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what difference is there between nasonex

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Martinez
Specializes in Allergy
Mainly structural: Both Nasonex (mometasone furoate) and Flonase (fluticasone propionate) are corticosteroids used to reduce inflammation in the nose. They differ mainly ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
One vs. two: Nasonex (mometasone) is a nasal steroid spray only, while Dymista is a combination of fluticasone (steroid) + azelastine (antihistamine). For a littl ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience in Internal Medicine
Nasal spray differen: They are two different steroid nasal sprays (beclormethasone and mometasone) but otherwise are used similarly and should have similar effects.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Johnston
19 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Similar: Nasonex and Flonase are both nasal steroids but the steroid in Nasonex is mometasone and the steroid in Flonase is fluticasone. Both are effective for ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lewis
50 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Similar..but....: Both are intranasal steroids, but Nasonex (mometasone) less drying.....
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Big difference: Nasonex is a topical nasal steroid called mometasone. It is very effective for nasal allergies and approved down to age 2 years old. It's administer ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Overholt
25 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Not much: They contain different steroids, fluticasone and mometasone respectively, which do exactly the same thing. Nasonex is odorless, while Flonase has a ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
28 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nasonex (mometasone) vs saline : Saline nasal spray is a non-prescription preparation that is useful to reduce nasal congestion and thin mucus. Nasonex (mometasone) is a prescription ... Read More
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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 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.

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