Otrivin is a nasal decongestant that works for up to 10 hours. Limit of 3 bottles per order.
Otrivin gives relief of nasal congestion for up to 10 hours.
Otrivin is useful to quickly to relieve blocked or runny nose symptoms caused by Colds, Flu, Sinusitis or Hayfever.
Otrivin is a sympathomimetic preparation which constricts the large veins in the nose which normally swell up with an infection or irritation.
Otrivin works quickly to relieve the symptoms of nasal congestion,but care should be taken not to use the product for continual periods in excess of 3 days to prevent the build-up of tolerance and eventual rebound congestion.
If you require longer term nasal decongestion you could Consider using Otrivin Clear Saline Nasal Spray or clinicians nasal clear spray.
What else should I know?
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Otrivin contains Xylometazoline Hydrochloride 1mg/ml
The dose of Otrivin Drops is 1 - 2 drops per nostril 2 to 3 times daily.
Do not use for more than 3 days continuously .
The nose should be cleared and the head inclined as far back as possible.
After application the head should be brought well forward and turned slowly from side to side.
Discard contents one month after opening.
You should not use xylometazoline if you are taking certain medicines used for treatment of depression (monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) or tri-cyclic and tetracyclic antidepressants).
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