Azep is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) azelastine. On this page you will find out more about Azep, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: azelastine
Information for medicine and pack size:
Azep 0.1% nasal spray, 5 mL
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
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What this medicine is for
For the symptomatic treatment of seasonal allergic rhinitis, perennial allergic rhinitis.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Clear, colourless to almost colourless solution, in amber glass bottle fitted with a metered dose, pump, actuator & overcap.|
|Dosage Form||Spray, nasal|
|Route of administration||Nasal|
10mL: Pharmacy Medicine (Over the counter)
20mL: Pharmacy Medicine (Over the counter)
5mL: Pharmacy Medicine (Over the counter)
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Type||Aerosol - Pump Actuated Metered Dose|
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Do not Refrigerate|
|Life time||3 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
Check if you can use your medicine whilst playing sport. Search the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) database that provides information about the prohibited status of specific medications and/or the active ingredient based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.
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Azep Nasal Spray - myDr.com.au
Azep Nasal Spray - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines
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Azep Nasal Spray | myVMC
Antagonise the action of histamine at H1 receptors, reducing histamine-related vasodilation and increased capillary permeabilityAdults and children > 5years: 1 spray into each nostril twice daily
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Hay fever treatments - myDr.com.au
Antihistamines work fast and are good at treating mild symptoms of hay fever, such as sneezing and runny nose, whereas corticosteroid nasal sprays may take several days to work.
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