Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray FAQs

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray FAQs

What is Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray? Toggle

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray is an anti viral nasal spray that helps protect against viruses¹ such as seasonal colds and flu and coronaviruses¹. It is not however, a treatment for COVID -19. Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray has not been tested against COVID-19 and therefore does not make claims to prevent it.  

¹Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray helps protect against the following viruses:

  1. Coronaviruses: hCoV-OC43, SARS-CoV-2.
  2. RSV A and B
  3. Rhinoviruses
  4. Influenza A

and the following bacteria:

  1. Staphylococcu aureus
  2. Streptococcus pneumoniae
  3. Haemophilus influenza
  4. Moraxella catarrhalis

How does Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray work? Toggle

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray has unique thixotropic properties which transform the liquid spray into a thin, soft protective film on the nasal mucosa surface, creating an effective and long lasting barrier against viruses and bacteria, while delivering an accurate dose of scientifically proven anti-viral and anti-inflammatory ingredients into the nose to disrupt and prevent virus adhesion and nasal irritation.

Does Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray contain steroids or drugs? Toggle

No. Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray does not contain steroids or drugs.

What are the ingredients in Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray? Toggle

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray contains the following ingredients : purified water, soybean oil, glycerol, xylitol, emulsifiers, kappa-carrageenan, fucoidan, totarol, tocopherol acetate, sodium citrate dihydrate, EDTA sodium salt, Siberian fir oil.

Can children use Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray? Toggle

Yes. Nasofed can be used in children from 1 year of age. It is drug free and steroid free. For children Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray must be used under adult supervision.

How do I apply Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray? Toggle

One spray per nostril while gently pressing the other closed. Apply to each nostril, 3 times a day.

Does Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray sting? Toggle

No, Nasofed will not sting. It is drug and steroid free and contains ingredients which actually soothe and moisturise the nasal passages.

Does Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray leak from the nose? Toggle

No! The Nasofed formula causes the liquid spray to turn into a soft, protective barrier film on contact with the inside of the nostrils, which prevents the solution running off the surface of the nose.

How is Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray different to other nasal sprays? Toggle

Scientifically Proven
Anti-Viral and Anti-Bacterial
Helps protect against viruses, colds and flu
Unique and Long Lasting Thixotropic Barrier Film + Broad Spectrum Anti-Viral Ingredients
Non Irritating. Non Sting
Easy Application (only one spray per nostril)
Steroid Free. Drug-free
Suitable for Adults and Children from 1+

Does Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray prevent Covid-19? Toggle

No. No product can claim to prevent COVID-19. Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray has not been tested against COVID-19 and therefore does not make claims to prevent it. However the ingredients in Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray can help protect against other coronaviruses¹ by helping stop virus particles entering the nose.

¹Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray helps protect against the following viruses:

  1. Coronaviruses: hCoV-OC43, SARS-CoV-2.
  2. RSV A and B
  3. Rhinoviruses
  4. Influenza A

and the following bacteria:

  1. Staphylococcu aureus
  2. Streptococcus pneumoniae
  3. Haemophilus influenza
  4. Moraxella catarrhalis

Does Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray help prevent colds and flu? Toggle

Yes. Nasofed helps protect against colds and flu by helping stop virus particles entering the nose

How long after opening Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray can it be used for? Toggle

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray should be used within 90 days after opening.

How long does a bottle of Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray last? Toggle

A bottle of Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray contains 200 doses. If it is applied to each nostril 3 times a day (as directed on the in pack instructions) then 200 doses is the equivalent to 33 days of use.

Can I use Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray during pregnancy? Toggle

Although there is no evidence that Nasofed has a negative effect when used during pregnancy and breast-feeding, the use of Nasofed should be consulted with a doctor.

Where can I buy Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray? Toggle

Please go to our Buy Now page.

Does Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray interact with other medicines? Toggle

It is recommended not to use any medicines, medical devices or nasal drops for at least 30 minutes after using Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray. If you are taking warfarin and / or heparin speak to your healthcare professional before using Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray.

What is Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray classification? Toggle

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray is a Medical device.

How long is Nasofed effective for? Toggle

Each application of Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray provides protection for 4 hours.

How do I store Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray? Toggle

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray should be stored in a dry place, at a temperature of 15-25◦C, in an upright position, in its original packaging. Protect from sunlight. Do not freeze or store the product in the refrigerator. Keep out of reach of children. After use, dispose of the packaging in accordance with local regulations

Where to Buy Nasofed

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray is available exclusively instore and online at:

TESCO

¹Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray helps protect against the following viruses: Coronaviruses: (hCoV-OC43, SARS-CoV-2). RSV A and B. Rhinoviruses. Influenza A. and the following bacteria: Staphylococcu aureus. Streptococcus pneumoniae. Haemophilus influenza. Moraxella catarrhalis.

²EmergoPharm In Vitro Antiviral Assay June 2020

³Assessment of rheological and mucoadhesive properties of a nasal preparation in the form of a water-oil emulsion in relation to the reference preparation
– report prepared for EmergoPharm Sp. z o.o. Sp.K. June 2021

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray and Nasofed Saline Nasal Spray are medical devices. Always read the label