Oxymetazoline is taken for: Congestion Allergies

Oxymetazoline

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Method of use: Eye Drops, Nasal Drops
Prescribing mode: OTC
Oxymetazoline is a selective alpha-1 agonist and partial alpha-2 agonist topical decongestant, used in the form of Oxymetazoline hydro...
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Does Oxymetazoline cause Addiction ?

#1 in Oxymetazoline discussions - 69 posts discuss Addiction with Oxymetazoline. Addiction is #1 concern in Oxymetazoline discussions.
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sure* that oxymetazoline is the most addictive drug because...
" ...I guess I really can't say *for sure* that oxymetazoline is the most addictive drug because I have no basis for how it ...or 3 of some nasal spray... better yet put the coke... "

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sure* that oxymetazoline is the most addictive drug because...
" ...what it's worth, I've never had coke... so I guess I really can't say *for sure* that oxymetazoline is the most addictive drug because I have no basis for how it compares it to... "

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me to rehabb becuz im addicted to oxymetazoline, wat shud i...
" ...rehabb becuz im addicted to oxymetazoline, wat shud... "

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these sprays were until then and resolved never to use them....
" ...damaging. Afrin has oxymetazoline so going to guess there is not much difference in it I did not realise how dangerous these sprays were until then and resolved never to use them. I wish you... "

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or Levomethamphetamine inhalers) because of their addicti...
" ...can't use vasoconstrictors (e.g., Oxymetazoline sprays or Levomethamphetamine inhalers) because of their addictive nature and menthol/camphor-based ...great for me is OTC Pseudoephedrine pills, ... "

Block but if i use Oxymetazoline drops once in a while......
" ...but if i use Oxymetazoline drops once in a ...that using it for a long time causes addiction or reliant on the ...as Gastritis..... (Also i had previously treated for mild Duodenal ulcer and ... "

or oxymetazoline that can cause \"addiction\" when...
" ...clear, it's the nasal sprays that contain phenylephrine or oxymetazoline that can cause \"addiction\" when used for too long, though the term usually... "

from overuse I have been addicted for almost 30 years...
" ...from overuse I have been addicted for almost 30 years to oxymetazoline. I can use NeoSynephrine too. Anyway, I have a cold now and my nose... "

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gone and got myself addicted to oxy. Well, oxymetazoline,...
" I'm a trifle annoyed that I've gone and got myself addicted to oxy. Well, oxymetazoline, to be exact. It's an inexpensive off-the-shelf nasal decongestant that cures a bunged... "

oxymetazoline for years now, it was fine at first and work...
" ...but here is my story... I have been addicted for oxymetazoline for years now, it was fine at first and worked perfectly, but ...suggest something simpler. Take a left over nasal spray and... "

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