Isomet-M Nasal Spray is used to relieve symptoms that may occur with hay fever or other allergies, including stuffiness (congestion) in the nose, discharge, itching and sneezing.
Q. What if I forget to take a dose of Isomet-M Nasal Spray?
If you forget a dose of Isomet-M Nasal Spray, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, take it in the regular schedule instead of taking the missed dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.
Q. Is Isomet-M Nasal Spray an antifungal, an antibiotic or a steroid?
Isomet-M Nasal Spray is neither an antifungal nor an antibiotic. It is a corticosteroid which is used to reduce inflammation (redness, swelling) in various conditions. It is available as an ointment, cream and lotion for external application. It is also available as a nasal spray or powder for inhalation.
Q. Is Isomet-M Nasal Spray effective?
Isomet-M Nasal Spray is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Isomet-M Nasal Spray too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.
Q. Isomet-M Nasal Spray is effective for my child. Can I extend the treatment a little longer?
You should use Isomet-M Nasal Spray as advised by your doctor, especially in children. Using more than the prescribed dose or even extending the duration of treatment may cause hormonal imbalance in your child. As a result, the child may develop puffiness or rounding of face and there could be delay in growth and development. Therefore, consult the doctor before trying any dose adjustments.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 26th May 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.