Afrin Nasal

Afrin Nasal spray treats nasal congestion. It should not be used for more than 3 days in a row as this may cause your congestion to become worse.

Afrin Nasal Overview


Afrin Nasal spray is an over the counter medication used to treat nasal congestion. Afrin Nasal spray belongs to a group of drugs called nasal decongestants. These work by relieving the nasal congestion associated with allergies, the common cold, or sinusitis.

This medication comes in a nasal spray form and is used twice a day for no more than 3 days. 

Common side effects of Afrin Nasal spray include dryness of the nasal passages, irritation of the nostrils, and sneezing. 

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