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A 41-year-old member asked:

Which is better for nasal allergies: nasacort (triamcinolone) or flonase?

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Dr. Michael Zacharisen
Allergy and Immunology 34 years experience
Equal: When it comes to nasal steroid sprays they are all effective and it typically becomes a "patient preference." Flonase smells like flowers and requires a doctors prescription (until spring 2015 when it goes over the counter). Nasacort (triamcinolone) is tasteless and odorless and has been available without a prescription since spring 2014.

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