Oxymetazoline vs. Xylometazoline

Oxymetazoline vs. Xylometazoline — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Oxymetazoline and Xylometazoline


A sympathomimetic drug with vasoconstrictive activity that is used in the form of its hydrochloride C16H24N2O·HCl chiefly as a topical nasal decongestant, developed from xylometazoline.


A drug used as a topical nasal decongestant that works by constricting the blood vessels in the nose.