Nasonex spray
 Nasonex - drug group corticosteroids for intranasal use in allergic rhinitis etymology.

Pharmacological action

The active substance of Nasonex, referring to a group of corticosteroids, has both anti-allergic and anti-inflammatory effect.

Local use of the drug can exert a therapeutic effect without causing systemic effects.

Nasonex Review is equally effective in the early and late stages of an allergic reaction.

Product form

Nazoneks produced in the form of a nasal spray metered with a white suspension. 1 dose contains 500 micrograms of mometasone furoate. Excipients - citric acid monohydrate, discontinuous cellulose, sodium citrate dihydrate, glycerol, polysorbate 80, phenylethanol, benzalkonium chloride, and purified water. The polyethylene bottles of 18 g (120 doses) with a metering device.

Indications Nasonex

According to the instructions Nasonex used:

  • For the treatment of seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis in adults and children two years of age;
  • For the prevention of seasonal allergic rhinitis, using medication is usually a month before the start of the season dusting;
  • During exacerbation of chronic sinusitis in adults and children from 12 years as an aid in the complex of antibiotic therapy.


Nasonex Spray is contraindicated in:

  • Respiratory tuberculosis, including latent;
  • Infections of the mucous membranes of the nasal cavity;
  • Fungal, bacterial, or systemic viral infections, including infections caused by Herpes simplex virus with the defeat of the eyes;
  • Relatively recent surgery or injury of nose;
  • Hypersensitivity to the spray.

Babies Nasonex can be used with two years of age.

During pregnancy and lactation Nasonex nasal applied according to instructions is not recommended.

Instructions for use Nasonex

When seasonal and perennial rhinitis in adults and children 12 years of Nasonex instructions given once a day for 2 injection, and in severe cases can be used for 4 doses in each nostril. By decreasing the dose of the symptoms can be reduced to one injection per day. Nasonex children 2-11 years are usually given once a day for a single dose. Usually, improvement occurs in the first days of the drug.

In exacerbations of chronic sinusitis Nasonex for instructions used in the complex therapy with antibiotics. Single dose Nasonex children 12 years and adults is 2-4 sprays into each nostril twice a day depending on the disease.

After reducing the dose symptoms Nasonex spray application is recommended to reduce.

 An analogue of Nasonex - Nasobek
 Before applying spray Nasonex vial and shake vigorously recommend to carry out 5-7 "calibration" keystrokes, allowing the correct dosing of the drug. If the spray is not used for more than 2 weeks, the "calibration" must be repeated.

There are no adequate studies of the drug Nasonex vzaimodeysviya with other drugs have been conducted. Accidental overdose of Nasonex reviews does not require special measures.

Side effects

Nasonex on responses in adults can cause nosebleeds, burning sensation in the nose, throat and irritation of the nasal mucosa. Children Nasonex can cause headache, nasal bleeding, feeling of irritation in the nose and sneezing.

Nasonex produce analogues, as belonging to the group glyukosteroidov that allows you to use them for a long period.

Examples of these drugs include mometasone, Nasobek, Avamys, Aldetsin, Fliksonaze, Fluconazole and Aerius. These analogs Nasonex release manufacturers from different countries. Although they belong to the same group, they differ significantly in their chemical structure. Since the active ingredient Fliksonaze ​​- fluconazole, Avamys - Fluticasone, Aerius - desloratadine, aldetsin - beklometazol. Therefore, the decision to use analog Nasonex instead of the original drug can only take doctor.

Storage conditions

Spray Nasonex belongs to the drugs that are available on prescription, the shelf life - up to 3 years.