Olbas Inhaler


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1 stick

Price £2.99

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What is Olbas Inhaler

Olbas inhaler is one product that has proved its effectivness in relieving a blocked nose. Its decongestant properties help you deal with your blocked nose quick and efficiently, thus making it more reliable compared to different alternatives.

What dose should I choose?

The Olbas inhaler is suitable for adults and kids above six years old. This product, that weighs around 285mg, comes in a uniquely designed inhaler containing a significant percentage of each of its essential oils. You can use the Olbas inhaler more often. However, it is recommended that you avoid using it more than four times in an hour. Doing so might lead to overusing, hence increasing the chances of experiencing some side effects. Also the Olbas inhaler also has essential oils that affect people differently. Therefore, use it in moderation to increase the chances of getting more benefits.

How effective is Olbas inhaler?

Olbas inhaler has proved its efficacy in relieving a blocked nose. Its decongestant properties help to treat your blocked nose fast and efficiently, thus making it more reliable compared to other alternatives. Many studies showed that the Olbas inhaler helped to treat a blocked nose within minutes and does not cause severe side effects.

Can I buy Olbas inhaler online?

Olbas inhaler is easily accessible these days, as you can purchase it online. You can order this product in different packs depending on the amount you need. You’ll find every website with varying prices of this inhaler. However, as much as you might need to go for the cheaper options, it is better to research thoroughly before buying. That way, you get the best site that will sell you a high-quality product and deliver it the next day.
You don’t need a prescription to use this inhaler effectively, as it does not cause severe side effects. However, you can consult an expert from Click Pharmacy if you want the best advice on how to use the inhaler.

How should I take the Olbas inhaler?

There are many methods that people follow when using this inhaler. You should ensure you use it the right way, as not doing so can reduce its efficacy and even result in wastage. To make sure you use this inhaler in the best way, follow these steps carefully:

  1. Unscrew the outer cover of the inhaler from the base of the stick

  2. Close one nostril by holding down with a finger, then carefully place the inhaler in your other nostril

  3. Inhale deeply, keeping the other nostril closed

  4. Repeat the same process for the other nostril

  5. Wipe the stick with a tissue, then replace the cover carefully after you are done

How does the Olbas inhaler work?

The Olbas inhaler contains some of the best essential oils that you will ever find in most health products nowadays. These essential oils, which include Cajuput, Eucalyptus, Levomenthol, and Peppermint oil, have some unique decongestant properties. So, they produce natural vapours that give you a refreshing, pleasant, and cooling sensation. This sensation cools and relaxes the nasal passages, thus helping you reduce the blockage quickly and effectively. 

How long do I take the Olbas inhaler before I notice a difference?

The Olbas inhaler is among the most reliable products that you can use to treat nose blockage. Why? This product produces vapours that penetrate through the nasal passages in seconds, allowing you to feel some difference almost immediately. However, some people might take longer to notice a difference as body systems respond differently to this inhaler.

What are the side effects of the Olbas inhaler?

Just like other medications, Olbas inhaler can cause some side effects. You do not necessarily need to use this inhaler excessively to experience these side effects. Most people experience some allergic reactions like rashes, whose severity might vary from person to person. It’s rare to experience side effects after using this inhaler. However, if you do, ensure you consult with a doctor to help you get the best medication to reduce the side effects.

When shouldn’t I take the Olbas inhaler?

You should not use the Olbas inhaler if you are allergic to any of the essential oils it contains. Doing so can increase the severity of allergic reactions. Make sure you inform your doctor if you are taking other medications, including those obtained without a prescription, before using this inhaler. Combining this inhaler with other drugs can result in more severe rashes and even other unpredictable side effects.

Although this inhaler can provide significant relief to pregnant and breastfeeding women, they are advised to avoid using it. However, if you feel that you really need to use this inhaler during these stages, ensure you talk to your doctor first to be sure of the possible risks.

There are also high risks of getting more severe side effects if you use the Olbas inhaler when it’s expired. So, it is vital that you always check the expiry date on the inhaler before opening it and also after using it for some time. That way, you can always be sure that you’re using this inhaler in its best condition, thus avoiding any complications.

What is the difference between the Olbas inhaler, and other similar health products such as Olbas oil Aromatherapy Inhalant and Aromatic massage oil, and Sponix Aromatherapy Nasal Inhaler?

One significant similarity that these three products have is that they are used to relieve a blocked nose. Also, they all contain similar essential oils, which helps them to perform the same function. However, Olbas oil Aromatherapy Inhalant and Aromatic massage oil, and Sponix Aromatherapy Nasal Inhaler have other artificial ingredients. So, the Olbas inhaler is purer as it contains more natural ingredients, which allow it to provide effective results without causing any severe side effects compared to the other two products.

Also, the Olbas inhaler is a licensed medication and not a complimentary drug, unlike other products. So, you can trust it with your health as it has proved its efficacy and reliability.

Can children use Olbas Inhaler Nasal Stick?

Olbas Inhaler Nasal Stick is suitable for children and adults over the age of 6 years old.

Can pregnant or breastfeeding women use Olbas Inhaler Nasal Stick?

Although using Olbas Inhaler Nasal Stick can provide relief from a blocked nose, it should be avoided if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is to ensure the essential oils do not interact or cause any potential harm to unborn and born babies.

How should I store Olbas Inhaler Nasal Stick?

You should store Olbas Inhaler Nasal Stick in a cool dry place, out of reach from children, and at room temperature. The nasal stick should not be exposed to extreme temperatures or direct sunlight.

You are unlikely to experience side effects from using Olbas Inhaler Nasal Stick. This is because the nasal stick contains essential oils which are gentle to the body and contain soothing properties. If you experience any of the following symptoms:

  • Redness
  • Itching
  • Irritation
  • Swelling
  • Difficulty breathing

You may be experiencing an allergic reaction. In this case you should stop using Olbas Inhaler Nasal Stick and seek medical advice from a GP or pharmacist as soon as possible.

Always read the patient information leaflet before starting your treatment. The patient information can be found here.

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Last reviewed 11 April 2023

Superintendent Pharmacist GPhC No.2220953

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