Oxynex 0.05% is a medicine used to treat nasal congestion (blocked nose) caused by the common cold or flu, hay fever and other allergies. It shrinks blo... View More
Uses of Oxynex 0.05%
Side effects of Oxynex 0.05%
How to use Oxynex 0.05%
Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Tilt your head as far back as possible and hold th... View More
How Oxynex 0.05% works
Oxynex 0.05% is a nasal decongestant. It works by narrowing the small blood vessels in the inner surface of the nose. This provides temporary relief fro... View More
Sinusitis, Hay fever, Common cold, Acute or chronic rhinitis, Nasal congestion
Nasal Nasal congestion Adult: Instil 2-3 drops or sprays in each nostril twice daily for 3-5 days.
Nasal Nasal congestion Child: <6 years: Safety and efficacy not established Child: >6 yr: Instil 2-3 drops or sprays in each nostril twice daily for... View More
Contraindicated in patients hypersensitive to Oxymetazoine Hydrochloride.
Mode of Action
Oxymetazoline is a direct-acting sympathomimetic which has vasoconstrictor effect on mucosal blood vessels when applied topically and in turn reduces oe... View More
Prolonged use may result in rebound congestion. Since oxymetazoline has systemic adverse effects, it should be used with caution in patients with hyper... View More
Local stinging or burning, sneezing, dryness of mouth and throat. Prolonged or frequent use may cause rebound congestion. Headache, insomnia, tachycardi... View More
Potentially Fatal: Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs.