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Who Should Not Take Afrin?

You should not take Afrin if you are allergic to Afrin, oxymetazoline nasal spray, or any of the inactive components used to make it. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.

Precautions and Warnings With Afrin: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Afrin should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before using the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, talk with your healthcare provider about the specific safety concerns with Afrin that may apply to you.
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