Rhinocort Allergy Spray Generic Name & Formulations
Budesonide 32mcg; per nasal spray; scent- and alcohol-free.
Spray—5mL (60 sprays), 8.4mL (120 sprays)
Rhinocort Allergy Spray Indications
To relieve symptoms of seasonal or perennial allergic rhinitis.
Rhinocort Allergy Spray Dosage and Administration
Adults and Children
<6yrs: not recommended. 6–<12yrs: initially 1 spray in each nostril once daily; increase to 2 sprays per nostril once daily if no improvement; reduce to 1 spray in each nostril once daily when symptoms improve. ≥12yrs: use 2 sprays per nostril once daily; reduce to 1 spray in each nostril once daily when symptoms improve.
Rhinocort Allergy Spray Contraindications
Rhinocort Allergy Spray Boxed Warnings
Rhinocort Allergy Spray Warnings/Precautions
Do not use for treating the common cold or use more than recommended. Avoid eyes or mouth. Recent nose ulcers or surgery. Nose injury that has not healed. Eye infection. Glaucoma. Cataracts. Re-evaluate if no improvement after 2 weeks. Discontinue if exposed to chickenpox, measles, or tuberculosis, have symptoms of an infection (eg, persistent fever), change in vision, severe or frequent nosebleeds. Children 6–<12yrs: monitor and re-evaluate if treatment requires >2 months per year. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Rhinocort Allergy Spray Pharmacokinetics
Rhinocort Allergy Spray Interactions
Concomitant other steroid drugs for asthma, allergies, or skin rash.
Rhinocort Allergy Spray Adverse Reactions
Reduced growth velocity in children.
Rhinocort Allergy Spray Clinical Trials
Rhinocort Allergy Spray Note
Rhinocort Allergy Spray Patient Counseling