Nazivin Sensitiv is children's

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The description is actual on 18.04.2016

  • Latin name: Nasivin Sansitive
  • ATH code: R01AA05
  • Active ingredient: Oxymetazoline (Oxymetazoline)
  • Producer: Ursapharm Arzneimittel GmbH (Germany), Pharmaster (France)


  • Nazivin Sensitiv in the form of drops for children contains in 1 ml of means 100 mkg of a hydrochloride of oxymetazoline. Additional substances: monohydrate of citric acid, glitserol 85%, water, sodium citrate dihydrate.
  • Nazivin Sensitiv in the form of spray for children contains in 1 ml of means 250 mkg of a hydrochloride of oxymetazoline. One dose includes 11.25 mkg of a hydrochloride of oxymetazoline. Additional substances: monohydrate of citric acid, glitserol 85%, water, sodium citrate dihydrate.

Release form

  • Drops in a nose of 0,01% are a transparent solution of pale yellow color, 5 ml of solution in a polyethylene bottle with the doser, one bottle in a box of paper.
  • Spray nasal 10 ml of solution (includes 220 doses) in a polyethylene bottle with the doser represent transparent solution of pale yellow color, one bottle in a box of paper.

Note: in numerous descriptions and references of these medicines on the Internet it is possible to meet such names as "children's Nazivin", "Nazivin by baby", "Nazivin for babies", "Nazivin for children about one year". Officially drugs with such names do not exist. Both described drug forms fall under the first name: the spray used at children, 1-6 years and the drops used at children about one year. And to other listed names, including "Nazivin for babies", "Nazivin for children about one year", corresponds only drug in the form of drops.

Pharmacological action

Antikongestivny, alpha adrenomimeticheskoye action.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics


Local vasoconstrictive drug. At hit considerably reduces its puffiness and volume of allocations from a nose by the inflamed mucous nasal cavities. Normalizes nasal breath. Reduction of hypostasis mucous nasal cavities helps recovery of ventilation of adnexal bosoms and spaces of a middle ear that reduces probability of infectious complications (sinusitis, antritis, average otitis). At local intranasal use in medical concentration does not cause a hyperemia and irritation of mucous.

At intranasal local use oxymetazoline has no systemic action.


Active agent begins to work 1-2 minutes. Duration of effect of drug reaches 12 hours. Time of semi-removal of oxymetazoline at topical administration in a nasal cavity makes 34-36 hours. About 2.1% of a dose are evacuated with urine, 1.1% – with a stake.

Indications to use

  • the diseases of catarrhal character or infection of upper parts of respiratory ways of the virus nature which are followed by cold;
  • sinusitis;
  • rhinitis regardless of an etiology;
  • eustachitis;
  • it is used before diagnostic procedures in the nasal courses for elimination of hypostasis;
  • average otitis.


  • closed-angle glaucoma;
  • supersensitivity to medicine components;
  • atrophic rhinitis;
  • age less than 1 year (for all forms of production of drug except Nazivin Sensitiv in the form of drops);
  • age less than 6 years (for drug in the form of spray a dosage of 500 mkg/ml).

It is necessary to appoint with care drug with the increased intraocular pressure, arterial hypertension, heart failure or a renal failure of chronic type, stenocardia, a pheochromocytoma, the expressed atherosclerosis, arrhythmia, a prostate hyperplasia with ischuria signs, a diabetes mellitus, a hyperthyroidism, and also at the persons accepting MAO inhibitors for 2 last weeks (and 2 more weeks after the termination of their reception), Bromocriptinum, tricyclic antidepressants.

Side effects

  • Local reactions: sneezing, burning mucous a nose, a vision disorder at accidental hit in eyes, dryness mucous a nose, feeling of a congestion (reactive hyperemia) after disappearance of effect of drug use. Long continuous use of vasoconstrictors is capable to lead to an atrophy mucous nasal cavities, tachyphylaxes, to repeated hypostasis mucous nasal cavities (rhinitis of a medicamentous etiology).
  • Reactions from the blood circulatory system: increase in a blood pressure, tachycardia, feeling of heartbeat.
  • Reactions from nervous activity: dizziness, sleep disorder, headache, feeling of alarm, sleeplessness, irritability.
  • Other reactions: dieback, nausea.

The instruction on children's Nazivin Sensitiv (A way and a dosage)

All described forms of production of drug are applied intranazalno.

The instruction on drops for children (Nazivin of baby)

Age of use of drug in the form of drops children's Nazivin – about one year.

To children 4 weeks are younger it is recommended to accept on 1 drop of means in each nostril up to three times a day. To children since fifth week of life and finishing with 12-month age appoint to dig in 1-2 drops of medicine in each nostril to three times a day.

1 drop of drug of this form of release includes 2,8 mkg of a hydrochloride of oxymetazoline. Before use a bottle it is necessary to turn and dig means, having thrown back the head of the sick child.

Efficiency and the following use is also proved: apply 1-2 drops on vatu Nazivin Sensitiv (depending on age of the patient) and wipe each nasal course from within.

In a sovetuyemy dose without appointment of the doctor medicine can be applied about one week. If symptoms of a disease amplify or within 3 days improvement signs are not observed, then it is necessary to see a doctor. In the doses exceeding sovetuyemy drug it is authorized to use only under supervision of the attending physician.

Application instruction of children's spray

One spraying of 45 mkl includes 11.25 mkg of a hydrochloride of oxymetazoline.

Spray / a dose is applied by a dosage of 11.25 mkg at children of 1-6 years: make spraying of 1 dose of means in everyone nasal to the course to three times a day. Drug is used within 5-7 days. It is repeatedly possible to appoint drug only in several days.


Overdose signs: oppression of nervous activity, nausea, tachycardia, increase in pressure.

Overdose treatment: symptomatic therapy.


Medicine slows down absorption of mestnoanesteziruyushchy means, increases duration of their action.

When using Nazivin Sensitiv for 2 weeks before use of MAO inhibitors and for 2 weeks after completion of their use, and also against therapy by the tricyclic antidepressants or other drugs provoking increase of a blood pressure is observed noticeable increase in a blood pressure.

Co-administration of other vasoconstrictors increases risk of emergence of side reactions.

Terms of sale

Without recipe

Storage conditions

To protect from children. To store at a temperature up to 30 °C.

Period of validity

Three years.

Special instructions

It is necessary to avoid hit of this means in eyes.

Consults to use drug individually to avoid distribution of a viral or bacterial infection.

After long use of the drugs from cold including oxymetazoline in high doses it is impossible to exclude emergence of effects on cardiovascular and nervous activity. In these cases patients have to be careful at management of motor transport.


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Section: From cold
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Education: Graduated from the Vitebsk state medical university majoring in "Surgery". At university headed Council of students' scientific society. Professional development in 2010 - in "Oncology" and in 2011 - in "A mammology, visual forms of oncology".

Experience: Work in an all-medical network 3 years the surgeon (The Vitebsk hospital of an emergency medical service, Lioznensky TsRB) and in combination the regional oncologist and the traumatologist. Work farm the representative within a year in the Rubicon company.

Provided 3 improvement suggestions on the subject "Optimization of an Antibioticotherapia depending on Species Composition of Microflora", 2 works took prizes in a republican competition review of student's scientific works (1 and 3 categories).
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