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Astelin-Duonase Nasal Spray-Azelastine and FluticasoneNasal Spray

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Quick Overview

Astelin is a nasal spray that comes with azelastine hydrochloride as active medicinal product. This nasal spray provides an effective solution for all nasal allergies that may cause symptoms of itching, runny nose, and sneezing due to external factors such as allergic rhinitis. This medication is not appropriate to be used if patient is having any sores or injuries in the nostrils. You can buy this medicine from Drug Pill Store in very low price.
Quantity Strength Price Unit Price
3 Bottle Astelin Nasal Spray - 10ml (0.14mg/mL) $56.99 $19.00
9 Bottle Astelin Nasal Spray - 10ml (0.14mg/mL) $161.99 $18.00

General Indications

In form of a nasal spray this medicine is used to handle various nasal allergies or allergic rhinitis as well as vasomotor rhinitis in patients.

Pharmacological Class

Astelin comes with azelastine hydrochloride as active medicinal product. Azelastine is classified under pharmacological class antihistamines that are known for their anti- histamine properties.

Work Mechanism

Histamine is a natural chemical released by hormonal gland in human body which is responsible for allergic responses. Though, there are various other medicines of this class but Azelastine differs from them as it is available in the form of a nasal inhaler.

General Information

It works effectively to treat runny nose, sneezing, and nasal itching like symptoms of seasonal allergies in all age groups above the age of 12 years of age and older. The FDA has approved Azelastine in 1996.

Using Astelin nasal spray for the first time:

  • Azelastine HCl nasal spray comes with a pump which should be fixed on the head of the drug container.
  • Preceding the first time use, spray the drug 2-3 times in the air. Keep your face away from the drug and protect your eyes and mouth especially.
  • Make it a habit to clean the pump nozzle by spraying first few drops whenever you use this nasal spray in a gap of three four days.
  • As you have your nasal spray ready with you for use, clear your nasal passages by blowing out mucus and then insert the recommended sprays in each nostril.
  • Keep your breathing slow and inhale the medication.
  • After use, clean the nozzle of the spray with tissue and keep it safely at a hygienic place for next use.
  • Do not share your nasal spray with anyone.
  • Immediately inform your doctor if your symptoms get worse or do not improve even after using drug regularly.

Contraindications

»        allergies or hypersensitivity to any of the drug contents, talk to your doctor if you have shown any allergic reaction to any medicinal product or food items, or

»        if you are pregnant or breast feeding a baby.

Most Common Side Effect

  • fatigue 
  • muscle pain
  • headache

Must do

  • Tag along to your treatment for recommended duration.
  • Inform your prescriber about your current health condition especially, if you have existing or history of any disease or long term illness.
  • Inform your prescriber if you have any food allergies or hypersensitivities to any medicine.
  • Use only the recommended dosages for a limited period of time, overdose or taking extra doses may interfere the ultimate target result of health gain.
  • Keep your all medication away from moisture and direct sunlight. Store all medication at a cool, dry place and away from the reach of children and pets.

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  • The usual dose of Generic Astelin Nasal Spray is two sprays in each nostril two times a day. You may be suggested with other dosing schedule as well depending on your symptoms, do not adjust your dosage on your own will. Follow your dosage as prescribed by your doctor and in case of confusion there is no harm in re-consultation.
  • Make a schedule to have your drug regularly. A single missed dose with Generic Astelin Nasal Spray will not affect your health so you can skip the missed dose and continue with further schedule. There is no need to take double dose to cover up the missed dose unless or otherwise you are advised to do so.
  • Overdose may lead to serious side effects, so never take overdose with any medicine. 

Astelin does not show any severe side effect if used according to the prescription in most of the cases. Though common side effects like bitter taste in mouth is noted in 1 of 5 persons using it. Some other side effects noted with Astelin include:

  • tiredness 
  • weight gain
  • muscle pain
  • headache
  • nasal irritation
  • sore throat
  • dry mouth
  • sneezing

In case of severe allergic reaction to Astelin Nasal Spray following symptoms may occur:

  • rash
  • itching
  • swelling on the face/tongue/throat)
  • severe dizziness
  • trouble breathing

If you get any of the above symptoms after using this medication, immediately meet your medical consultant.

  • Using Astelin (Azelastine) nasal spray may not be beneficial for your health if you have any of the following medical conditions:

»        allergies or hypersensitivity to any of the drug contents, talk to your doctor if you have shown any allergic reaction to any medicinal product or food items, or

»        if you are pregnant or breast feeding a baby.

  • Be careful and cautious while doing tasks that requires mental alertness such as driving or operating machinery because this drug may cause drowsiness.
  • To get maximum benefit of the drug cut down the intake of alcohol while you are taking treatment with Generic Astelin Nasal Spray as it can increase the drowsiness.
  • Be cautious as Azelastine can enhance the sedating effects of some treatments that generally cause sedation including the followings:

»        narcotic pain relievers

»        barbiturates

»        sedatives

»        ethanol

  • Keep your device safe from moisture and maintain a regular cleaning practice of your device. Do not use the seal open lead for longer periods.
  • Use the spray carefully and keep your eyes and mouth safe from sprays.