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My son was on a Nasonex (mometasone) or flonase what that caused him to pick at his face and itch he just had a tonsiloctomy done?
Unlikely: Your son is on other medicines too, you can hold the nasal steroid spray for few dsys and see for yourself, no harm of holding it, and make sure it is used right if you resume it ...Read more
See details: Both are very eell tolerated.Get a more detailed answer ›
I believe a scent or preservative in Flonase , Nasonex, (mometasone) and Omnaris triggers migraines. Is Veramyst a good alternative to these ? Something else?
Yes: veramyst has a very fine mist that is well tolerated. If it causes migraines, just stick with nasal saline, like a netty pot ...Read more
I can't use decongestants so tried 2 nasal sprays for sinusitis & ETD. Flonase, Nasonex (mometasone) both resulted in horrid migraines. Is there any other option?
Bad luck: But hope still, saline nasal washes would do as good if used consistently, till you get evaluated preferably by an allergist, check aaaai.org or acaai.org for an allergist in your area, good luck ...Read more
What can I do about nasal congestion/inflammation swelling? Is nasonex (mometasone) or Flonase the only treatment?
Inflamed nose: It is a good treatment but some individuals improve by avoiding irritants or allergens. Others benefit from intranasal saline or cromolyns (nasalchrom) or antihistamines (astelex or astepro). Lastly if your problem is due to chronic allergies rebuilding your immune system with specific immunotherapy is a good idea. ...Read more
No: Intranasal steroid sprays are very effective and safe in treating seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis. In fact, treatment of allergic rhinitis with Flonase can improve blood pressure control. This article can be found at: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/16967045. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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