed leaflet.
Dosage for Adults and Children over 12 years: one application in each nostril 1 to 3 times daily.

  • Xylometazoline hydrochloride

  • Sodium dihydrogen phosphate dehydrate

  • Disodium phosphate dodecahydrate

  • Sodium chloride

  • Disodium edetate

  • Levomenthol

  • Cineole

  • Sorbitol

  • Polyoxylhydrogenated castor oil (macrogol glycerol hydroxy stearate)

  • Purified water

Not suitable for infants or children under 12 years. Do not use continuously for more than seven days. If symptoms persist consult your doctor. Do not exceed stated dose. Keep all medicines out of reach and sight of children. If you are pregnant or taking other medicines or are under a doctor's care consult your doctor before using Otrivine. For reasons of hygiene do not use this bottle more than 28 days after first opening it. Each Otrivine pack should be used by one person only to prevent any cross infection.

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