Asterisk spray and nasal drops: manual

How to use Asterisk from the cold?

Asterisk — healing drug, which since ancient times is very popular and is used in folk medicine as an adjuvant for the treatment of rhinitis and colds. Asterisk does not contain chemical additives and is entirely composed of medicinal, natural ingredients.

Currently Asterisk is available as balm, ointment, patch, nasal drops and nasal spray. To treat runny nose (rhinitis) is used in combination with other medicines.

The description of the drug

The composition of this formulation includes only natural oils of clove, eucalyptus, mint, camphor, menthol and AIDS — petroleum jelly, beeswax. The asterisk is analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antiviral and antiseptic drug. Healing oils have antimicrobial, abstracting actions on the human body during colds and runny nose.

For the treatment of rhinitis produced a tool in two options: in the form of nasal drops and spray from the effective drugs of the «Golden star».

Indications and contraindications

Thanks to its natural composition drug the Asterisk is not toxic and is totally safe to use. Carefully selected composition of essential oils has on the human body harmful actions. Used to treat colds, headache and toothache, and also for various kind of rhinitis, and sinusitis.

There is a small disadvantage — possible allergic reaction to any ingredient of its composition. Therefore, pregnant women, lactating mothers and children under six years of age to use Asterisk is not recommended.

The drug should be used with caution with heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes and other diseases, a detailed list of which is defined in the instructions.

Drops in the nose Sprocket: instructions for use

Drops for the nose Sprocket when cold help relieve swelling and alleviate heavy breathing of the patient. One of the major components of medication is the active ingredient — Xylometazoline, which promotes vasoconstriction of mucosal layers of the nose. The drug is well prevents edema and restores breathing. To operate the tool starts already after 2-3 minutes, the effect lasts for 3-4 hours.

Before you drip the drops in the nose, it is necessary to blow his nose.

To the drug is uniformly distributed throughout the nasal mucosa, it is necessary to slightly tip the head back slightly and alternately to drip it into each nostril.

Then hold two fingers on the nasal passages and hold for 10 seconds.

The dosage depends on the age of the patient:

  • children from 6 to 12 years need to drip one drop in the other nostril, but not more than two times a day;
  • children over 12 years — 2 drops;
  • adults — 3 drops in each nostril, but not more than three times a day.

Drops cannot be used more than 7 days, as it may have addictive components of the drug. Usually this period passes.

Spray nasal Asterisk: manual

Spray, as drops, is used in various diseases associated with a stuffy nose: runny nose (rhinitis), sinusitis, otitis. He as well as nasal drops provides effective action: constricts blood vessels in the mucosa of the nasal passages and relieves nasal congestion by restoring breathing.

Before using the tool, it is necessary to free the nasal passages of accumulated fluid, that is, how should I blow my nose.

Then you insert the pipette into the nose, keeping the head horizontally, and spritz the desired number of times according to the instructions.

After pinch the nose with two fingers and hold for 10 seconds. The dispenser allows you to evenly distribute the medication across the nasal mucosa. Course of treatment to pursue 5-7 days.

When using the spray for the nose Sprocket it is recommended to keep dosages:

  • children from 6 to 12 years to plicate once in each nostril, but not more than two times a day;
  • children over 12 and adults — two times in each nostril, but not more than three times a day.

Side effects

With prolonged use of medicines Asterisk possible side effects:

  • vomiting, nausea;
  • headaches, dizziness;
  • pain in the nasal mucosa;
  • sneezing;
  • insomnia.


For more effective treatment of rhinitis can complement it with the use of balm Asterisk from this series of drugs. They smear the wings of the nose and above the upper lip. Along with the air oil fumes get into the nasal mucosa, thereby promoting respiration.

Drugs from the «Golden star» are a great help to fight the viral infection and help the human body time to cope with pathology. However, before starting any treatment, you should consult with your doctor.

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