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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Prescription: nasonex (mometasone) is a prescription medicine,

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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Stop it: You don't need to taper it, you can just stop it, but before you do, you need to consult with the doctor who prescribed it, you may need it long term ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Although there are several Buckley's preparations with varying ingredients, nasonex (mometasone) is safe to take with otc cough formulations in genera ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Loury
38 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Same efficacy: There is little, if any difference. One may be better tolerated than the other. The best one is the one you will use faithfully as nasal steroids ha ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
About the same: Topical nasal steroids have about equal efficacy (activity) and safety. Flonase (fluticasone) and Nasonex (mometasone) are about the same. It depend ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Selter
36 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Intranasal steroid: Nasonex is the brand name for the intranasal steroid mometasone. It is a very effective medication for treatment of allergic rhinitis. While improvem ... Read More
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A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Nasonex (mometasone) is a nasal steroid spray; oral allergy meds are, for the most part, antihistamines (either sedating or non-sedating). The combina ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience in Internal Medicine
Nasal steriod: It is a nasal steroid used to treat allergic rhinitis or nasal polyps.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
There are others: There are many good nasal steroids to include brand names like flonase, nasacort, veramyst, omnaris, zetonna, Qnasl and generics like fluticasone, bud ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irvin Gastman
43 years experience in Family Medicine
Use once daily: Twice daily can cause excessive dryness and eventual bleedin.
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