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Doctor insights on: Nasonex Vs Omnaris

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Which better omnaris or nasonex (mometasone)?

Which better omnaris or nasonex (mometasone)?

Personal preference : They both work well. It is personal preference. Get a sample of both from your doctor if you can and try them. ...Read more

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Nasonex (Definition)

Mometasone furoate is a medium strength steroid which is a kind of ...Read more


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I believe a scent or preservative in Flonase , Nasonex, (mometasone) and Omnaris triggers migraines. Is Veramyst a good alternative to these ? Something else?

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

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How do you discontinue nasonex (mometasone)?

How do you discontinue nasonex (mometasone)?

Stop it: You don't need to taper it, you can just stop it, but before you do, you need to consult with the doctor who prescribed it, you may need it long term if you are suffering from year round nasal problems. ...Read more

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Can I take nasonex (mometasone) with buckleys?

Yes: Although there are several Buckley's preparations with varying ingredients, nasonex (mometasone) is safe to take with otc cough formulations in general. ...Read more

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Which is better nasonex (mometasone) or omanaris?

Same efficacy: There is little, if any difference. One may be better tolerated than the other. The best one is the one you will use faithfully as nasal steroids have to be used daily for maximum efficacy. ...Read more

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Which is stronger? Fonase or nasonex (mometasone)?

About the same: Topical nasal steroids have about equal efficacy (activity) and safety. Flonase (fluticasone) and Nasonex (mometasone) are about the same. It depends on what your physician gets into the habit of using. Also some patients prefer one over the other because one of the two topical sprays is less irritating. There is little evidence that one is better than the other. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: nasonex (mometasone)?

Please describe the medication: nasonex (mometasone)?

Intranasal steroid: Nasonex is the brand name for the intranasal steroid mometasone. It is a very effective medication for treatment of allergic rhinitis. While improvement can be noticeable within 12-13 hours, it can sometimes take up to several weeks to derive the most benefit. ...Read more

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Can I take nasonex (mometasone) and allery meds together?

Can I take nasonex (mometasone) and allery meds together?

Yes: Nasonex (mometasone) is a nasal steroid spray; oral allergy meds are, for the most part, antihistamines (either sedating or non-sedating). The combination is often used for more recalcitrant cases of allergies. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: nasonex (mometasone)?

Nasonex (mometasone) : Nasonex (mometasone furoate) is a steroid that you spray in the nose. We prescribe it for allergies, allergic rhinitis, stuffy nose, sinusitis and nasal polyps. While this type of steroid won't bulk you up and give you big muscles, it can give some people a nosebleed. It's a category c medicine, but many doctors do prescribe it during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Nasonex (mometasone) isn't coveded by insurance what should I do?

Nasonex (mometasone) isn't coveded by insurance what should I do?

Other options: Nasal steroids are helpful for allergic rhinitis. Other options besides Nasonex (mometasone) includes rhinocort, flonase, nasacort, veramyst. If you check with your pharmacy they can tell you which of the other nasal steroids are covered under your insurance plan. ...Read more

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Omnaris daily, was sick with awful cold, stopped using it when I realized I was sick. Could I reinfect myself if I start using that bottle?

Not likely: For two reasons - you probably have built up an immunity for the time being for the particular virus, and, the virus likely not alive on bottle after several days. ...Read more

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What are the precautions in using nasonex (mometasone)?

What are the precautions in using nasonex (mometasone)?

See package insert: All medications come with a package insert that describes the medication and its side effects. Another resource is nasonex (mometasone).Com. ...Read more

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What is the difference between nasonex (mometasone) and dymista?

What is the difference between nasonex (mometasone) and dymista?

One vs. two: Nasonex (mometasone) is a nasal steroid spray only, while Dymista is a combination of fluticasone (steroid) + azelastine (antihistamine). For a little more information, please read my blog at: http://www.Familyallergyasthmacare.Com/2013/03/if-one-is-good-2-are-better-a-new-nasal-spray-containing-2-medications/. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to take drixoral with nasonex (mometasone)?

Yes you can: You can take both together. There are no significant interactions or increased in side effects when taking both together. ...Read more

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That have taken nasonex, (mometasone) did you experience any side effects & if so, what were they?

That have taken nasonex, (mometasone) did you experience any side effects & if so, what were they?

Side-effects rare: Nasonex (mometasone) is safe and effective. Most common side-effect is nose bleed from aiming the nozzle too close to the septum (structure dividing nostrils) so aim nozzle out toward ear on same side as nostril. ...Read more

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Every Dr tells me a different technic for spraying nasonex (mometasone). Whats the best way to use this medicine?

Nasal spray : Point inside your nostril and tilt toward the outside of your nose. Don't tilt toward the middle toward the septum since it's not as effective and it might hurt. ...Read more