Benzalkonium Chloride as a Preservative
Xylometazoline Hydrochloride 0.5 mg/mL.
Before first use, remove protective cap and press applicator until an even spray is produced. – Clear nose of mucus by wiping, or have child blow gently. – Insert nozzle into the nostril and press applicator firmly once. Children old enough to understand should be told to sniff during application. – Withdraw nozzle and release applicator. Repeat in other nostril. – Wipe nozzle and replace cap.
Use Otrivin for: Fast, temporary, relief of a blocked or runny nose caused by colds, flu, sinusitis, hay fever or other allergic rhinitis. Who can use Otrivin Junior: Children aged 6-11 years only on the advice of a doctor or pharmacist. Dosage – Children aged 6-11 years: 2 sprays per nostril. – Use 2-3 times daily, as necessary. – Do not use more often than every 8-10 hours. – Do not exceed the recommended dosage.
Store below 30°C.
Brief stinging sensation or sneezing may occur. – Excessive use may damage lining of nose. – If irritation occurs or you have signs of allergy, discontinue use.
Keep out of reach of children. – If congestion persists for more than 3 days, seek medical advice. – Each pack should be used by only one person, for reasons of hygiene. – Do not use in or around eyes.
Do not use: – In children under 6 years of age. – If allergic to Xylometazoline. – After recent operations through the nose or mouth. – If you have narrow angle glaucoma. – If you have inflammatory nasal dryness. Ask your doctor before use: – If you are pregnant or breast feeding or trying to become pregnant. – If you have any other medical conditions. – If you are taking other medicines.