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ASTEPRO
Rhinitis/rhinorrhea (intranasal products)
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Drug Name:

ASTEPRO Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Azelastine HCl 0.15% (205.5mcg/spray;) aqueous nasal spray; contains benzalkonium chloride.

Company:
Meda Pharmaceuticals

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for ASTEPRO:

Seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis.

Adult:

Seasonal: 1 or 2 sprays in each nostril twice daily or 2 sprays in each nostril once daily. Perennial: 2 sprays in each nostril twice daily.

Children:

<6yrs: see full labeling. Seasonal or perennial (6–11yrs): 1 spray in each nostril twice daily.

Warnings/Precautions:

Avoid eyes, mouth. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Pharmacological Class:

Antihistamine.

Interactions:

Potentiates CNS depression with alcohol, other CNS depressants. Caution with other antihistamines.

Adverse Reactions:

Bitter taste, nasal discomfort, epistaxis, headache, fatigue, somnolence, sneezing.

How Supplied:

Spray—30mL (200 sprays)

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