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azelastine side effects

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
38 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on what…: …symptoms you're treating. Astelin is an antihistamine used for seasonal allergic rhinitis & for vasomotor rhinitis. Side effects may include drowsine ... Read More

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandon Maples
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Nasal antihistamine: It is an antihistamine nasal spray used to treat allergic rhinitis.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pouya Shafipour
23 years experience Family Medicine
Nasal Allergy Spray: Astelin(azelastine nasal) is indicated for treatment of seasonal allergies (allergic rhinitis) as a nasal spray, twice/day. It helps with treatment of ... Read More
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Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Vasomotor rhinitis: It works for vasomotor rhinitis as well.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
47 years experience Addiction Medicine
Azalastine: Its a nasal spray One can and, not only to this nasal spray but other sprays as well want to have every night
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Dr. Donald Elton
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Otc: That is up to the FDA but seems likely
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Benda, jr
34 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes, and NO: Yes you can use Astelin daily, and no it does not cause rebound congestion, or rhinitis medicamentosa. Unlike steroid nasal sprays, you don't have to ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eddie Cheng
Specializes in Family Medicine
Cheaper substititue: Have you tried OTC Neti Pot Normal Saline nasal rinse, or oral antihistamine like Allegra, Claritin and Zyrtec? Flonase inhaler is cheaper, but it i ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronda Alexander
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nasal sprays: Azelastine- a nasal antihistamine spray. This is like claritin/fexofenadine and should not make one sleepy fluticasone- a nasal steroid spray. Th ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. William Culviner
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nasal antihistamine: No, that medication is not meant to flush out of the sinuses. It is used to treat allergies and is sprayed onto the nasal mucosa which limits running ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Steven
30 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Have to try : Both are antihistamine nasal sprays, and both are effective. However, many people find that one works better than the other for them. The only way to ... Read More

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