AFRIN NASAL SPRAY

 

 

  • INDICATIONS:

 

    • Epistaxis
    • Pre-medication for nasal intubation

 

  • ADMINISTRATION:

 

    • Nasal  spray

 

  • DOSAGE:

 

    • ADULT:  
      • 2 to 3 sprays in affected nostril

 

    • PEDIATRIC:
      • 2 to 3 sprays in affected nostril

 

 

  • THERAPEUTIC EFFECTS:

 

    • Decongestant for reducing nasal/sinus stuffiness

 

 

RELATIVE CONTRAINDICATIONS:

 

 

  • SIDE EFFECTS:

 

    • Known hypersensitivity
    • MAO Inhibitor use within 14 days
    • Use with caution in patients with hypertension, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, or glaucoma
    • Nasal irritation/dryness Dizziness Hypertension
    • Tachycardia/Palpitations Restlessness/Insomnia