Rinostop - vasoconstrictor drugs for topical application.
Structure and Composition
The drug is released in the form of nasal drops of 0, 05, 0% or 1%. In 1 ml of drops contain the active ingredient - 0 Xylometazoline hydrochloride, 5 mg, or 1 mg, respectively.
Pharmacological action Rinostopa
Alpha-agonists for the topical dekongenstant. It constricts blood vessels of the nasal mucosa, reduce congestion and swelling of the nasal mucosa. Facilitates nasal breathing and restoring nasal patency.
According to reviews Rinostop begins to act a few minutes after use. The effect is maintained for ten hours.
According to the instructions Rinostop shown at:
- acute allergic rhinitis;
- acute respiratory diseases accompanied by a runny nose;
- otitis media and sinusitis (in combination with other drugs).
It is also used to facilitate the Rinostop rhinoscopy.
Dosing and dosing regimen Rinostopa
According to the instructions Rinostop applied intranasally. As a rule, children over six years, and adult prescribe nasal drops 0, 1% 1-2 drops into each nasal passage three times a day.
Children from two to six years prescribed nasal drops 0, 05% of 1-2 drops into each nasal passage twice a day.
In the opinion of Rinostop should not be used more than three times a day. Therapy should not last longer than seven days. In the case of prolonged use of the drug is necessary to make a break for five days.
According to the instructions Rinostop is contraindicated in:
- hypersensitivity to the active ingredient of the drug;
- surgery in the meninges;
- atrophic rhinitis;
- in children under two years old.
Precautions should be prescribed according to the instructions Rinostop diabetes.
In the opinion of Rinostop can not be combined with tricyclic antidepressants and MAO inhibitors.
Application Rinostopa during pregnancy and breastfeeding
During the period of breastfeeding and pregnancy Rinostop contraindicated.
According to reviews Rinostop cause the following side effects:
- tingling, burning, dryness and irritation of the nasal mucosa;
- swelling of the nasal mucosa;
- blurred vision;
- increased blood pressure;
In the opinion of Rinostop with prolonged and frequent use can cause depression, hypersecretion.
Overdose Rinostopom of reviews is increased severity of side effects. In this case, a symptomatic treatment.
Rinostop refers to the list of drugs B. Keep it in a cool dry place for no longer than 36 months.