What is Afrin
Afrin is a nasal decongestant spray. It is a drug that is used to relieve congestion in the nose caused by the common cold, allergies, or sinus infections. It is available over the counter.
Benefits of Afrin
and Its Uses.
Afrin is a nasal decongestant spray that is available over the counter. It is used to relieve congestion in the nose and sinuses. Afrin is available in both a regular and a extra strength version.
Afrin is a quick acting decongestant. It starts to work within minutes and provides relief for up to 12 hours.
Afrin is available in both a regular and a extra strength version. The regular strength Afrin is available in a 0.05% and a 0.1% concentration. The extra strength Afrin is available in a 0.15% concentration.
Afrin should not be used for more than three days in a row. Continued use can cause rebound congestion, also known as rhinitis medicamentosa.
Afrin is contraindicated in people with glaucoma and should not be used by pregnant or nursing women.
Afrin is available over the
Side Effects and Dosage of Afrin
Afrin is a medication used to treat congestion and other symptoms of colds and allergies. It is a decongestant that works by narrowing the blood vessels in the nose. This helps to relieve congestion and other symptoms.
Afrin is available as a nasal spray and can be used by adults and children aged 6 years and older.
Side effects of Afrin include:
Afrin should not be used for more than 3 days in a row. It should also not be used by people with high blood pressure, heart disease, glaucoma, or diabetes.