oxymetazoline


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oxymetazoline

 [ok″se-mĕ-taz´o-lēn]
a vasoconstrictor used topically as the hydrochloride salt in nasal congestion and conjunctival congestion.

oxymetazoline

(ŏk′sē-mĭ-tăz′ə-lēn′, -mĕt′ə-zō-)
n.
A vasoconstricting drug, C16H24N2O, that is used topically in the form of its hydrochloride salt to reduce nasal congestion.

fracidin

An antifungal agent isolated from Streptomyces fradiae.
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Oxymetazoline hydrochloride 0.05% is administered as 1 spray per nostril, twice daily, starting 30 min prior to the first dose of TNG and repeated at 12h.
Zoe Diana Draelos, M.D., from Dermatology Consulting Services in High Point, Tenn., and colleagues examined the long-term safety (one year) and efficacy of oxymetazoline cream 1.0 percent in 440 patients with rosacea with moderate-to-severe persistent facial erythema.
Medicated nasal sprays, meanwhile, contain active ingredients such as oxymetazoline hydrochloride or fluticasone propionate which is a well-established cause of "rebound effect" in which the more of it a person uses the more one needs to use in order to get the same effect.
Standard monitors were applied and each nare was premedicated with two sprays of oxymetazoline in the sitting position.
Bleeding was controlled with topical oxymetazoline. The patient was awakened in the operating room and was transferred to the intensive care unit (ICU) where she was administered IV dexamethasone 0.25mg/kg every 8 hours for 3 doses.
A new tympanostomy tube was placed in the right ear and ciprofloxacin/dexamethasone and oxymetazoline drops were applied bilaterally.
The steps for the Double Barrel Technique include (1) decongest the nose with oxymetazoline (if the patient did not undergo inferior turbinoplasty surgery), (2) place a layer of mupirocin ointment on the nasal trumpets, (3) place the longer nasal trumpet into the nostril in which there is more space available based on inferior turbinate size and presence of a nasal septal deviation, (4) place the smaller nasal trumpet into the nostril in which there is less space available, and (5) keep the nasal trumpets in place until the patient is in the postanesthesia care unit (PACU) and is alert enough to request the removal of the nasal trumpets, at which point they can be removed by sliding them out.
We applied oxymetazoline hydrochloride two or three times in each nostril.
Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN), an Ireland-based pharmaceutical company, has announced that Allure magazine has awarded the 2017 Best of Beauty Breakthrough Award to three of the company's products: Juvaderm Volbella(R) XC, Rhofade(R) (oxymetazoline HCl) cream 1%, and SkinMedica(R) Lytera 2.0 Pigment Correcting Serum.
[Figure 2] showed the weekly symptom relief medication score, which was calculated by one tablet loratadine equating to one point and two sprays per nostril of oxymetazoline equaled one point also and the decreased spector sneezing score, one of the symptoms severity primary outcomes, from baseline till follow-up.
NASAL SPRAY Many contain the decongestant oxymetazoline, which is effective at clearing the nose when the sinuses become swollen during a bout of hay fever.
Current recommendations include 2% lignocaine jelly, nebulisation with 4% lignocaine, atomised 4% lignocaine nasal spray, 4% lignocaine and oxymetazoline atomised nasal spray and oxymetazoline nasal spray.