Nasal steroid sprays are available over the counter or by prescription. They are one of the first treatments recommended for nasal allergies. Flonase, Nasacort Allergy 24HR, and Rhinocort are available over the counter. Examples of prescription steroid nasal sprays include Beconase, Dymista, Nasarel, Nasonex, Qnasl, Vancenase, Veramyst, and Zetonna.
22 rows · Nasal steroids (also called nasal corticosteroids) are medicines containing corticosteroids …
|DRUG NAME||REVIEWS||AVG. RATINGS|
|Rhinocort generic name: budesonide||3 reviews||9.8|
|Nasacort AQ (Pro) generic name: triamcinolone||3 reviews||9.5|
|Zetonna (Pro) generic name: ciclesonide||0 reviews||9.5|
|Nasarel generic name: flunisolide||1 review||9.0|
Nasal Steroid Sprays One type of prescription nasal spray contains corticosteroid medications; these sprays can be used to treat nasal allergies. Corticosteroids treat allergies by stopping inflammation, according to MayoClinic.com.
A nasal corticosteroid spray reduces swelling and mucus in the nasal passageway. The sprays work well for treating: Allergic rhinitis symptoms, such as congestion, runny nose, sneezing, itching, or swelling of the nasal passageway. Nasal polyps, which are noncancerous (benign) growths in …
21 rows · AAAAI Allergy & Asthma Medication Guide. Age 4 and older: 1 spray in each nostril once a …
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|Azelastine||Astelin Nasal Spray||Antihistamine||Management of sympto…|
|Azelastine||Astepro (0.1%, 0.15%)||Antihistamine||Seasonal and perennial …|
|Azelastine and Flutica…||Dymista||Nasal Antihistamine a…||Seasonal allergic rhinitis …|
|Beclomethasone Dipr…||Q-Nasl||Steroid||Seasonal and perennial …|
Steroid Nasal Sprays. Steroid nasal sprays are medicines that are commonly used to treat symptoms of stuffiness or congestion in the nose. They are used most often for allergies of the nose, such as hay fever. They are also used for other causes of persistent inflammation of the nose (rhinitis).