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Afrin vs Nasonex

Afrin
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Nasonex
Other name: Nasal Spray (Nasal Spray)
Other name: Mometasone (Mometasone)
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Method of use:
Nasal Drops
Method of use:
Nasal Drops
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OTC
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Afrin is a brand of nasal spray used to ease nasal congestion that is available over-the-counter in the USA. The generic name for this medication is Oxymetazoline hydrochloride. While useful in the short-term, 12-hour relief for sinus congestion, pr...
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Mometasone furoate (also referred to as mometasone) is a glucocorticosteroid used topically to reduce inflammation of the skin or in the airways...
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Addiction
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Withdrawal
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Apnea
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Cavity
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Dry Mouth
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Blood Clots
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Palpitations
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Tachycardia
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Paranoia
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Sneezing
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Sore Throat
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Fever
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Migraines
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Tinnitus
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Addiction
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Sleep Apnea
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Apnea
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Afrin is a brand of nasal spray used to ease nasal congestion that is available over-the-counter in the USA. The generic name for this medication is Oxymetazoline hydrochloride. While useful in the short-term, 12-hour relief for sinus congestion, pr...
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About Nasonex
Mometasone furoate (also referred to as mometasone) is a glucocorticosteroid used topically to reduce inflammation of the skin or in the airways...
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r me. I used to use the Afrin 2x a day but it didn't do...
" ...me. I used to use the Afrin 2x a day but ...didn't do anything for me. My OB finally switched me over to Nasonex which is wonderful! Once in the morning ...all day long too. Ask your OB about switching... "

use the Afrin, and my head feels great. Be honest with...
" I too was an AFRIN addict. Seems kinda silly with ...like drowning. My Doctor prescribed Nasonex several years ago. It ...no longer use the Afrin, and my head feels great. Be honest with with... "

I know that is no good and it does have the rebound effect....
" ...not a med one? I have been put on Nasonex and although it works OK it isn't the ...got hooked on using Afrin for years but I know that is no good and it does have the rebound effect. So if you could... "

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was also addicted to afrin nose spray because it was the on...
" Nasonex is good stuff. My son has that for his nasal allergies and it really helps. Now in my case I use some oral allergy meds, but still usually am a mouth-breather during the day. But at night... "

$180 bucks for that shit....OTC Afrin actually worked...
" He prescribed me Nasonex....didn't do shit.... I picked ...up my script and I almost flipped.... $180 bucks for that shit....OTC Afrin actually worked a bit... "

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vered that Afrin is addictive and I am beginning to un...
" ...that if I don't use Afrin regularly (at least once a ...then I can't even use the Nasonex. I've only recently discovered that Afrin is addictive and I am... "

went to the doctor today because it was no longer working...
" ...ago I started using Afrin every 2-3 hours, not paying attention to the directions on the label. I finally went to the doctor today because it was no longer working and I couldnt breathe ...my nose. I... "

ts really bad I also add a little AFRIN (Target brand) at ni...
" ...MUCH cheaper) and I use prescription Nasonex ($15 online coupon at nasonex.com) nightly. When it gets really bad I also add a little AFRIN (Target brand) at night... "

rally, but afrin works the best and the fastest. t...
" ...8 year old son uses Nasonex (prescription) for his allergies (he uses it at ...is all cloggly...can I use Afrin in his nose too..or ...hie something orally, but afrin works the best and the fastest.... "

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rough my nose, i used afrin or generic spray and became ho...
" nasonex Hi Eric, Thank you for ...through my nose, i used afrin or generic spray and ...hooked on it. NIGHTMARE... Doctor gave me nasonex sample and worked wonders.no pharmacy insurance, this stuff is... "

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