It is a drug in the form of a convenient aerosol fighting a cold. With the form of an aerosol formulation it is easy to apply, and the drug reaches exactly where it should. Acatar contains oxymetazoline hydrochloride (0.5 mg / 1 ml) which makes it effectively clears the nose and makes it easier to breathe freely for up to 12 hours. An additional advantage of this formulation is that it does not dry mucous membranes. Indications for use : Obstruction of the nasal passages caused by swelling of the mucous membranes in colds, flu, inflammation of the sinuses, hay fever, and in the course of other allergic diseases of the upper respiratory tract. Phase exacerbation of chronic catarrh. Packing : Nasal Spray 30 mlManufacturer : US Pharmacia Interantional Inc.