A 31-year-old member asked:
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is there still oxymetazoline in dristan?

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Dr. David Lee
Dr. David Lee answered
31 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes in the spray: The spray form has oxymetazoline. The oral form does not.
Answered on Aug 1, 2013

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