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nasal spray

noun
1.
a liquid medication that can be atomized and inhaled into or through the nose.
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Examples from the web for nasal spray
  • Scientists tested a nasal spray with two such molecules on mice infected with the plague.
  • Alternatively, you may prefer a decongestant in the form of a nasal spray.
  • It is available as a fast-dissolving pill, nasal spray, or injection.
  • Ergotamine is also available in the form of a nasal spray, rectal suppositories, and tablets.
  • There are two types of flu vaccines: a flu shot and a nasal spray-type vaccine.
  • In some cases, decongestants or a nasal spray containing an antihistamine may help.
  • Vaccination is generally administered by nasal spray.
  • One is given as an injection, the other is a nasal spray.
  • The vaccine is available as a flu shot or a nasal spray-type flu vaccine.
  • For example, patients who have vomiting and cannot keep pills down may benefit from a nasal spray or injection.
Contemporary definitions for nasal spray
noun

a type of liquid medicine that is atomized into a fine spray and inhaled through the nose

Examples

Decongestants in nasal spray often help alleviate stuffy noses.

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