nasal decongestant

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Related to nasal decongestant: phenylephrine
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Noun1.nasal decongestant - a decongestant that provides temporary relief of nasal symptoms of the common cold and rhinitis and upper respiratory infections
Actifed - trade name for a drug containing an antihistamine and a decongestant; used to treat upper respiratory conditions and minor allergies
decongestant - a drug that decreases pulmonary congestion
Dimetapp - trade name for a drug containing an antihistamine and a decongestant; used to relieve nasal congestion and to treat rhinitis
naphazoline, Privine, Sudafed - vasoconstrictor (trade names Privine and Sudafed) used in nasal sprays to treat symptoms of nasal congestion and in eyedrops to treat eye irritation
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Tenders are invited for Supply of Nasal Decongestant Xylometazoline Hcl 0.
Although the market leaders are everywhere, there is still a large untapped market in India and Elder is hoping to garner a 7% share of the nasal decongestant market by FY2018.
Our second patient, a newborn boy, responded well to conservative treatment with a nasal decongestant, lacrimal sac massage, and warm compresses.
Check if the nose is still bleeding after five minutes; a nasal decongestant can be helpful.
Pseudoephedrine and phenylephrine are nasal decongestant that cause narrowing of the blood vessels in the nasal passages.
Though simple nasal decongestant can be purchased without a medical prescription, unless it is used exactly as directed, people can become addicted to it, increasing their symptoms and destroying sensitive nasal tissue," said Dr Rehan Siddiqui, ENT Specialist, Zulekha Hospital Dubai.
Methylhexaneamine is widely used as a nasal decongestant.
Eleven out of the 12 cases have tested positive for Methylhexaneamine, used as a nasal decongestant and also found in geranium oil, used widely in the country.
Arjuna Awardee Rajiv Tomar is amongst the list of wrestlers who had tested positive for methylhexanamine, a stimulant which is generally used as a nasal decongestant.
If you have a blocked nose a nasal decongestant can give relief.
This drug combines an antihistamine with a nasal decongestant.
Yawn frequently and use nasal decongestant sprays before take-off and landing to open ear and nasal passages.