Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine)
What is Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine) used for?
Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine) is used to treat nasal symptoms such as itchiness, sneezing, runny nose and other symptoms caused by seasonal allergies. This medicine is an antihistamine. It works by blocking the effects of the natural chemical histamine, which is responsible for causing these symptoms.
How should I use Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine)?
Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine) should be sprayed directly into the nostril. Before administering the spray, the patient should first blow their nose gently. Then, they should tilt their head back, insert the nozzle into the nostril and administer the prescribed amount of sprays. After administering the spray, the patient should inhale through the nose, and exhale through the mouth. You should never administer more of this spray than has been prescribed by your physician.
What are the side effects of Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine)?
Some side effects which have been reported by patients taking Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine) include:
This medication may also cause strange sensations on the skin and nosebleeds to occur. Stop using this nasal spray and immediately consult your physician if you notice breathlessness, tightness in the chest or fast, uneven heartbeats.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, especially kidney problems, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.