Frequently asked questions

  • What is the difference between sea water products and Olyfrin?

    Sea water products are used for nasal cavity rinsing and for preventive nasal hygiene. But they do not provide a long-lasting moisturizing effect. Olyfrin provides long-lasting and even moisturizing of the nasal mucosa and protects it when you use nasal decongestants. To rinse a nasal cavity, use one of LinAqua sea water products and then use Olyfrin for moisturizing.
  • Can Olyfrin be used with nasal decongestants?

    Yes. Nasal decongestants can dry out the nasal mucosa and even lead to atrophic rhinitis. Common symptoms of dry nasal mucosa are itching, burning, irritation and increased crusting. Olyfrin will help to protect the nasal mucosa. The active components of the spray provide long-lasting moisturizing. They have anti-inflammatory and antiseptic effects. Also promote healing of the nasal mucosa.
  • I have a runny nose. Should I use Olyfrin?

    If you use nasal decongestants to treat a runny nose, take Olyfrin to protect the nasal mucosa from possible side effects. Nasal decongestants may cause itching, burning and atrophy development.
  • Can I use Olyfrin for my five years old child?

    Yes, Olyfrin is suitable for the whole family, adults and children starting from 3 years old.
  • How often should I use Olyfrin?

    Make 1-2 sprays into each nostril 1-3 times a day or as needed. The duration and frequency of Olyfrin usage are not limited.
  • Me and my child are using Olyfrin. Should the dosages be different?

    The recommended dosages for adults and children are the same. Special bottle construction ensures that you get the same dose every time you push it.
  • Are there any contraindications to using Olyfrin?

    Due to the Olyfrin composition any contraindications are highly unlikely. Contraindications are individual intolerance to the components of the solution and complete obstruction of the nasal passages. Always follow instructions and doctors’ recommendations.
  • Can I use Olyfrin while pregnant or breast-feeding?

    Yes, Olyfrin is completely safe to use with these conditions. Also, Olyfrin is considered a safe alternative to nasal decongestants for treating nasal congestion while pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Am I likely to experience addiction from using Olyfrin?

    Olyfrin contains natural components therefore it does not cause addiction unlike nasal decongestants.
Olyphrin, nasal spray, 15 ml