What are the side effects of long term use of nasal spray?

Nasal sprays. Side effects of long term use of nasal sprays depends on the ingredient. 1) decongestants like neo-synephrione = more prolonged nasal congestion 2) Normal Saline = almost nil 3) steroids = possible atrophy of the turbinates; easy bleeding 4) antihistamines = sedation, loss of effect.

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What are the long-term side effects of nasal spray?

Nasal spray. Depends on what is being sprayed. Saline none. Nasal decongestants should not be used more than 2 or 3 days at a time or else worsening or more congestion may develop. Nasal steroids safe for long term use. Read more...

What are the side effects of taking nasal spray contain corticosteriods because I have allergy for life long?

Nosebleeds. are the most common although less than 1% incidence if used properly (aiming spray towards the outside direction instead of the center). The safety record for long term use has been quite good otherwise. Read more...