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Astelin

Astelin



USES: This antihistamine medication is used to relieve symptoms related to seasonal allergies.

 
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Astelin

Uses
This antihistamine medication is used to relieve symptoms related to seasonal allergies.
Notes
  • Do not share this medication with anyone else.

Storage
  • Store at controlled room temperature between 68 and 77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from sunlight and moisture.
  • Protect from freezing.
  • Keep the bottle upright with the pump tightly closed.


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Astelin (azelastine nasal) 137 mcg/
Astelin (azelastine nasal) 137 mcg/

How To Use
  • HOW TO USE THIS MEDICATION: Use exactly as directed in the illustrated instruction sheet within the package and follow directions on the prescription label.
  • Alternate nostrils when giving yourself the medicine.
  • The medicine usually begins working within 3 hours of use.

Side Effects
  • Generally the medication is well tolerated.
  • Bitter taste, headache and drowsiness have occurred, as well as nasal burning, sneezing, and dry mouth.
  • If these continue or are bothersome, notify your doctor.
  • Very unlikely but report palpitations, chest pain, anxiety, mental/mood changes, diarrhea, numbness and tingling of hands or feet, change in sense of smell, vision problems, inability to urinate, weight gain or muscle pain.
  • An allergic reaction to this drug is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs.
  • Symptoms of an allergic reaction include rash, itching, swelling, dizziness or trouble breathing.
  • If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Before using this drug, tell your doctor of any allergies, kidney, heart or liver disease, or high blood pressure.
  • This medication should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy.
  • Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
  • It is not known whether this drug is excreted into human milk.
  • Discuss the risks of breast-feeding with your doctor.
  • Alcohol may intensify any drowsiness effect from this drug.

Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember.
  • If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not "double-up" the dose to catch up.

Drug Interactions
  • Tell your doctor of all nonprescription or prescription medication you may take, especially cimetidine, sleep medicines, sedatives, tranquilizers, drugs for anxiety, narcotic pain relievers, antidepressants, other psychiatric drugs (e.g., chlorpromazine, haloperidol) or other antihistamines.
  • Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

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User Medicine Opinions for Astelin
Overall:1 out of 5
Low adverse Reactions3 out of 5
Healing Power:5 out of 5
No dependency problems:5 out of 5
Cost-Benefit:4 out of 5
Sex: F
Age: 51
Location: San Antonio, TX
Time Taken: 3-4 days

Reason: Allergies of all sorts in Central TX Date: 15 April 2010
Side Effects
Horrible taste, no positive effects noted. I do have a sore throat, can this be possibly due to using Astelin as another reviewer noted?

Additional Thoughts
Taste so bad and that lasts for hours after dosage. I will go back to Flonase.

Overall:1 out of 5
Low adverse Reactions4 out of 5
Healing Power:4 out of 5
No dependency problems:4 out of 5
Cost-Benefit:4 out of 5
Sex: M
Age: 46
Time Taken: 18 months

Reason: Non-specific allergic rhinitis Date: 26 June 2009
Side Effects
Loss of sense of smell (permanent) Cardiac arrhythmia (permanent)

Additional Thoughts
Did very little for the rhinitis, but wrecked my heart and nose.

Overall:5 out of 5
Low adverse Reactions3 out of 5
Healing Power:4 out of 5
No dependency problems:4 out of 5
Cost-Benefit:4 out of 5
Sex: F
Age: 58
Location: OR
Time Taken: 10 Mo. days

Reason: Environmental Irritants Date: 13 June 2009
Side Effects
None

Additional Thoughts
Most wonderful product. When you are in the public and perfumes and colognes are Issues along with Diesel fumes, etc. it sure makes a difference when you can breathe and not have to be sneezing your head off. The only problem I have with this medication is the cost. Virtually prohibitive on a limited income without insurance.

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