Applied with acute respiratory diseases with symptoms of rhinitis (rhinitis), acute allergic rhinitis, sinusitis, with otitis media (as part of combination therapy to reduce swelling of the nasopharyngeal mucosa), to facilitate rhinoscopy.
Hypersensitivity to xylometazoline and other components of the drug, arterial hypertension, tachycardia, marked atherosclerosis, glaucoma, atrophic rhinitis, surgery on the meninges (in history), pregnancy, lactation period, children under 6 years old - for 0.1% solution (0.001 g / ml). With care: coronary heart disease (angina), diabetes mellitus, prostatic hyperplasia, hyperthyroidism, children under 2 years old - for a 0.05% solution (0.0005 g / ml).
Dosage and administration
Adults and children over 6 years old are administered 1-2 drops of a 0.1% solution of xylometazoline in each nasal passage 2-3 times a day. For infants and children under 6 years of age, a 0.05% solution is used, 1-2 drops in each nasal passage 1-2 times a day. Do not use the drug more often 3 times a day and not more than 3-5 days. Do not use the drug without a break for more than 3-5 days.
With frequent and / or long-term use - irritation and / or dryness of the nasopharyngeal mucosa, burning, paresthesia, sneezing, hypersecretion; rarely - swelling of the nasal mucosa, vomiting, headache, palpitations, increased blood pressure, tachycardia, arrhythmia, insomnia, blurred vision, depression (with prolonged use of high doses).