Otrivin Paed Nose Drops 10ml
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops is used for Cold, Allergy and other conditions.
- Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops contains Xylometazoline Hydrochloride as an active ingredient.
- Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops works by constricting the blood vessels in nose.
- Novartis India manufactures Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops.
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops Uses
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
- Constricting the blood vessels in nose.
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops - Composition and Active Ingredients
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Xylometazoline Hydrochloride - 0.05% W/V
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops - Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious.
Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Stinging sensation
- Dryness of mouth
- Rebound congestion
- Mild burning
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops - Precautions & How to Use
Before using Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition.
Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Do not take a double dose if you miss any dose
- Do not take more than 3 doses of xylometazoline in 24 hours
- Do not use it continuously for more than 7 days in case of nasal sprays and 5 days in case of nasal drops
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops - Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions.
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops may interact with the following drugs and products:
Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops - Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops is a contraindication. In addition, Otrivin Paed Nasal Drops should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Dry rhinitis
- Post trans-sphenoidal hypophysectomy
- Transnasal or transoral surgery