Metaspray 50 mcg Aquanase

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Overview

Uses of Metaspray Aquanase

Metaspray 50 mcg Aquanase is used in the treatment of sneezing and runny nose due to allergies.

Metaspray Aquanase side effects

Common
  • Sneezing
  • Nasal irritation

How to use Metaspray Aquanase

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Blow your nose gently. Insert the bottle tip into one nostril and close the other nostril. Keep the head upright. Breath in while pressing the bottle. Repeat in other nostril.

How Metaspray Aquanase works

Metaspray 50 mcg Aquanase is a steroid. It gets absorbed into the cells of the inner surface of the nose and works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers that cause inflammation (swelling) and allergies. This relieves blocked or runny nose, sneezing and sinus discomfort.

Metaspray Aquanase related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Metaspray 50 mcg Aquanase may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Metaspray 50 mcg Aquanase is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Side effects such as mood changes or stomach problems can happen when you start taking Metaspray 50 mcg Aquanase. Inform your doctor if this bothers you.
  • Do not stop taking Metaspray 50 mcg Aquanase suddenly without talking to your doctor first as it may cause worsening of symptoms.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Metaspray with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Mgmax
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Indizole, Itracip, Itraspan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diabic, Glicla
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Metaspray

My 8 year old daughter is breathing from mouth.on X-ray enlarged Adenoids were detected. She does not have any other problem. Please advise
Dr. Shubhra Chandan Pradhan
Ear Nose Throat Specialist
You try metaspray nasal spray 1 puff twice daily for 6weeks. If doesn't improve may need Surgery. Only mouth breathing is not a indication for surgery at 8 years. You can for 2 more years
What I do sir? Lot of pain Ear and whole throat Can I take any Flexon pain killar and 1st one I don't get. So can u tell me, what I do?
Dr. Sachin Goel
Ear Nose Throat Specialist
Looking at the prescription it seems that you are not evaluated and given proper treatment for chronic tonsillitis and sinusitis. It is advised to consult another ENT specialist for proper evaluation and treatment. You can start metaspray nasal spray 2puffs in both nostrils twice a day and for pain u can take flexon/combiflam.
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FAQs

Q. Is mometasone a steroid drug?

Yes. Mometasone is a steroid drug

Q. Is Mometasone available or sold over the counter?

No. Mometasone is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter

Q. Is mometasone the same as hydrocortisone?

No. Mometasone and hydrocortisone are different drugs; although both are steroids

Q. Is mometasone safe?

Yes. Mometasone is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor

Q. Does mometasone treat ringworm/acne/eczema?

Mometasone does not treat ringworm/acne or eczema. It only treats the symptoms of inflammation related to the above conditions

Q. Does mometasone cause weight gain?

There is no evidence of mometasone causing weight gain. If you notice any such symptom, please consult your doctor

Q. Does mometasone lighten skin?

Yes. Mometasone may lighten the area of skin which is darkened due to any infection.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 12th Apr 2018.
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