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A 68-year-old female asked:

Use eye drops meds for high iop. is it safe to use otc nasal spray nasacort (triamcinolone) to control allergies?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Likely ok: Although the WHO statement mentioned increase IOP as a potential problem with nasal steroid, I have not seen such an association. The best way to find out is to check the IOP after you have been on nasal steroid for about a month if you are really concerned.

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Last updated May 16, 2016

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