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4-Way Moisturizing Relief Side Effects

Generic Name: xylometazoline nasal

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of xylometazoline nasal. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name 4-Way Moisturizing Relief.

Applies to xylometazoline nasal: nasal solution, nasal spray

In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by xylometazoline nasal (the active ingredient contained in 4-Way Moisturizing Relief). In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.

Severity: Moderate

If any of the following side effects occur while taking xylometazoline nasal, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:

Symptoms of too much medicine being absorbed into the body
  • Blurred vision
  • dizziness
  • headache or light-headedness
  • hives
  • nausea
  • nervousness
  • pounding, irregular, or fast heartbeat
  • rash
  • shortness of breath
  • swelling of eyelids, face, or lips
  • troubled breathing
  • trouble in sleeping
  • wheezing
  • Increase in runny or stuffy nose

Severity: Minor

Some of the side effects that can occur with xylometazoline nasal may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:

  • Burning, dryness, or stinging of inside of nose
  • discharge of fluid from the nose
  • sneezing

Not all side effects for 4-Way Moisturizing Relief may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

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