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Are there any side effects of taking flonase?

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Dr. David Astrachan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Local issues

Biggest side effect is nasal inflammation and bleeding.
To minimize this, when you put the sprayer in your nose angle the tip to the outside corner of your eye. This will direct the spray away from your septum and decrease irritation.

In brief: Local issues

Biggest side effect is nasal inflammation and bleeding.
To minimize this, when you put the sprayer in your nose angle the tip to the outside corner of your eye. This will direct the spray away from your septum and decrease irritation.
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Dr. Marc Rosenthal
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

There are several, but the most common one is epistaxis, or nosebleeds.
Some people may experience headaches nasal burning, or cough. Since it is topical, very little is actually absorbed into the body.

In brief: Yes

There are several, but the most common one is epistaxis, or nosebleeds.
Some people may experience headaches nasal burning, or cough. Since it is topical, very little is actually absorbed into the body.
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