Generic name: Budesonide.
Also known as: Budesonide Nasal, Budenase ,Rhinocort Aqua, Rhinosol.
Active ingredient: Budesonide.
What Does Generic Rhinocort Treat?
Due to its specific form Rhinocort is assigned to patients who need to treat such nasal inflammation symptoms as sneezing, runny nose and congestions triggered by the different allergies. In addition to these conditions Rhinocort is able to prevent the development of the nasal polyps after their surgical removal.
How to Use Generic Rhinocort?
Rhinocort is supplied with the detailed instruction providing the guidelines for the safe and effective usage. If you are not sure how to apply this preparation please appeal to a doctor.
The average dose of Rhinocort for people who don’t have any contradictions is from 1 to 4 sprays (depending on the condition) into every nostril once on a daily basis within the whole course of therapy which may last up to few weeks depending on your disease.
When you apply the Rhinocort Aqua spray for the first time do not forget to shake the bottle with the medicine and make 8 test sprays into the air before making the first sprays into the nostrils. Repeat this procedure if you do not apply the medication for more than 2 days.
Do not forget to shake the bottle thoroughly each time before using it. After making the 120 sprays utilize the bottle and buy a new Rhinocort nasal spray even if there are leftovers in the previous one.
Side Effects and Precautions of Generic Rhinocort
Avoid using Rhinocort nasal spray near the eyes and immediately rinse them with water if by accident the medication will be sprayed nearby.
If you have any of the following contradictions the dosage of Rhinocort nasal spray can be adjusted. These contradictions include such diseases and disorders: infections of any kind, a liver insufficiency, glaucoma, cataracts, herpes infection of the eyes, tuberculosis, ulcers, if you had a recent surgery on the nose.
FDA pregnancy rated Rhinocort Aqua with the B category. Nursing mothers, pregnant women and children younger than 18 years should consult a healthcare provider before using this preparation.
This medicine can cause certain overdose reactions if one takes it in a wrong way or taken as the long-term medical preparation. The overdose symptoms of Rhinocort include: easy bruising, skin thinning, sudden weight gain, acne, growth of the facial hair, menstrual disorder, loss of sexual desire and hypertension.
Like all corticosteroids Generic Rhinocort is capable to initiate the development of certain side effects including:
• Severe nasal bleeding;
• Sores in the nose;
• Breathing problems;
• Vision disorders;
• Fever and chills;
• Dry throat;
• Nasal irritation;
Generic Rhinocort is also able to trigger other less significant by-effects. One must use this preparation strictly according to the instructions given by a healthcare provider.
Interaction of Generic Rhinocort with Other Drugs
Never start applying Rhinocort if you suffer from an allergy to its active ingredient – budesonide. Also prevent the simultaneous usage of Rhinocort nasal spray with these drugs: HIV /AIDS meds; antibiotics like clarithromycin or erythromycin; antifungal agents as Sporanox or ketoconazole, SSRI antidepressants like Prozac, tricyclic antidepressants like Anafranil.
Peculiarities and Recommendations Concerning Generic Rhinocort
Monitor your nasal inflammation while using the Rhinocort spray on a regular basis. Avoid close contacts with sick people