Otrivin 0.5 mg / ml nasal drops 10 ml
Otrivin reduces swelling of the mucous membrane of the nose and removes accumulated mucus. The effect takes up to 2 minutes and lasts up to 12 hours.
Detailed product information
The medicine Otrivin is used to restore the blockage of the stuffy nose caused by:
- acute rhinitis
- hay fever or other allergic rhinitis
- inflammation of the nasal sinuses.
- for middle ear inflammation (only on doctor's recommendation)
The product is intended for children from 1 year of age. OTRIVIN contains moisturizing and soothing ingredients that help prevent dryness and irritation of the nasal mucosa and is therefore suitable for patients with a sensitive nasal mucosa.
For children from 1 to 5 years of age , 1 to 2 drops of adult nose apply 1-2 x a day to each nostril.
Children from 6 to 11 years of age can apply drops themselves under the supervision of an adult, or apply 2 to 4 drops of adult to each nostril 2-3 times a day. Always take between 8 and 10 hours between doses. Do not exceed a total of 3 applications per nostril per day. The last daily dose is recommended to be given shortly before bedtime. If you do not feel better within 7 days (if you are younger than 5 days) or if you get sick, you should consult a doctor.
The active substance is xylometazoline hydrochloride (0.5 mg) in 1 ml of solution.
The other ingredients are sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate, disodium hydrogen phosphate dodecahydrate, sodium chloride, benzalkonium chloride, disodium edetate dihydrate, hypromellose, 70% non-crystallising sorbitol, purified water.
Otrivin may not use adults for more than 7 consecutive days and children for more than 5 consecutive days. If the problem persists, consult your doctor. Long-term or excessive use may cause the nose to become clogged or worsened.
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