Iliadin

Iliadin

oxymetazoline

Manufacturer:

P&G Health

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Oxymetazoline HCl
Indications/Uses
Acute colds, paranasal sinusitis, syringitis, otitis media.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult drops Adult & childn >6 yr Instill 1-2 drop bd-tds into each nostril. Duration of treatment: 7 days. Children drops Childn 1-6 yr 1-2 drop bd-tds daily into each nostril. Duration of treatment: 7 days. Baby drops 1 mth to 1 yr 1-2 drop bd-tds into each nostril. Duration of treatment: 7 days. Newborn to 4 wk 1 drop bd-tds into each nostril. Duration of treatment: 7 days.
Contraindications
Adult & Children drops: Chronic rhinitis. Increased IOP especially narrow-angle glaucoma; severe CV diseases eg, CHD, HTN; phaeochromocytoma; metabolic disorders eg, hyperthyroidism, DM, porphyria; prostatic hyperplasia. Baby drops: Hypersensitivity. Rhinitis sicca. Premature or underweight newborns (to avoid overdosage risk).
Special Precautions
Effect may be attenuated w/ permanent use. Abuse may cause mucosal atrophy & reactive hyperaemia w/ rhinitis medicamentosa. Prolonged use may cause damage to the mucosal epithelium w/ inhibition of ciliary activity. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Occasionally, nasal mucosa burning or dryness, sneezing.
Drug Interactions
Increased BP w/ TCA or MAOIs during simultaneous or immediate use prior to Iliadin administration.
ATC Classification
R01AA05 - oxymetazoline ; Belongs to the class of topical sympathomimetic agents used as nasal decongestants.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Iliadin nasal drops (adult drops) 0.05%
Packing/Price
10 mL x 1's
Form
Iliadin nasal drops (children drops) 0.025%
Packing/Price
10 mL x 1's
Form
Iliadin nasal drops (baby drops) 0.01%
Packing/Price
5 mL x 1's
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