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Otrivin Menthol Nasal Spray for Blocked Nose 10mL

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Otrivin Menthol Nasal Spray for Blocked Nose 10mL


Otrivin Menthol Nasal Spray combines the freshness of menthol with the active ingredient xylometazoline hydrochloride. Xylometazoline hydrochloride helps to open up and clear nasal passages by reducing nasal congestion. It can ease nasal congestion related to a cold, hayfever or other allergic rhinitis and sinusitis.



Box Contents



  • Starts unblocking the nasal airways within 5 minutes
  • Provides up to 10 hours of relief from nasal congestionEccles, R. et al. 2008. The nasal decongestant effect of xylometazoline in the common cold. An J of Rhyno1 22, 491496, 2008.
  • Added freshness of Menthol



Before first use, remove protective cap and press applicator until an even spray is produced.
- Blow nose gently to clear.
- Insert nozzle into nostril and press applicator firmly once while sniffing deeply.
- Withdraw nozzle and release applicator.
- Repeat in other nostril.
- Wipe nozzle and replace cap.

Usage Advice

Use Otrivin for:
Fast, temporary, relief of a blocked or runny nose caused by colds, flu, sinusitis, hay fever or other allergic rhinitis.

Who can use Otrivin:
Adults and children 12 years and over. Otrivin Junior is available for children aged 6-11 years.

- Adults and children 12 years and over: 1 spray per nostril.
- Use 2-3 times daily, as necessary.
- Do not use more often than every 8-10 hours.
- Do not exceed the recommended dosage.

Safety Information

Safety Directions

Do not use:
- If under 12 years.
- If you are allergic to Xylometazoline.
- After recent operations through the nose or mouth.
- If you have narrow angle glaucoma.
- If you have inflammatory nasal dryness.

Ask your doctor before use:
- If you are pregnant or breastfeeding or trying to become pregnant.
- If you have any other medical conditions.
- If you are taking other medicines.

Important Information

Do not use if carton pack seals are missing or broken.


- Brief stinging sensation or sneezing may occur.
- Excessive use may damage lining of nose.
- If irritation occurs or if you have signs of allergy, discontinue use.


Do not give to children under 12 years of age


Keep out of reach of children.
- If congestion persists for more than 3 days, seek medical advice.
- Each pack should be used by only one person, for reasons of hygiene.
- Do not use in or around eyes.



Xylometazoline Hydrochloride 140 micrograms/spray (1 mg/mL).


Benzalkonium Chloride as a Preservative. Contains Menthol and Cineole as Fragrances

Catalogue Mandatory Statements

Catalogue Mandatory Statements

Always read the label and follow the directions for use.

Beauty Product Information

Suitable For

Blocked Noses

Packaging Information

Product Packaging


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