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Posted 10 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
I have been addicted to Afrin for years. Over the last few months I do experience severe burning in my nose when I use it. I am also using flonase. And, what is particularly bothersome is I smell smoke all the time when there is no smoke nearby. I am also having some burning in the back of my ...
Posted 5 days ago by • 0 answers
I made this mistake of taking Afrin for longer than necessary, for about a month. I started to experience anxiety and panic attacks. I stopped taking about 7 days ago, but I stil have anxiety, everything feels off. It’s hard to grasp reality and I feel like I’m in a dream. And it hard ...
Posted 3 Apr 2018 by • 0 answers
I have a collapsed nasal cavity when sleeping due to lack of sufficient cartilage after several massive sinus surgeries. During middle of night I awaken with nose plugged. ONLY drug that has EVER worked for me is Afrin. I know about the stated rebound effects, but a prior Allergy Dr. said that QNSL ...
Posted 29 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
the nurse for my ear nose and throat dr, gave me Afrin nasal spray in each nostril. When I realized it was not a brand new bottle(after the fact). She said she wipes it off with alcohol and let's it sit. Is the a normal procedure? Is it possible for disease to spread?
Posted 28 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I used it for the first time this morning and it didn't last 10-12hrs. Would it be ok to use it 3-4times per day if i only use it for 2-3days?
Posted 11 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I used afrin one time (two sprays each nostril) and have lost my sense of smell. This was 3 days ago and I still can't smell a thing! There have been many reports about this from other users, why isn't this being warned about to consumers?
Posted 31 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 30 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
... highest in 7 years. The vet gave them Benedryl but no relief. Some websites recomend Afrin. Is it safe?
Posted 23 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
My 17 year old has been using Afrin ( recommended by her ENT) for only a day and a half and has developed a swollen bottom lip and numbness in half her face...
Posted 3 Jan 2015 by • 2 answers
Posted 13 Jan 2013 by • 1 answer
How long do you have to wait before you can use Afrin again after you use it for 3 days? I need to use it again and it's already been 4 days. When can a person start using it again?
Posted 16 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
... engineer with 40 years experience and I can tell you that is the worse design I have ever seen. I bought a 3 pack at Costco and i couldn't open any; returned and bough another 3 pack with no success. Then I bought something similar in the local pharmacy and using hammer and knife I was ...
Posted 2 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 19 Dec 2015 by • 0 answers
I LOVE Afrin but I have a COMPLAINT. The NEW caps that have been invented have NO PURPOSE that I can see. They are VERY, VERY hard to open. People like me that need to use Afrin need to use it RIGHT AWAY and don't want to destroy their fingers trying to OPEN the bottle. I HATE HATE HATE the ...
Posted 24 Oct 2014 by • 1 answer
I take Accupril for Hypertension. Can I use Afrin occasionally while taking this medication safely?