Otrivin overview

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The world’s leading range for symptoms of colds

Human beings are designed to only breathe through their noses and a healthy nose is needed to do this well. Otrivin understands this and is therefore obsessive about nasal breathing: everything we will do will aim at finding solutions to improve breathing.

The Otrivin range is clinically proven to provide rapid-acting and long-lasting relief of the most bothersome nasal symptoms of colds.1–16

Otrivin – relief from cold symptoms1–16

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Nasal symptom relief

Otrivin products relieve bothersome symptoms of colds, such as nasal congestion, rhinorrhoea, sinus pressure and pain, and sneezing, with long-lasting effects.1–16

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Long-lasting effects

Otrivin products provide long-lasting relief of nasal symptoms with up to 12 hours of protection.3-16

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Strong scientific evidence

Multiple clinical studies, published in international, peer-reviewed journals, showed the strong efficacy of Otrivin products for relieving cold symptoms.3-16

Otrivin – in-depth patient understanding

  • Nasal symptoms are the most common in colds

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    Control the most bothersome symptoms of colds

    Nasal symptoms are the most common symptoms of and colds,17,18 and includes congestion (a blocked nose), rhinorrhoea (a runny nose), sinus pressure and pain (headaches), and sneezing (blowing your nose often). The Otrivin range offers various options of clinically proven products, to relieve these symptoms.3-16

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  • Prevalence of the condition

    Are your patients experiencing allergy and cold symptoms?

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    As many as 1 in 4 people may suffer from allergic disorders in developed countries.19

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    More than 90% of the world’s population suffers from nasal symptoms due to the common cold each year.17

  • Patients’ daily lives are impacted by nasal symptoms

    Nasal symptoms impact quality of life due to:

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    Breathing difficulties

    Discomfort from obstructed breathing due to swelling and mucus.18

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    Frequent sneezing

    Inconvenience from the frequent need to blow the nose.18

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    Low quality sleep

    Reduced quality and quantity of sleep.20,21

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    Fatigue

    Daytime fatigue and poor concentration.21

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    Daily activity impairment

    Lost time from work or school.22

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The Otrivin range is specially formulated for clinically proven relief from nasal symptoms of colds1–16

Xylometazoline hydrochloride

A strong, topical, alpha-adrenergic agonist that is indicated for the relief of nasal congestion due to colds, hay fever and other allergic rhinitis, and sinusitis. It may also be used to aid drainage of secretions in affections of the paranasal sinuses.23

Ipratropium bromide

Ipratropium is an anti-cholinergic agent that reduces watery discharge from the nasal mucosa (rhinorrhoea), and lessens sneezing.5

Seawater

Hypertonic seawater (2.2% salt concentration) provides a natural, direct decongestive effect by reducing swelling via the action of osmosis, and is capable of clearing the nose of mucus-trapped bacteria, viruses and impurities.27

The isotonic seawater solution can clear excess sticky mucus and encrusted debris to cleanse and unblock the nasal passageways.28,29

The Otrivin range offers clinically proven solutions tailored to individual patient needs1–16

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Otrivin Complete Nasal Spray

For patients with nasal congestion due to colds, who need relief from nasal congestion and runniness.5-7,38

Key ingredients: Xylometazoline hydrochloride 0.05% and ipratropium bromide 0.06%).

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Otrivin Menthol Nasal Spray 0.1% 10ml

A combination of Xylometazoline and menthol to provide relief to patients with blocked noses and sinus pressure or pain.6,23,40,41

Key ingredients: Xylometazoline hydrochloride 0.1% and menthol.

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Otrivin nasal spray 0.1% 10ml

Otrivin nasal spray/drops is a fast and long-lasting nasal topical decongestant (xylometazoline), with ingredients to soothe and moisturise dry and irritated nasal passages.7,23,35,47

Key ingredients: Xylometazoline 0.1% with hypromellose and sorbitol.

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Otrivin nasal Drops 0.1% 10ml

Otrivin nasal spray/drops is a fast and long-lasting nasal topical decongestant (xylometazoline), with ingredients to soothe and moisturise dry and irritated nasal passages.7,23,35,47

Key ingredients: Xylometazoline 0.1% with hypromellose and sorbitol.

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Otrivin nasal spray 0.05% 10ml

Otrivin Child unblocks children’s noses quickly while providing additional soothing and moisturising benefits.23

Key ingredients: 0.05% xylometazoline with hypromellose and sorbitol.

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Otrivin nasal drops 0.05% 10ml

Otrivin Child unblocks children’s noses quickly while providing additional soothing and moisturising benefits.23

Key ingredients: 0.05% xylometazoline with hypromellose and sorbitol.

The Otrivin range – the world’s leading cold products

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