nasal decongestant


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a decongestant that provides temporary relief of nasal symptoms of the common cold and rhinitis and upper respiratory infections

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Pseudoephedrine and phenylephrine are nasal decongestant that cause narrowing of the blood vessels in the nasal passages.
Though simple nasal decongestant can be purchased without a medical prescription, unless it is used exactly as directed, people can become addicted to it, increasing their symptoms and destroying sensitive nasal tissue," said Dr Rehan Siddiqui, ENT Specialist, Zulekha Hospital Dubai.
OTC nasal decongestant sprays relieve swollen nasal membranes almost immediately after they are used.
Methylhexaneamine is widely used as a nasal decongestant.
Eleven out of the 12 cases have tested positive for Methylhexaneamine, used as a nasal decongestant and also found in geranium oil, used widely in the country.
Arjuna Awardee Rajiv Tomar is amongst the list of wrestlers who had tested positive for methylhexanamine, a stimulant which is generally used as a nasal decongestant.
Intended to be a nasal decongestant, it is marketed as a dietary supplement.
If you have a blocked nose a nasal decongestant can give relief.
This drug combines an antihistamine with a nasal decongestant.
In all three cases, the infants had abnormally high levels of pseudoephedrine, a nasal decongestant, in their blood samples.
Examples of common ingredients in cough and cold medications, by class of medication Class Examples Antihistamine Acrivastine, brompheniramine, carbinoxamine, (first generation) chlorpheniramine, cyproheptadine, diphenhydramine, doxylamine, triprolidine Antipyretic Acetaminophen, ibuprofen and analgesic Cough suppressant Benzonatate, codeine, dextromethorphan, (antitussive) hydrocodone Expectorant Guaifenesin Nasal decongestant Ephedrine, phenylephrine, phenylpropanolamine, pseudoephedrine
Yawn frequently and use nasal decongestant sprays before take-off and landing to open ear and nasal passages.
Additionally, doctors say avoid swimming pools with high concentrations of chlorine, and when flying, use a nasal decongestant before takeoff and landing.