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Beconase Side Effects
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
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
Is it safe to use "Beconase" Aqueous Nasal Spray for blocked/runny nose? Are there any side effects?
Not systemic: All topical steroids may have the side effects of occasional nose bleeds and irritation or burning. But the use of a topical nasal steroid is virtually without any systemic side effects. Make sure that you are using this spray for either allergic rhinitis or non-allergic rhinitis. A blocked runny nose can also be symptomatic of nasal polyps. ...Read more
Hi. I'm on beconase nasal spray for post nasal drip and I feel my cough getin irate me and cough more, Is this side effect or what and my chest sore?
I have been taking beconase (beclomethasone) spray but it's making me feel worse. Why is that? What can I do?
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer