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Dr. Brandon Maples
17 years experience in Pharmacology
Nasal antihistamine: It is an antihistamine nasal spray used to treat allergic rhinitis.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pouya Shafipour
22 years experience in 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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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
46 years experience in 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
33 years experience in Pulmonology
Otc: That is up to the FDA but seems likely
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Benda, jr
33 years experience in 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 51-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 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronda Alexander
18 years experience in 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
29 years experience in 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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Steven
29 years experience in 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
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Nasonex (mometasone) is a topical nasal steroid and azelastine is an antihistamine and as a matter of fact, there is now a topical nasal spray that po ... Read More

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