Otrivin Adult Nasal Spray is a nasal decongestant that provides fast* relief of a blocked nose caused by cold, flu, sinusitis, hay fever or other allergic rhinitis. Otrivin Adult Nasal Spray can be used by Adults and Children over 12 years of age, who are suffering from nasal congestion due to colds, hay fever or other allergic rhinitis and sinusitis. Otrivin Junior is available for children aged 6-11 years.
* Eccles, R. et al. 2008. The nasal decongestant effect of xylometazoline in the common cold. American Journal of Rhynology, Vol. 22, No. 5.
For Adults and children over 12 years of age: 1 spray into each nostril up to 3 times daily as needed. Do not use more often than every 8-10 hours. Do not exceed the recommended dosage. To avoid possible spread of infection, the spray should only be used by one person. 1. Clear your nose. 2. Remove protective cap. 3. Before using for the first time, prime the pump by actuating 4 times. If the product has not been used for longer than 7 days, the pump will need to be reprimed with 4 actuations. If the full spray is not administered, the dose should not be repeated. Be careful not to spray in the eyes or mouth. 4. Hold bottle upright with thumb under base and nozzle between two fingers. 5. Lean forward slightly and insert the nozzle into the nostril. Spray and breathe in gently through the nose at the same time. 6. Repeat with the other nostril. 7. Clean and dry the nozzle before replacing back the cap right after use.
Do not use Otrivin Natural Seawater and Eucalyptus: - During pregnancy - While breastfeeding - In case of asthma - In case of allergy to any of the ingredients - In children below 6 years of age
Always follow the directions for use
Keep out of reach of children. -Do not use for more than 3 days at a time unless advised by a doctor or pharmacist. If congestion persists, seek medical advice. - Each pack should be used by only one person, for reasons of hygiene. - Do not use in or around eyes. - If you use too much or in case of accidental ingestion, contact your doctor or pharmacist immediately. - Frequent or prolonged use may cause nasal congestion to recur or worsen. - Contains benzalkonium chloride as a preservative. - For Nasal Use Only.