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Dr. L. Collins
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Beconase (Overview)

Beconase is a nasal preparation which is a kind of ears, nose, throat agents.


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Will beconase (beclomethasone) side effects die down?

Will beconase (beclomethasone) side effects die down?

Maybe: Most common side-effect is irritation of nasal lining. This can be minimized by orienting the nozzle toward the ear on the same side as the nostril, i.e. Spray out, away from septum, toward ear on same side. The spray then falls on the "turbinates, " 3 folds on the outer wall of the nose halfway between the nostril and the ear that swell to block the passage and make mucus to cause post-nasal drip. ...Read more

Dr. L. Collins
54 doctors shared insights

Beconase (Overview)

Beconase is a nasal preparation which is a kind of ears, nose, throat agents.


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Can you use beconase (beclomethasone) spray permanently?

Can you use beconase (beclomethasone) spray permanently?

Nasal Spray: Nasal steroids sprays have been used long term and there appears to be minimal problems. With all meds that are used, careful follow up and monitoring is a must. ...Read more

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I have had terrible hayfever(runny nose) Beconase Aqueous 50micrograms/dose nasal spray cured it. Can I use it long term? I take prednisolone .

I have had terrible hayfever(runny nose) Beconase Aqueous 50micrograms/dose nasal spray cured it. Can I use it long term? I take prednisolone .

Ipratroprium Nasal: Have you tried Ipratroprium NASAL Spray? Ask your doctor about it...it might relieve you of soem symptoms. can NOT promise that it will completely go away..but IT IS worth a try. ...Read more

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Will beconase (beclomethasone) side effects die down?

Maybe: Most common side-effect is irritation of nasal lining. This can be minimized by orienting the nozzle toward the ear on the same side as the nostril, i.e. Spray out, away from septum, toward ear on same side. The spray then falls on the "turbinates, " 3 folds on the outer wall of the nose halfway between the nostril and the ear that swell to block the passage and make mucus to cause post-nasal drip. ...Read more

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Any difference between nasonex (mometasone) and beconase?

Nasal spray differen: They are two different steroid nasal sprays (beclormethasone and mometasone) but otherwise are used similarly and should have similar effects. ...Read more

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Can you use beconase (beclomethasone) spray permanently?

Nasal Spray: Nasal steroids sprays have been used long term and there appears to be minimal problems. With all meds that are used, careful follow up and monitoring is a must. ...Read more

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I've been taking beconase (beclomethasone) spray, but its making me feel worse. Why?

Nasal spray: You really did not describe what is feeling worse with the nasal spray, is it dryness of the nose? Headache? Etc? You should consult with your allergist about your symptoms, they may not even be related to the spray. ...Read more

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After reading about all the side effects, im scared to use it! should I switch to beconase (beclomethasone) or continue using nasocort?

After reading about all the side effects, im scared to use it! should I switch to beconase (beclomethasone) or continue using nasocort?

What is "it"?: Please rephrase your question so we know what you are afraid of taking? Discuss your concerns with your fp, who can allay your fears or recommend an alternative medication. ...Read more

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Is it a bad idea to take beconase (beclomethasone) and fluoxetine at the same time?

Is it a bad idea to take beconase (beclomethasone) and fluoxetine at the same time?

No problem: You can take both of these medications at the same time without any problem. ...Read more

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Would Fluticasone be comparable to Beconase (beclomethasone) AQ and what would be comparable to Flovent HFA?

Would Fluticasone be comparable to Beconase (beclomethasone) AQ and what would be comparable to Flovent HFA?

Nasal & inhaled ster: Fluticsone is a nasal steroid that is similar to Beconase . It is generic . It has a rose smell and some patients do not like it . Flovent is an inhaled steroid for Asthma and bronchitis .it is used twice a day . You can use Asmanex once a day instead ...Read more

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Can I use Beconase Aqueous 50micrograms/dose nasal spray anytime of day? It Contains beclometasone dipropionate. Thanks

Can I use Beconase Aqueous 50micrograms/dose nasal spray anytime of day? It Contains 
beclometasone dipropionate. Thanks

Yes: most likely you need to use it twice a day, at least in the beginning and can lower to once a day after a few days. But yes, any time of day should be fine, unless your doctor suggests otherwise ...Read more

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Sudafed + beconase (beclomethasone) + anti-histamine is good sinusitis medicine?

Sudafed + beconase (beclomethasone) + anti-histamine is good sinusitis medicine?

Yes: It's a good combination for chronic sinusitis, but not acute bacterial sinusitis which would require antibiotics. Decongesting the nose is helpful in acute as well as chronic sinusitis. ...Read more

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Im taking beconase steriod nasal spray i still have a blockednose at night can I take sudafed nasal spray aswell?

Im taking beconase steriod nasal spray i still have a blockednose at night can I take sudafed nasal spray aswell?

Perhaps: but not for more than 5 days consecutively. Be sure to aim Beconase (beclomethasone) towards the outside wall of the nose and see if it helps. We often add an antihistamine spray also if the Beconase (beclomethasone) does not work well enough after having used it for more than 5 days. See an allergist if none of the above worked. ...Read more

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Dr. Newton Adkinson
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Beclomethasone (Definition)

Beclomethasone is an inhaled steroid which is a kind of ...Read more