Sinuvin Nasal Drop

Brand Name: Sinuvin
Generic: Xylometazoline
Weight: 0.05%
Type: Nasal Drop
Therapeutic Class: Nasal Anti-histamine preparations
Manufacturer: ACI Limited.
Price: 0.00
Last Updated: 2020-11-21 18:15:00
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Sinuvin Nasal Drop Uses

Sinuvin Nasal Drop contains Xylometazoline. Sinuvin uses:

For the symptomatic relief of nasal congestion, perennial allergic rhinitis (including hay fever), sinusitis.

Sinuvin Nasal Drop Doses

Sinuvin Nasal Drop contains Xylometazoline 0.05%. Sinuvin doses:

Adults: 2 or 3 drops of Sinuvin Nasal Drop Adult formula (0.1%) two to three times daily. This adult formula should not be used for children under the age of 12 years.Children under 12 years: 1 or 2 drops of the Sinuvin Nasal Drop children's formula (0.05%) in each nostril once or twice daily. Not to be used in infants less than 3 months.

 

Side Effects

The following side effects have occasionally been encountered: a burning sensation in the nose and throat, local irritation, nausea, headache, and dryness of the nasal mucosa. Systemic cardiovascular effects have occurred, and this should be kept in mind when giving Sinuvin Nasal Drop to people with cardiovascular disease.

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Introduction

Sinuvin Nasal Drop is a sympathomimetic agent with marked alphaadrenergic activity, and is intended for use in the nose. It constricts the nasal blood vessels, thereby decongesting the mucosa of the nose and neighboring regions of the pharynx. This enables patients suffering from colds to breathe more easily through the nose. The effect of Sinuvin Nasal Drop begins within a few minutes and persists for several hours. Sinuvin Nasal Drop is generally well tolerated and does not impair the function of ciliated epithelium. Systemic absorption may occur following nasal application of Sinuvin Nasal Drop.

Sinuvin Precaution

Each Sinuvin Nasal Drop pack should be used by one person only to prevent any cross-infection. Patients are advised not to take decongestants for more than seven consecutive days.

Interaction

No drug interactions have been reported.

Pregnancy Lactation use

No foetal toxicity or fertility studies have been carried out in animals. In view of its potential systemic vasoconstrictor effect, it is advisable to take the precaution of not using Sinuvin Nasal Drop during pregnancy

Contraindication

Sinuvin Nasal Drop nasal drops is contraindicated in patients with trans-sphenoidal hypophysectomy or surgery exposing the dura mater. It is also contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to Sinuvin Nasal Drop.

Special Warning

 

Acute Overdose

 

Interaction with other Medicine

 

Storage Condition

Protect from heat. For reasons of hygiene, do not use the bottle more than 28 days after opening it.

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