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Rhinojet 0.5 mg Nasal Spray

Merck Ltd

Composition for Rhinojet 0.5 mg Nasal Spray

Primary uses of Rhinojet 0.5 mg Nasal Spray

Nasal congestion (blocked nose)
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Medicine Overview of Rhinojet Nasal Spray

Uses of Rhinojet Nasal Spray

Rhinojet 0.5 mg Nasal Spray is used in the treatment of nasal congestion. It treats congestion associated with allergies, hay fever, sinus irritation, and the common cold.

Rhinojet Nasal Spray side effects


Side Effects of Rhinojet are Nasal discomfort, Runny nose, Nasal congestion, Teary eyes.

How to use Rhinojet Nasal Spray

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Insert the bottle tip into one nostril and close the other nostril. Direct the spray away from the cartilage diving the two sides of your nose and toward the sides of your nostril. As you spray, breath gently and keep the head upright. Repeat in the other nostril.

How Rhinojet Nasal Spray works

Rhinojet 0.5 mg Nasal Spray is a nasal decongestant. It works by narrowing the small blood vessels in the inner surface of the nose. This provides temporary relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.
In Depth Information on Rhinojet Nasal Spray

Expert advice for Rhinojet Nasal Spray

  • Do not take oxymetazoline if you have high blood pressure, heart disease including previous episodes of pain and discomfort in the chest, diabetes mellitus, thyroid problems, liver or kidney disorders and non-cancerous enlargement of prostate; hallucinations (seeing, hearing or feeling things that are not really there), restlessness, sleep disturbances; increased pressure in the eyes (glaucoma).
  • Avoid taking this oxymetazoline if you have redness and swelling of the lining of your nose, or have scabs in your nose.
  • Do not take oxymetazoline if you have a recent nose surgery or surgery to remove the pituitary gland; or tumor of adrenal glands (pheochromocytoma) that causes episodic or persistent rise in blood pressure.
  • Take oxymetazoline nose drops for a maximum of 7 consecutive days to avoid rebound effect and drug induced rhinitis (runny nose).
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Rhinojet Nasal Spray related warnings

Special precautions for Rhinojet Nasal Spray
No interaction found/established
Rhinojet 0.5 mg Nasal Spray may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Rhinojet 0.5 mg Nasal Spray is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
To reduce the amount of Rhinojet 0.5 mg Nasal Spray that reaches the breastmilk, remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue.
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Rhinojet Nasal Spray

Frequently asked questions about Oxymetazoline
Q. Is oxymetazolinee addictive?
Oxymetazoline treatment does not cause mental addiction. However, patients may get physically addicted such that they feel the compulsion to use oxymetazoline. Hence, it should only be used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is oxymetazoline a steroid/ antihistamine?
Oxymetazoline belongs to a class of medications called adrenergic drugs that are used as nasal decongestants. It is not a steroid or an antihistaminic
Q. Is oxymetazoline safe?
Oxymetazoline is safe, if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Does oxymetazoline cause cataract/keep you awake/ raise blood pressure/insomnia/drowsiness?
No such reports are available that confirm treatment related mentioned side effects (cataract/keep you awake/ insomnia/drowsiness). Oxymetazoline can raise blood pressure when taken with drugs like selegiline, moclobemide that are used to treat depression, and can also decrease the effect of drugs used to treat blood pressure. Hence, patients should consult doctors regarding the possible side effects and drug interactions
Q. Can I take oxymetazoline with Benadryl (diphenhydramine)/ phenylephrine/ pseudoephedrine?
Oxymetazoline should not be taken concomitantly with Benadryl (diphenhydramine) /phenylephrine/pseudoephedrine. Please consult your doctor when using concomitantly.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Rhinojet with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Rhinojet with Acyclovir
Medicines with composition Acyclovir: Alovir, Acvirax, Avir, Oveer, Acilowir, Acyclomax, Virclo, Acirax, Accrivir
Rhinojet with Famciclovir
Medicines with composition Famciclovir: Herpinil-F
Rhinojet with Valacyclovir
Medicines with composition Valacyclovir: Zimivir
Rhinojet with Ribavirin
Medicines with composition Ribavirin: Ribapro
Rhinojet with Furazolidone
Medicines with composition Furazolidone: Furon, Furachlor, Fulo
Rhinojet with Linezolid
Medicines with composition Linezolid: Lizolan, Lidoford, Mapzolide, Zenlid, Linolid, Adlid, Molzodin, Linonex, Linzomind, Linosyn
Rhinojet with Pramipexole
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex
Rhinojet with Valganciclovir
Medicines with composition Valganciclovir: Cytomega
Rhinojet with Sibutramine
Medicines with composition Sibutramine: Obewin, Welose, Beslim, SIB Trim
Rhinojet with Atomoxetine
Medicines with composition Atomoxetine: Attera

Substitutes for Rhinojet Nasal Spray

Sinarest 0.5mg Nasal Drops
Centaur Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹7.27/ml of Nasal Drops
48% costlier
Cinus 0.5mg Nasal Drops
Ciron Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹2.5/ml of Nasal Drops
save 49%
₹4.8/ml of Nasal Spray
save 2%
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