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How to use

Instructions for use

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See how to properly use Nasacort Allergy 24HRTM

Steps to get a new bottle ready for use (primed)

Before first use, a new bottle must be primed.

  • Showing how to properly remove cap 1.Remove cap.
  • 2.Shake the bottle gently before use.
  • 3.Hold the bottle upright. Point the spray away from you while doing this. Press and release spray nozzle until a fine mist is produced, taking care not to spray into eyes or face. If you get the spray in your eyes, rinse well with water.
  • 4.The spray is now ready to use.

Use instructions

  • 1.Blow nose gently to clear nostrils.
  • 2.Remove cap, then shake the bottle gently.
  • Showing how to hold the bottle 3.Hold the bottle with thumb under bottle and spray nozzle between your fingers.
  • Showing how to close one nostril 4.Close off one nostril with your finger.
  • Showing how to properly aim 5.Aim nozzle toward back of nose.DO NOT spray toward nasal septum (the wall between the 2 nostrils). Showing how to badly aim
  • 6.While sniffing gently, spray.
  • 7.Repeat steps “4” through “6” for the other nostril.
  • 8.After using the nasal spray, wipe nozzle with a tissue and replace cap.

If the pump does not spray properly, the nozzle may be blocked

Showing how to no clean properly

Never try to unblock nozzle or enlarge the tiny spray hole with a pin or other sharp objects. This is because it can stop the spray from working.

Clean the nozzle as shown below.

Cleaning instructions

  • Show how to remove cap 1.Remove the cap.
  • 2.Gently pull off the spray nozzle away from bottle.
  • Show how to rinse cap 3.Rinse SPRAY NOZZLE ONLY under warm water.
  • 4.Shake or tap to remove any water that is left.
  • 5.Re-attach spray nozzle to bottle.
  • 6.Press and release spray nozzle until a fine spray is produced, taking care not to spray in your eyes or face. If you get the spray in your eyes, rinse well with water.
  • 7.Replace the cap over the nozzle.