Beconase Allergy And Hayfever Nasal Spray 50mcg 200 Sprays
Beconase Hayfever is used for short term treatment and prevention of seasonal allergic rhinitis (nasal inflammation), including hayfever. It works by reducing swelling and inflammation in the nose.
Beconase Hayfever can be used throughout the hayfever season to treat the common symptoms of hayfever such as sneezing and a runny, itchy or blocked-up nose. When your nose is cleared the pressure and pain around your nose is also reduced.If used properly sufferers should be able to do the things they want to do without worrying about troublesome hayfever symptoms.
Instructions for Use:
Read the patient information carefully before using. Shake the bottle gently before each use. Remove the dust cap from the nasal applicator. Hold the nasal spray straight upright. The first time the nasal spray is used it will need to be 'primed'. To prime the pump for use firmly press down on the white collar. Keep pressing until a fine spray is released through the applicator nozzle. The nasal spray is now primed and ready for use. It will not be necessary to reprime the nasal spray unless it is disassembled or used infrequently.
Once the nasal spray is ready for use, gently blow you nose to help clear the nostrils. Tilt your head slightly forward, close one nostril and carefully insert the nasal applicator into the other nostril. Hold the bottle upright and press down firmly on the white collar to deliver the required dosage of spray. Breathe gently inwards through the nostril and then breathe out through your mouth. Repeat the procedure for the other nostril. Replace the dust cap once you are finished. Store Beconase Nasal Spray below 25 degrees Celsius but do not refrigerate. Protect from direct sunlight and store in an upright position. Discard any remaining spray 3 months after first using the bottle. Discard 3 months after first using the spray.
Adults and Children over 12 years - Take 1 to 2 sprays in each Nostril twice a day, then after 2 to 3 days use One spray in each Nostril.
Beclomethasone Dipropionate BP 50mcg per spray.
While using Beconase, seek medical help if you develop fever, Nasal or Facial pain, or swelling, discoloured nasal discharge or bleeding from the Nose, acute Eye pain or visual disturbance.
Do not use Beconase if you have a nasal infection or have recently had a nose injury or surgery.
Warnings and Cautions:
Only use Beconase in the nose
Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you have an infection in the nasal passages or sinuses
Do not use Beconase if you have recurring nasal bleeding
Consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Beconase if you are pregnant, breast-feeding or taking other corticosteroid medication
Consult your doctor if you have recently had an injury to, or surgery on, your nose, or problems with ulceration the nose
Consult your doctor if you experience acute eye pain or visual disturbance
Consult your doctor if you develop signs or symptoms of infection such as fever, nasal or facial pain or swelling, discoloured or purulent (containing pus) nasal discharge or nasal bleeding
If symptoms persist, consult you doctor. Do not use Beconase for more than 6 months without medical supervision. Systemic side effects like "rebound" congestion may occur if an excessive dosage is taken over a prolonged period of time
Do not use Beconase if you are allergic to Beclomethasone Dipropionate or any other component of Beconase
There are no known interactions between Beconase and other medicines or alcohol. Beconase will not interfere with treatments for viral or bacterial nasal infection
Beconase will not cause drowsiness
Keep out of the reach of children
Occasionally a succession of sneezes may immediately follow the use of Beconase but this is usually only temporary
Very occasionally you may notice an unpleasant taste or smell
In some cases, possible side effects of this medication may include: Temporary minor irritations such as an itching of the nose, throat and ears, sore throat and dry mouth may occur