Nasonex Nasal Spray, Suspension 50Mcg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Nasonex: Nasal spray, suspension (50mcg)

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Nasonex Nasal Spray

What is this Medicine?

MOMETASONE(moe MET a sone) is a corticosteroid. It helps decrease inflammation in your nose. This medicine is used to treat the symptoms of allergies like sneezing, itching, and runny or stuffy nose. This medicine is also used to treat nasal polyps.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Nasonex: Nasal spray, suspension(50mcg)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Nasonex 50mcg/actuation Nasal Spray

NDC: 000851288
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Allergic Rhinitis Prophylaxis, Allergic Rhinitis, Nasal Polyps, Nasal Congestion

Storage Information
Protect from light
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Nasonex 50mcg/actuation Nasal Spray

Reported Side Effects for Nasonex 50mcg/actuation Nasal Spray

Infection Incidence:
<15.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sinus Infection Incidence:
<32.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
0.5-1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Yeast Infection Incidence:
4.0-22.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
5.0-13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Nasonex 50mcg/actuation Nasal Spray

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Nasonex 50mcg/actuation Nasal Spray(Mometasone Furoate Monohydrate)
Grapefruit juice and Mometasone(Mometasone Furoate Monohydrate)
These agents may be taken together with close supervision from your prescriber. Taking these drugs together could result in serious side effects such as mood changes; nausea, vomiting; dizziness; feeling faint or lightheaded, falls; unusually weak or tired; high blood pressure; skin changes; weight loss or gain. Report any of these effects immediately should they occur.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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