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Learn more about azelastine

What dosages is azelastine available in?

What dosages is azelastine available in?

azelastine is available as a 0.15% nasal spray.

What is azelastine used for?

What is azelastine used for?

azelastine is an antihistamine that is used to treat the symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis in adults and pediatric patients 5 years and older and for the treatment of the symptoms of vasomotor rhinitis in adults and adolescent patients 12 years and older.

How does azelastine work?

How does azelastine work?

azelastine is an antihistamine. It works in your nose to block histamine, a natural chemical in your body that causes runny nose, itching, and sneezing to relieve these nasal symptoms.

How do I take azelastine?

How do I take azelastine?

azelastine is typically taken as 1 or 2 sprays in each nostril twice daily.

Is it safe for me to take azelastine?

Is it safe for me to take azelastine?

iazelastine s a safe and effective treatment when used for FDA licensed indications. However, like all medications, they may give you unwanted side effects. You should always discuss potential side effects with your physician to ensure the medication is suitable and right for you.

azelastine Common Side Effects

azelastine Common Side Effects

Common side effects of azelastine include:

  • Bitter taste
  • Headache
  • Tiredness or sleepiness
  • Nasal discomfort
  • Nosebleed
azelastine Serious Side Effects

azelastine Serious Side Effects

Serious side effects are rare with azelastine.

Effects of other drugs, drug classes and over-the-counter products on azelastine

Effects of other drugs, drug classes and over-the-counter products on azelastine

The following medications may interact with azelastine:

  • Alcohol or other central nervous system depressants – This combination should be avoided because it can reduce alertness and cause excessive drowsiness
Who makes azelastine?

Who makes azelastine?

Various FDA-approved generic manufacturers

Is azelastine safe in pregnancy?

Is azelastine safe in pregnancy?

azelastine may cause harm to your unborn baby, based on animal studies. Talk with your healthcare provider about the risks of taking azelastine if you become pregnant.


What to do if you missed your azelastine dose

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