Use your nose drops the right way

This article illustrates the right way to use your nose drops.

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Use your nose drops the right way 

                                                                      
1Wash your hands with  soap and water before you apply the nose drop.

2Read the i nstructions on the label.

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3Blow your nose gently.​​​​
4Sit with your head tilted backwards. Alternatively you can lie down, with a pillow under the shoulder so that your head is tipped backwards.​​
5Insert application tip about 1cm in the nose. Without touching the sides of the nasal opening, squeeze the right number of drops into the nose.​​
6Remain in the same position for several minutes so that the medication can spread through nasal cavity.​​

Related: Rhinosinusitis and Allergic Rhinitis

Store this medicine correctly.             
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Store in a cool, dry place.
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Keep the medicine out of the reach of children.
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Do not keep expired medicines or medicines that are no longer needed. Discard your nose drop 30 days after opening.

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Related: Self Care and Self Medication

Log on to www.pharmacy.nhg.com.sg to
  • Fill your balance prescription (valid for NHG Polyclinics’ patients only).
  • Shop for health products.
  • Ask a question about your medication.
We are located in these polyclinics:

Ang Mo Kio Pharmacy
Blk 723 Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
#01-4136 S(560723)

Bukit Batok Pharmacy
50 Bukit Batok West Ave 3
S(659164)

Choa Chu Kang Pharmacy
2 Teck Whye Crescent
S(688846)

Clementi Pharmacy
Blk 451 Clementi Ave 3
#02-307 S(120451)

Hougang Pharmacy
89 Hougang Ave 4
S(538829)

Jurong Pharmacy
190 Jurong East Ave 1
S(609788)

Toa Payoh Pharmacy
2003 Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
S(319260)

Woodlands Pharmacy
10 Woodlands Street 31
S(738579)

Yishun Pharmacy
30A Yishun Central 1
S(768796)

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For enquiries, please contact Call Centre at 6355 3000.
PH012-003-EC-0316-V2



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