Always consult a medical doctor or patient care specialist before using budesonide nasal spray.
Indications and Usage
Budesonide nasal spray is used to relieve seasonal allergy symptoms of the nose such as stuffy/runny nose, itching, sneezing, and itchy eyes/nose/throat, sneezing. Budesonide nasal spray is for nasal use only
Do not take budesonide nasal spray if:
- You are allergic to any of the ingredients;
- You have infections such as tuberculosis;
- You had any nose injury, ulcers or any surgery;
- You have eye problems such as glaucoma and cataracts.
It is unknown if budesonide is excreted in breast milk. Consult your doctor or health care professional before inhaling the nasal spray in pregnant or nursing mothers.
Avoid contact with people who have infections that may spread to others (such as chickenpox, measles, and flu). Consult your doctor if you have been exposed to an infection or for more details.
Though it is unlikely, this medication may slow down a child’s growth if used for a long time.
Administration and Dosage
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. The recommended dose to treat allergic reactions of the nose is 1-2 spray in each nostril twice daily.
Consult with your doctor about medications you are taking or existing medical conditions you have before your treatment with budesonide nasal spray.
Symptoms of overdose include drowsiness or sleepiness. These symptoms have to be reported to the medical health professional.
No adverse reactions have been reported.