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A 30-year-old female asked:

Im taking beconase steriod spray for a nasal infection can i still use sudafed nasal spray at the same time?

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Dr. Bernstein Joel
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 60 years experience
Yes: Beconase is a topical steroid and as such is not used for an infection but for allergy or non-allergy inflammation. It has little systemic absorption and there fore you can use sudafed as well. But sudafed is a tablet and I am not sure it is a nasal spray. But its mode of action is totally different than Beconase and you can use it. It sounds like you have nasal allergy so allergy visit next.

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