Norfolk, VA
A 22-year-old female asked:

How can a decongestant sprayed in the nose cause blood pressure to rise?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 42 years experience
Gets absorbed: Through your nasal mucosa to the blood stream and cause the side effects in some susceptible persons or already hypertensive patients, so be careful
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