Iliadin

Iliadin

oxymetazoline

Manufacturer:

P&G Health

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Oxymetazoline HCl
Indications/Uses
Paranasal sinusitis, syringitis. Adult & Childn nasal drops: Acute colds, otitis media. Infant nasal drops: Acute, vasomotor & allergic rhinitis. Diagnostic decongestion of mucous membranes.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult nasal drops Adult & childn ≥6 yr Instill 1-2 drop into each nostril bd-tds. Childn nasal drops Childn 1-6 yr Instill 1-2 drop bd-tds. Infant nasal drops Newborn up to 4 wk Instill 1 drop into each nostril bd-tds, 5th wk up to 1 yr Instill 1-2 drops into each nostril bd-tds.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Rhinitis sicca. Adult & Childn nasal drops: Chronic rhinitis; increased IOP especially narrow-angle glaucoma; severe CV diseases eg, CHD, HTN; phaeochromocytoma; metabolic disorders eg, hyperthyroidism, DM, porphyria; prostatic hyperplasia. Patients treated w/ drugs w/ hypertensive effect (eg, MAOIs & TCAs) potentially lead to increased BP due to their CV activity. May cause skin irritation due to benzalkonium Cl. Infant nasal drops: Premature or underwt newborns to avoid risk of overdosage.
Special Precautions
Not to be used for >10 consecutive days. Long-term use & high-doses may result to rebound effect & drug-induced rhinitis. May affect ability to drive & use machines. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Nasal discomfort (burning of nasal mucosa) or dryness. Occasionally, sneezing. Adult & Childn nasal drops: Somnolence, sedation, headache, hallucinations, convulsions; palpitations, tachycardia; HTN; hypersensitivity reactions; insomnia, restlessness; fatigue, tachyphylaxis.
Drug Interactions
ATC Classification
R01AA05 - oxymetazoline ; Belongs to the class of topical sympathomimetic agents used as nasal decongestants.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Iliadin Adult nasal drops 0.05 %
Packing/Price
10 mL x 1's
Form
Iliadin Childn nasal drops 0.025 %
Packing/Price
10 mL x 1's
Form
Iliadin Infant nasal drops 0.01 %
Packing/Price
(preservative-free) 5 mL x 1's
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