A blocked nose often occurs with a cold, this causes excessive nasal secretions and the swelling of many tiny blood vessels that line the nose. The air passages become narrower and the nasal secretions may block the nose completely, leaving you feeling blocked up and congested.
Otrivine Adult Nasal Spray contain the active ingredient, xylometazoline hydrochloride, which help to reduce nasal mucus and inflammation in blood vessels by opening up and clearing nasal passages. This spray helps to provide up to 10 hours of relief from the nasal congestion in as little time as 2 minutes.
Key features of Otrivine Adult Nasal Spray
- Easy to use nasal spray
- Helps to reduce nasal mucus
- Instant relief for blocked noses, symptoms of allergies and sinusitis
- Could provide up to 10 hours of relief
- Starts to work in as little time as 2 minutes
Like all medicines, Otrivine Adult Metered Dose 0.1% Nasal Spray can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Local discomfort may be felt after applying the spray if you have sensitive nasal passages.
Occasionally the following side effects have been reported:
• A burning sensation in the nose and throat
• local irritation
• dryness of the nasal membranes
• temporary and passing visual disturbances
• allergic reactions.
Cardiovascular effects, for example, palpitations may also occur especially if you have heart problems.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet,
please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
Otrivine Adult Nasal Spray contains the following ingredients:
Sodium chloride, sodium phosphate, sodium acid phosphate, disodium edetate, benzalkonium chloride and water.Xylometazoline Hydrochloride 0.1% w/’v.