Astelin Drug

Important Information about Astelin Drug

  • Astelin prevents sneezing, itching, runny nose, and other nasal symptoms of allergies.
  • The generic name of astelin is azelastine nasal.
  • Before taking astelin, say to your doctor if you frequently use other medicines that make you sleepy.
  • Astelin side effects are a bitter taste in your mouth, headache, and nausea.

Serious side effects of Astelin are:

  • Bronchospasm (shortness of breath, tightness in chest, wheezing); or
  • Fast or uneven heartbeats.

Less serious Astelin side effects may include:

  • A bitter taste in your mouth;
  • Headache;
  • Drowsiness or dizziness;
  • Dry mouth, sore throat;
  • Burning in your nose;
  • Weight gain;
  • Nausea;
  • Nosebleed;
  • Cough, sneezing, runny nose, cold symptoms; or
  • Eye redness.