Xylometazoline nasal Side Effects
Applies to xylometazoline nasal: nasal spray
Follow all directions on your medicine label and package. Tell each of your healthcare providers about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use.
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Although the risk of serious side effects is low when xylometazoline is used in the nose, side effects can occur if the medicine is absorbed into your bloodstream.
Stop using this medicine and call your doctor at once if you have:
headache, dizziness, nervousness;
fast or pounding heartbeats;
a light-headed feeling, like you might pass out;
wheezing, feeling short of breath; or
Common side effects may include:
dryness, burning, or stinging inside your nose;
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Nov 8, 2020.
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