Nasonex - instructions for use

Nasonex - a glucocorticosteroid, which is used as a means to provide effective anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic effect on the human body.Nasonex should be clearly monitored by your doctor, as the drug has a number of contraindications.

mechanism of action

Nasonex Nasonex active ingredients penetrate into the blood of man shall come in the active response of the inflammatory process, reducing its manifestations.That is, the amount of exudate (fluid) decreases in inflammation, which is going in the cells.If you talk more scientific language, the doctors explain the effect of Nasonex as follows: penetrating into the inflammatory focus, Nasonex reduces the production of substances called lymphokines and has a direct impact on the rate of formation of inflammatory infiltranta.

Nasonex is widely used in the treatment of inflammation and persistent allergic reactions.

displayed Nasonex from the body by the liver.


Nasonex Nasonex Indications for are those pathological situations and phen

omena as:

  • seasonal exacerbation of rhinitis of varying severity.If a person knows that he is prone to allergic reactions and resistant at the same time, this fact is confirmed by medication, approximately 2-3 weeks before the onset of allergic peak, you need to start taking Nasonex.
  • As treatment of sinusitis in children older than 12 years and in adults.Usually Nazoneks administered as a complementary treatment to the existing therapy.

How to use Nasonex?

Nasonex Dosage should be appointed physician, but according to the instructions for use of the drug, children over 12 years is recommended to do 2 nasal injection into each nostril once a day 1.If the patient's state of health will start to improve, the number of injections can be reduced to 1 times per day.

maximum you can spend 4 simultaneously injection per day, no more.

Nasonex in children aged 2 years and older is recommended only under strict indications of the attending physician.Children allowed 50 micrograms of the drug per day, that is, it is less than one injection (just one little puff).

Typically, the condition of the patients improved after 12 hours after treatment.

treatment of sinusitis in adults - dose

Prevention and treatment of sinusitis in adults is to use the drug in children older than 12 years at a dosage of 100 mcg (two full injection in each nostril) to 2 times a day.The maximum dosage of 400 micrograms of substance per day, that is all four injections.

should not exceed the maximum recommended daily dosage, as this may lead to a number of side effects.

Important!Before using Nasonex bottle it is necessary to shake.

What could be side effects from taking Nasonex?

Side effects from taking Nasonex observed in two major cases - with significant drug overdose, and - at the wrong selection of a medicament for the treatment.

list the main side effects in adult:

  • Bleeding from the nose;
  • Severe headache;
  • emergence of pharyngitis;
  • unpleasant itching sensation in the nasal cavity;
  • irritation of the nasal sinuses.

If we talk about the side effects in children aged 2 years and older, it is not excluded such side effects as:

  • blood from the nose;
  • Severe headache agony;
  • Irritation of the nasal mucous membranes;
  • constant sneezing, accompanied by a tear.

is not excluded that after Nasonex may cause severe bleeding.

very rare, but still there are such pathological phenomena as the rapid increase in intraocular pressure, as well as signs of perforation of the nasal septum.

When you can not use Nasonex?

forbidden to use Nasonex for children up to 2 years (side effects in this case will certainly arise).Also, the drug is not compatible with such diseases in history as:

  • tuberculosis upper respiratory system;
  • defeat of the upper respiratory tract by a fungus, virus infections, as well as various bacteria;
  • an allergic reaction to the active components of the drug;
  • If a person in recent times suffered heavy surgery on sinuses.

Can I use Nasonex during pregnancy?

during pregnancy should not take the medication Nasonex.The reason is that clinical trials on pregnant body is not carried out, therefore, to ensure a positive outcome of the treatment is not necessary.Such risks admit it is not necessary.Very rarely Nazoneks doctors prescribe to pregnant women only on strict conditions.

If a pregnant woman applied Nasonex, after the birth of a child, parents need to conduct a full examination of the baby body, as may be hypoadrenalism.Come very close to the treatment of diseases (allergic and inflammatory) medication Nasonex!

As Nazoneks interacts with drugs?

If you are going to be combined Nasonex with other drugs, in this case, it is recommended to consult with your doctor.For example, the widespread use of simultaneous and loratadine Nasonex - no side effects in this case, the patient does not occur.

What happens if I overdose?

If overdose reduction begins work pituitary and adrenal glands.Independently exceed the recommended dosage is not necessary.

Nasonex active substance is mometasone furoate, as extra - cellulose, sodium citrate dihydrate, citric acid, and water and alcohol.