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Is it safe to use nasivion nasal drops?

I get left side stuffy nose in late evening and sometimes in thee morning. I am using nasivion nasal drops for last few months. I do not have cold though. Can I use the nasivion like this?twice a day? Any other solutions. I tried using Saline nasal drops but it does not help.
Mon, 12 Jan 2015
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Hi..
Welcome to healthcare magic...
Nasivion is nasal decongestant it should not be used continuously for more than 7 days..as it will lead to more congestion and nasal blockage...this is called as rhinitis medicamentosa...so stop using nasovion and write your complete symptom history to healthcare magic and find better long term solution ...we are happy to help you...

Dr Paparaja S MBBS MS
CONSULTANT ENT SURGEON
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