Common Cold Signs & Nasal Congestion Treatment Inhaler Solution
Signs of common cold, cough and nasal congestion
|Dosage form||Inhaler solution - 60 ml|
Pour one teaspoonful of Eucalyptus inhaler in a container filled with hot water (not boiling), breath over the vapour for 5-10 minutes with eyes closed. Repeat several times during the day.
|Pharmacology and Mechanism of Action||
Eucalyptus inhaler has anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and expectorant effect. The antibacterial effect of Eucalyptus inhaler is on gram positive bacteria, especially Bacillus subtilis, and Micrococcus glutamis. Quercetin and hyperoside in Eucalyptus may be effective in cases of influenza type A.
|Contraindications||Children less than two years old, high fever, continuous cough and patients with respiratory treat bleeding.|
|Adverse Effects||Thymol in Eucalyptus inhaler may irritate the mucus membrane.|