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Logicin Rapid Relief Nasal Spray

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Generic Name: Oxymetazoline hydrochloride
Product Name: Logicin Rapid Relief Nasal Spray

Indication

Relief of nasal congestion associated with acute and chronic rhinitis, common cold and sinusitis

Action

Produce vasoconstriction in nasal mucosa; decrease nasal blood flow and congestion

Dose advice

Logicin Rapid Relief: Nasal Spray, 0.05%, 18mL

Adult: 1-2 sprays into each nostril up to 4 times daily

Child >6 years: 1-2 sprays into each nostril up to 4 times daily

Combination products are not recommended

Schedule

S2

Common side effects

  • Transient burning, stinging, increased nasal discharge
  • Rebound congestion with prolonged use (4-5 days). Rebound congestion is associated with overuse and may take several weeks to reverse
  • Nasal decongestants are contra-indicated in MAOI treatment

Uncommon side effects

  • Hypertension
  • Nausea
  • Nervousness
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Insomnia
  • Headache
  • CNS effects are more common in children

For further information talk to your doctor.

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Dates

Posted On: 22 July, 2003
Modified On: 22 October, 2015

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