NASONEX is nasal allergy spray approved for the treatment of seasonal andperennial nasal allergy symptoms in adults and children 2 years of age andolder. Taken just once a day helps relieve an itchy, runny nose; sneezing; andcongestion.
Nasonex helps by treating nasal allergy symptoms caused by dust mites, petdander, even tree and grass pollen. Improvement can occur within 11 hours ofinitial treatment (based on studies done in a park during the pollen season andin a controlled pollen exposure room). The full benefit of Nasonex is usuallyachieved within 1 to 2 weeks. To help prevent most seasonal nasal allergysymptoms before they start, begin treatment 2 to 4 weeks before theanticipated start of the pollen season. It is important that you take Nasonexregularly at the time recommended by your physician, since its effectivenessdepends on regular use.
General side effects are
· viral infection
· sore throat
If you have other questions, talk toyour doctor or pharmacist.