Health Tip: Nasal Spray Safety

(HealthDay News) -- For people who use nasal sprays to combat seasonal allergies, it's important to follow safety guidelines, says the Allergy & Asthma Network.

When using a nasal spray. you should:

  • Aim away from the center of your nose.
  • Always follow the package instructions, as brands vary.
  • Blow your nose gently before use.
  • Wipe the spray tip clean after every use.
  • Keep track of the doses used.
  • Replace the spray when instructed.
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