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Xylometazoline

Nasal Decongestants
CATEGORIES

Nasal Decongestants


ALIASES

Klarimax, Nasoferm®, Olynth, Otrinex, Otrivin Comp, Otrivin®, Otrivin® Menthol (utan konserveringsmedel), Otrivin® utan konserveringsmedel, Teppix, Teppzin, Xyloipra, Xylometazolin ABECE, ZyComb, Zymelin, Zymelin Mentol, Sapimol, Xyloipra, ZyComb


SUBSTANCES

xylometazoline, xylometazoline hydrochloride, ipratropium bromide monohydrate


ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERN: MODERATE
A nasal vasoconstricting decongestant drug which acts by binding to the same receptors as adrenaline. It is applied as a spray or as drops into the nose to ease inflammation and congestion of the nasal passageways. It binds alpha-adrenergic receptors to activate the adrenal system which causes systemic vasoconstriction, thereby easing nasal congestion.

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MODERATE
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