A 43-year-old female asked:
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flonase prescribed for allergies, but one ingredient is "benzalkonium chloride". this ingredient is also found in harsh cleaners! safe to put in nose?

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Dr. Eric Saunders
24 years experience Ophthalmology
BAK: This is a typical antiseptic agent found in many products which helps to kill bacteria. Unless you have an allergy to it, it's safe to use.
Answered on Aug 27, 2016

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