Nasal Steroid Spray Side Effects
SIDE EFFECTS OF NASAL STEROIDS
It’s important to know that nasal steroids sprays are safe to use for all adults. However, for children, make sure that you use one that’s approved for children age 2 or over.
Some common short-term and long-term side effects that may occur when using intranasal steroid sprays like FLONASE allergy relief nasal sprays, include:
- Other irritation inside the nose
Other possible side effects of FLONASE include:
- Occasional nosebleeds
- Nasal whistling
Make sure you (or your child) uses the spray exactly as prescribed to avoid side effects.
If you experience symptoms while using our family of FLONASE products that resemble an allergic reaction such as rash, swelling of the face or tongue, wheezing, or feeling faint, stop using FLONASE and see a doctor. If you have questions or concerns about symptoms or trouble using the medication, it is best to call your doctor.