How does Astelin work?
Astelin works by blocking the release of certain chemicals in the body that cause inflammation, such as histamine, which leads to the symptoms of allergic rhinitis.
Who can use Astelin?
Astelin is a prescription medication and should be used under the guidance of a healthcare professional. It is generally used by adults and children over the age of 5.
Are there any side effects of Astelin?
Common side effects of Astelin include bitter taste, headache, and nosebleeds. In rare cases, more serious side effects such as an allergic reaction may occur.
How should Astelin be stored?
Astelin should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. It should also be kept out of the reach of children.
What type of allergies can Astelin treat?
Astelin can treat symptoms of both seasonal and year-round allergic rhinitis, such as nasal congestion, runny nose, and sneezing.
How long does it take for Astelin to start working?
Astelin usually starts working within a few hours of use, but it may take up to a week for full effectiveness.
Can Astelin be used with other allergy medications?
Astelin can be used in combination with other allergy medications, but it is important to consult with a healthcare professional before doing so.
Can Astelin be used for children?
Astelin is recommended for use in children over the age of 5, and it should be used under the guidance of a healthcare professional.