Medication Description: Oxymetazoline (Oxymetazoline)
3 - [(4,5-Dihydro-1H-imidazol-2-yl) methyl] -6- (1,1-dimethylethyl) -2,4-dimethylphenol hydrochloride.
Synonyms: Alka-Seltzer plus nasal aerosol, Afrin, Barthel dragz decongestant spray, Vic Synex, 4-Wei, Lekonil, Nazivin, Nazol, Oukklia, Tabsin cold rhinitis spray, Fazin, Fervex spray from rhinitis, Afrin, Alka-spray against rhinitis, Fazin, Fervex spray from rhinitis, Afrin, Alka-ra spray against rhinitis, Fazin, Ferwex spray from rhinitis, Afrin, Alka-ra spray against rhinitis, Fazin, Ferwex spray from rhinitis, Afrin, Alka-rav nasal spray, Lekonyl, Nasivin, Nazol, 4-Way, Wick Sinex nasal spray, Bartell drugs decongestant spray, Fazin, Fervex.
Applied with acute and allergic rhinitis, sinusitis, sinusitis, Eustachitis, hay fever, allergic and non-infectious conjunctivitis.
Assign intranasal 2-3 inhalations (for children up to 12 years old - 1 inhalation) 2 times a day or 1-2 drops for adults 0.05% solution, children up to 1 year old - 0.01% solution, from 1 year to 6 years - 0.025 % solution 2-3 times a day.
Adults and children over 6 years old are buried in a conjunctival sac 1-2 drops 3-4 times a day.
The drug is used for no more than 3 days.
Possible side effects: dryness and burning sensation in the nasopharynx, agitation, insomnia, tachycardia, increased blood pressure, nausea.
The drug is contraindicated in hypertension, severe atherosclerosis, arrhythmias, diabetes, hyperthyroidism, pregnancy, breast-feeding.
Method of production: 0.05% spray for intranasal administration in vials of 5, 20 and 30 ml and vials of inhalers of 10 ml; 0.01% solution in dropper bottles of 5 ml, 0.025% and 0.05% - 10 ml; 0,025% solution (eye drops) in vials (with dispenser) in 10 ml.
Storage: List B.