Generic Name : Beclomethasone Dipropionate Therapeutic Classification : Anti- Inflammatory Agents ICD Code : Y45.9♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA
International- Qnasl. Why it is prescribed (Indications) :
This medication is an anti-inflammatory (aerosol) corticosteroid, prescribed for seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis in adults and adolescents 12 years of age and older. When it is not to be taken (Contraindications):
Dosage & When it is to be taken :
The recommended dose is 320 mcg per day administered as 2 nasal aerosol sprays in each nostril once daily. How it should be taken :
It comes as an aerosol for nose inhalation, as directed by your healthcare provider. Warnings and Precautions :
* Caution should be exercised in patients with history of glaucoma, fungal, bacterial, or viral infections, recent vaccination, nose injury, and any allergy.
* Avoid using in eyes or mouth.
* Monitor eye pressure regularly while taking this medication. Side Effects :
♦Nasal discomfort, nosebleed, aggression, depression, sleep disorders, psychomotor hyperactivity and headache.
* Avoid excess dosage. Storage Conditions :
Store it at room temperature (15°C to 30°C).
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