Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine)
What is Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine) used for?
Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine) is an antihistamine used to treat nasal symptoms such as itchiness, sneezing, or a runny nose caused by seasonal allergies. The medication operates by blocking the effects of the natural chemicals released in response to allergens that cause these symptoms. Your physician may also prescribe it to treat other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine)?
Follow your physician's instructions for using Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine) to get the most effective results. It should be sprayed directly into the nostril. Blow your nose gently before administering the spray. Tilt your head back slightly, insert the nozzle into the nostril and administer the prescribed amount of sprays. Inhale through the nose and exhale through the mouth after administering each spray. Never adjust your dosage unless instructed to do so as this may cause unexpected health problems. Ask your physician if you have questions about using the medication to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine)?
Some patients using Arzep Nasal Spray (Azelastine) have reported experiencing side effects including:
Immediately tell your doctor if any of these symptoms become more serious or if you experience any other serious side effects such as bronchospasm, irregular heart rate, or severe diarrhea. These conditions may require reduced dosages or other adjustments to prevent further complications from occurring.
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.