Each nose drop
contains millions of tiny drug capsules - created by a process invented at Aston University.
When tested on lab rats having brain cancer, the nose drop
drug reduced the weight of tumors by almost one-third, the scientists said.
Now, a team of specialists at the Royal Hospital For Sick Children in Glasgow has advised that betamethasone nose drops
should not be prescribed by GPs for more than six weeks.
1, ATC Code: H01BA02, Generic Name: Desmopressin, pharmaceutical form: Nose drops
Boffins have reported that a common local anesthetic, when administered to the nose as nose drops
or a nasal spray, travels through the main nerve in the face and collects in high concentrations in the teeth, jaw, and structures of the mouth.
Treatment of a cold is with plenty of warm fluids, paracetamol or a cold remedy from the chemist, decongestant nose drops
steam inhalations and vapour rubs.
If you have a stuffy nose, you can take nose drops
for 2 or 3 days.
STEROID nose drops
are a common treatment for children with chronically blocked noses.
A recent study found that lidocaine nose drops
brought relief within five minutes to more than half of the migraine sufferers who tried it.
Decongestant nose drops
help, but should not be used for more than a few days.
He may also recommend the use of saline nose drops
Saline (salt water) nose drops
help thin the mucus and ease the stuffiness.