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... Replace the afrin with saline solution nasal spray... ... (8 replies)
... I have been using Afrin regularly for about 9 months. I started using it because it openend my nasal passages wide and helped me to sing better. ... (13 replies)
... Hello all! I saw that there are many people that were in the same situation I was. I have been using Afrin for about 3 months for my allergies. During the last few days I have been getting some nasty side effects from it. ... (12 replies)

Afrin Addiction
Feb 25, 2001
... Can someone give me some suggestions to help quit using Afrin. ... (14 replies)
... law also became addicted to Afrin. Started with a bad cold and somehow he was still using it a year later. ... (8 replies)
... What I found as the best thing for a Afrin Addiction is FLONASE. It could take a week or so using flonase but you still can use the Afrin, and as the week goes you will see that you will be using less and less of the Afrin. ... (12 replies)
... I've heard a lot of stuff about the risks of using Afrin for extended periods of time...that your nasal passages become dependant on its ability to clear your sinuses, and then they can't do it on their own. ... (16 replies)
Afrin Addiction
Sep 20, 2004
... type spray for about 2 years. It's been almost 1 month since I've used any. While I was using it, sometimes I would get what I thought were panic attacks at night, so maybe it was a side effect of the spray. ... (9 replies)
Afrin Addiction
Jul 5, 2003
... I just started using Afrin and i've heard it was addictive, i've had two nose surgeries becuase of not being able to breath though my nose, and most unfortunatly, i still can't. ... (14 replies)
Afrin Addiction
Feb 21, 2005
... for a few years. When I did stop using the Afrin, my breathing problems seemed to go away. I still don't know if that was a coincidence? ... (9 replies)
... relieve congestion in the nasal passages. Normally using it short term for a cold, sinus infection or allergy related congestion won't cause a problem. ... (4 replies)
... i use afrin when my nasal passages are really congested to where i cant breath through my nose, then i use it and it opens them up its a miracle nasal spray how much is a lot of NC have you been using if i may ask (4 replies)
... re my question, I am off of the sub as of Wednesday. Thanks to the brilliance of Goddess Grll, I tapered down very low and jumped at .125 mgs, and although I am using the hell out of some NC I am doing fine. I haven't posted in a while but continue to check in everyday with you guys. ... (4 replies)
... I have known a few people who got hooked on nasal spray. You stop it by only using in one nostril so you can breathe. The when the nostril clears quit using altogether. Also do not drink milk it causes mucus in the nasal passages. ... (13 replies)
... this is prob like using nose drops for a long time. They are addictve also. And when you stop, it takes awhile for your nose get used to clearing itself out.......... ... (12 replies)
... got addicted to it, couldn't breathe without it, my doctor wouldn't give me another perscription and I suffered for many days. My daughter prides herself on not using drugs, what she started using and got addicted to was GHB. ... (3 replies)
Cocaine use
Jul 15, 2005
... dicted because I only use it on the weekends and I dont feel the need to have it all the time or to do things like steal or lie to get it. I did get addicted to Afrin because of the cocaine use and now my sinuses are messed up, but I still havent quit using cocaine. Any advice? ... (16 replies)
... This is somewhat OT, but I was wondering if anyone has ever been addicted to and recovered from using OTC nasal decongestants like Afrin or 4 Way? ... (0 replies)
Sick as a Dawg
Jan 12, 2005
... Hey Windy, So sorry you're feeling so sick. Not much to add except be sure to take the cough medicine before bed so you can at least fall asleep. Also, saline nasal spray if you're also having trouble breathing. (Afrin is great IF you can handle using it for only 2-3 days!) Rest, rest and more rest. And of course ... Chicken soup! Inhaling those hot healing spirits... (20 replies)

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