Top
30
Doctor insights on: Can I Take Cefdinir And A Nasal Spray

Share
1

1
Can i take oxymetazoline nasal spray and pseudophedrine together?

Can i take oxymetazoline nasal spray and pseudophedrine together?

Yes, short term: Oxymetazoline is a nasal decongestant spray that works quickly to decrease stuffy nose, but if used beyond 4-7 days may result in "rebound" nasal congestion and a person can become dependent upon it. Pseudoephedrine is an oral decongestant that is effective but has multiple side effects including increasing BP in those with hard to control high blood pressure, insomnia, dry mouth, and GI upset. ...Read more

Dr. Linda Callaghan
200 doctors shared insights

Cefdinir (Definition)

Cefdinir is a third generation cephalosporin which is a kind of cephalosporin type drug (anti-bacterial ...Read more


4

4
Why should you only take. Nasal spray Imitrex (sumatriptan) 4 times month? Is it per month sept, oct or from 8/22-9/22

Why should you only take. Nasal spray Imitrex (sumatriptan) 4 times month? Is it per month sept, oct or from 8/22-9/22

Too much is toxicity: We limit dosing to avoid toxicity. You need an evaluation if you are having continued attacks,. Discuss with your physician about seeing a neurologist who specializes in migraine. ...Read more

5

5
Can i take a nasal spray and dayquil?

Can i take a nasal spray and dayquil?

Perhaps: Dayquil contains Acetaminophen (tylenol), phenylephrine (decongestant) and dextramethorphan (cough suppressant). There should be no interaction with saline nasal sprays, steroid nasal sprays, antihistamine nasal sprays. There would be no real reason to use a decongestant nasal spray as this would be redundant, but unlikely to be harmful. ...Read more

6

6
Can i take nasal spray if i'm dizzy?

Nasal spray: Depending what nasal spray you want to use, a steroid or saline nasal spray are ok to be used if you are dizzy. An antihistamine nasal spray can make your dizziness worse. A otc decongestant nasal spray is not advisale. ...Read more

7

7
How long should you take steroid nasal spray for?

How long should you take steroid nasal spray for?

As long as needed: Steroid nasal sprays do not cure your allergies, but prevent the allergic inflammation. Once the medicine is stopped, your symptoms will return if you are still in contact with your allergen. If you want a more permanent change in your allergies, you need to consider something like immunotherapy, or allergy shots. However, steroid nasal sprays can usually be taken safely for long periods of time. ...Read more

8

8
How long does it take steroid nasal spray to work well?

How long does it take steroid nasal spray to work well?

Nasal steoids: 2 to 4 days to start. Give it a week to judge the effects. Use properly and consistantly. ...Read more

9

9
Can I take afrin nasal spray(12 hours) with NyQuil together?

Can I take afrin nasal spray(12 hours) with NyQuil together?

Yes: Yes, just make sure you are not using Afrin (oxymetazoline) for more then 3 days in a row by itself. It can lead to rebound congestion and make your symptoms worse. ...Read more

12

12
Please tell me how long it takes for to wean off nasal spray and stop congestion rebound?

Please tell me how long it takes for to wean off nasal spray and stop congestion rebound?

Allergies: Spray saline into your nostrils frequently to flush out allergens and irritants. You will get the best care in a long term relationship with a provider who knows you over time. Discuss this with that provider. ...Read more

13

13
I suffer from migraines. I take the nasal spray imitrex (sumatriptan). Am I allowed to take it 2x in the same week if need be?

Yes: Yes, your imitrex (sumatriptan) can be used a 2nd time 2 hours after the first dose. It should not be used more than twice in a 24 hour period. I hope your headache resolves. ...Read more

14

14
I have a bad sinus . It has been since 2011, i tried to take nasal spray and etc but its still not working . Should i try homeopathy to cure my sinus ?

I have a bad sinus . It has been since 2011, i tried to take nasal spray and etc but its still not working . Should i try homeopathy to cure my sinus ?

Homeopathy & sinus: I agree with dr. Baker that sinus issues can be troublesome. Beyond offering decongestants, intermittent antibiotics, and sometimes surgery, conventional medicine is limited. First, if you haven't been evaluated by an ENT doctor, please do that so you know what you're dealing with. Homeopathy can be an effective treatment -- but you need a good homeopath & the treatment involves your whole self. ...Read more

15

15
Would it be abnormal that my nasal spray is very painful to take?

Would it be abnormal that my nasal spray is very painful to take?

Stop It: Spray saline into your nostrils frequently to flush out allergens and irritants. You will get the best care in a long term relationship with a provider who knows you over time. Discuss this with that provider. ...Read more

16

16
Can i take a loretadine 10mg pill and use a nasal spray at the same time?

Can i take a loretadine 10mg pill and use a nasal spray at the same time?

