Oxy-Nase

Oxy-Nase

oxymetazoline

Manufacturer:

Hoe Pharma/Taisho Pharmaceutical

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Oxymetazoline HCl
Indications/Uses
Dosage/Direction for Use
Nasal Spray 0.05% Adult & childn ≥6 yr 2-3 sprays into each nostril bd. Nasal Drops 0.05% Adult & childn >6 yr 2-3 drops into each nostril bd. Nasal Spray 0.025% Childn 2-6 yr 2-3 sprays into each nostril bd. Nasal Drops 0.025% Childn >1 yr 1-2 drops bd-tds. Max duration: 3 days.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
HTN, CAD, hyperthyroidism, DM, urinary difficulty due to prostate enlargement. Patients on MAOI therapy. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <6 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Local stinging or burning, sneezing, dry mouth & throat. Rebound congestion & drug-induced rhinitis w/ prolonged use.
Drug Interactions
Combinations w/ antidepressants (eg, tricyclic, maprotiline or MAOIs).
ATC Classification
R01AA05 - oxymetazoline ; Belongs to the class of topical sympathomimetic agents used as nasal decongestants.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Oxy-Nase nasal drops 0.025%
Packing/Price
10 mL x 1's
Form
Oxy-Nase nasal drops 0.05%
Packing/Price
10 mL x 1's
Form
Oxy-Nase nasal spray 0.05%
Packing/Price
15 mL x 1's
Form
Oxy-Nase nasal spray 0.025%
Packing/Price
15 mL x 1's
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