Ponaris Nasal Emollient was included in NASAs medical space kit! For relief of: Nasal congestion due to colds. Nasal irritations. Atrophic rhinitis (dry, inflamed nasal passages). Allergy manifestations (rose and hay fever). Nasal mucosal encrustations. Ponaris is a compound of carefully selected mucosal lubricating and moisturizing botanical oils specially treated through the exclusive J-R iodization process since 1931.