Depends: Loratadine can be taken with nasal saline spray, nasal cortisone spray ( Nasonex, (mometasone) Flonase); however, if using a 12 hr. decongestant spray, you can only use the spray for 2-3 days, then stop. ...Read more

17

17
Are anhistamimes nasal spray safe to take? And does it work more effective then oral anhistamimes

Are anhistamimes nasal spray safe to take? And does it work more effective then oral anhistamimes

Yes: They are safe, whether they are better than oral antihistamines is a clinical judgement/patient experience, ask the doctor who will prescribe it for you, good luck ...Read more

19

19
Can you take celexa and a corticosteroid nasal spray together?

Can you take celexa and a corticosteroid nasal spray together?

Yes: There are no known interactions between citalopram (Celexa) and corticosteroid nasal sprays. ...Read more

20

20
Rhinocort aqua nasal spray. Complicated prenancy so is it ok to take?

Rhinocort aqua nasal spray. Complicated prenancy so is it ok to take?

Considered safe: It is a category b drug: no harm seen in animal studies, no available data in human first trimester, and no evidence of fetal harm in 2nd or 3rd. If your allergic symptoms are intolerable then rhinocort is a good nasal steroid to use. Sometimes trying nasal saline rinses and washes ie:nettie pot is enough to provide relief that you may not need the rhinocort. Speak with your allergist re: options. ...Read more

21

21
Can i take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and Vicks sinex nasal spray together?

For few days only: If you do not have heart problems and high blood pressure you may take for few days only. But i advice that you don't treat yourself by taking too much and too long over counter medications. ...Read more

22

22
Can i take stacker 2 or3 and use synex 12 hour nasal spray ? Right now i take zyrtec for my sinus problem also.

No nasal decongestan: Be aware that over the counter nasal decongestant sprays are extremely addictive and should only be used for 3 days max. You can use zyrtec d or go to your doc and get a prescription for a steroid nasal sprays that is much better and is not habit forming. ...Read more

23

23
Is it save to take so many medicines together? Seretide 250/50mg, avamys nasal spray, doxyferm (100mg) and prednisolon alternova (10mg).

Is it save to take so many medicines together? Seretide 250/50mg, avamys nasal spray, doxyferm (100mg) and prednisolon alternova (10mg).

Bad Allergies: Based on your listed meds, you must have very bad allergies and/ or asthma. Occasionally, doctors have to prescribe a cocktail of medication to get you out of an acute crisis. However, this is usually for a short duration that you'll need so many meds. Discuss longterm plan for managing your allergies/ asthma with your doctor or request to see an allergist/ immunologist for further management. ...Read more

24

24
I took Pseudophedrine & Excedrine at 6 pm and used a nasal spray w/ phenylephrine HCL. It's now around 2:30 AM. Would it be okay to take Nyquil?

I took Pseudophedrine & Excedrine at 6 pm and used a nasal spray w/ phenylephrine HCL. It's now around 2:30 AM. Would it be okay to take Nyquil?

Be careful: Pseudoephedrine and phenylephrine are stimulants and Excedrin contains caffeine, all of which if taken together could cause nervousness jitteriness and possibly palpitations. Do NOT overmedicate. Nyquil can be sedating in certain individuals. ...Read more

25

25
My son(7 years, 24 kg) has loose motion 4 times. Can he take basigyl l syrup with telecast l kid syrup and nasal spray and what will be dosage?

My son(7 years, 24 kg) has loose motion 4 times. Can he take basigyl l syrup with telecast l kid syrup and nasal spray  and what will be dosage?

Not indicated: To my knowledge basigyl syrup contains an antibiotic of the gloxinia family. More than likely your child's diarrhea is of viral origin by giving him a bland diet for several days you will bind him up. ...Read more

26

26
My ears get blocked wen I fly. I'll take oral tablets n nasal spray n it works. Is constant use harmful? I tend to use d spray 3 - 4x on long haul

My ears get blocked wen I fly. I'll take oral tablets n nasal spray n it works. Is constant use harmful? I tend to use d spray 3 - 4x on long haul

Ear plugged: Ears get blocked as the atmospheric pressire drops when you fly and your ear get plugged feeling. Weh you swallow, your eutachain tube opens up which normalized the pressure on both sides of tympanic membrane resulting in resolution of symptoms. Nasal sprays typically have no role in this. ...Read more

28

28
Can i take Pepcid complete with afrin nasal spray?

Can i take Pepcid complete with afrin nasal spray?

Yes,: There is no counter reaction or cross reactivity between the two medicines. ...Read more

Dr. John Landi
195 doctors shared insights

Omnicef (Definition)

Omnicef is a third generation cephalosporin which is a kind of cephalosporin type drug (anti-bacterial ...Read more


Dr. Kristin Sokol
361 doctors shared insights

Nasal Spray (Definition)

Use of nasal sprays or "drying agents includes using any medication to ...Read more