Oxymetazoline vs Xylometazoline

Oxymetazoline
Xylometazoline
Other name: Afrin Afrin
Other name: Otrivin Otrivin
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Congestion
3.8
Concern level
2.7
Concern level
2.7
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Congestion*
Nasal Congestion*
Runny Nose*
Flu*
* Off label
Method of use:
Eye Drops, Nasal Drops
Method of use:
Nasal Drops
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Oxymetazoline is a selective alpha-1 agonist and partial alpha-2 agonist topical decongestant, used in the form of Oxymetazoline hydrochloride, in products such as Afrin (nasal spray), Dristan, Nasivin, Logicin, Vicks Sinex, Visine L.R., Sudafed OM, and ...
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Xylometazoline (also known as xylomethazoline) is a drug which is used as a topical nasal decongestant. It is applied directly into the human nose, either as a spray or as drops.Xylometazoline is marketed under many brand names (see below), with the typi...
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Addiction
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3
Trauma
1
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1
Tachycardia
1
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1
Euphoria
1
Vomiting
1
Feeling Hyper
1
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Addiction
7
Bleeding
6
Ear Infection
2
Blood Clots
2
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1
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1
Tachycardia
1
Trauma
1
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About Oxymetazoline
Oxymetazoline is a selective alpha-1 agonist and partial alpha-2 agonist topical decongestant, used in the form of Oxymetazoline hydrochloride, in products such as Afrin (nasal spray), Dristan, Nasivin, Logicin, Vicks Sinex, Visine L.R., Sudafed OM, and ...
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About Xylometazoline
Xylometazoline (also known as xylomethazoline) is a drug which is used as a topical nasal decongestant. It is applied directly into the human nose, either as a spray or as drops.Xylometazoline is marketed under many brand names (see below), with the typi...
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