Xylometazoline Nasal Drops
What is Xylometazoline?
Xylometazoline Eye Drops is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Itching Or Redness In Eyes, Nasal Congestion, Cold, Allergy and other conditions.
Xylometazoline Eye Drops contains Xylometazoline Hydrochloride as active ingredients.
Xylometazoline Eye Drops works by blocking the actions of endogenous histamine; constricting the blood vessels in nose;
Detailed information related to Xylometazoline Eye Drops uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Xylometazoline Eye Drops Uses
Xylometazoline Eye Drops is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Itching Or Redness In Eyes
- Nasal Congestion
Xylometazoline Eye Drops Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Xylometazoline Eye Drops improves the patient condition by performing the following functions:
- Blocking the actions of endogenous histamine.
- Constricting the blood vessels in nose.
Xylometazoline Eye Drops Composition and Active Ingredients
Xylometazoline Eye Drops is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Xylometazoline Hydrochloride
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Xylometazoline Eye Drops Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Xylometazoline Eye Drops. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Burning And Stinging
- Eye Redness
- Stinging Sensation
- Dryness Of Mouth
- Rebound Congestion
Xylometazoline Eye Drops Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Cardiovascular disease
- Do not take a double dose if you miss any dose
- Do not take more than 3 doses of xylometazoline in 24 hours
- Do not use it continuously for more than 7 days in case of nasal sprays and 5 days in case of nasal drops