decongestants


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decongestants

Used to reduce mucus in the air passages of the nose.
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Out of 100 patients 25 patients were treated with antihistamines and nasal decongestants, 25 patients treated with antihistamines, nasal decongestants and corticosteroid spray, 25 patients treated with antihistamines, nasal decongestants and mast cell stabilizers and other 25 patients treated with specific immunotherapy and avoidance of specific allergen.
Pain Killers Pain Killers DECONGESTANTS A blocked nose makes it difficult to get through the day, so add decongestants to your stock.
However, spray decongestants are only meant for short-term use--using them for any longer than three days or so can result in tolerance, which means you need to use them more often to gain relief from congestion.
Because pseudodephedrine--a common and effective ingredient in over-the-counter decongestants--can also be used in the illicit manufacture of meth, laws have been enacted around the country restricting the sale of many decongestant products.
The following medicines should not be taken while you're breastfeeding, either on their own or in any medicines that contain them: Aspirin: a painkiller Codeine: a painkiller Phenylephrine: a decongestant (for blocked noses) found in some cold medicines Phenylpropanolamine: a decongestant found in some cold medicines Quaifenesin: used to bring up phlegm, found in some cough medicines Any ingredient that produces drowsiness: such as some antihistamines that may be found in decongestants, for example, diphenhydramine.
But relief provided by nasal spray decongestants comes at a price: the risk of rebound congestion caused by overuse and, for some people, a vicious cycle of overuse and dependence that feels like an addiction.
And decongestants like Sudafed, though popular, have drawbacks.
Washington, Aug 31 (ANI): The results of a new study indicate that the use of over-the-counter decongestants during pregnancy cuts the risk of premature births.
Growth has been driven by cold treatments and particularly decongestants, which have registered annual value growth rates of 17% and 19.
Decongestants and antihistamines have been linked to the deaths of 123 children, mostly infants, since 1969, according to FDA data.
The FDA said in the documents that it had received 54 reports of deaths in children linked to decongestants containing the ingredients pseudoephedrine, phenylephrine and ephedrine from 1969 to Sept.
Antihistamines, anticholinergics (rhinorrhea only), decongestants (obstruction only), and nasal corticosteroids started during season (less than 20% relief).