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How effective are non-prescription nose drops or sprays?
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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Good and Bad
Over the counter saline sprays are helpful.
I would be careful with medications like afrin, (oxymetazoline) vicks, etc. These can lead to rebound and dependence.

In brief: Good and Bad
Over the counter saline sprays are helpful.
I would be careful with medications like afrin, (oxymetazoline) vicks, etc. These can lead to rebound and dependence.
Dr. Patrick Melder
Dr. Patrick Melder
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Dr. William Goldstein
Ophthalmology
In brief: Very but...
...Only for occasional use! you can come to depend on them, and the problem can actually get worse.

In brief: Very but...
...Only for occasional use! you can come to depend on them, and the problem can actually get worse.
Dr. William Goldstein
Dr. William Goldstein
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