Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S

Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘Sis prescribed in patients with stuffy or runny nose, sneezing,itching and nasal polyps.

Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is composed of Mometasone Furoate as an active ingredient.

Take this medication in the nose usually once for polyps and twice for runny nose, or as directed by your doctor.

Gently blow your nose before using this medication.

Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is prescribed to adults and children

Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is to be used only when necessary 

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Type

Spray

Feature

50mcg

Unit

'S

Formula

Mometasone Furoate

Composition

Mometasone Furoate 50 mcg

Brand

Sante Pharma

Prescription Required

Yes

How to use, Side effects, Uses, Formula & Composition

About

Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is a topical corticosteroid. It is used to treat skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, allergies, and rash. The active ingredient of the Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is mometasone furoate. It is a medium-strength corticosteroid. Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is available in cream, ointment, and lotion form. Your physician will recommend which form of the Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is suitable according to your skin type and condition. 

Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is used for external use only and should not be taken by mouth. Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is applied on the surface of the skin to reduce redness and itchiness caused by irritants. Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is contraindicated in people who are allergic to the active ingredient. Side effects such as inflammation, itching, allergic skin reactions, and loss of skin color are common. 

The Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S has anti-pruritic, anti-inflammatory and vasoconstrictive properties. The mechanism is unclear however the corticosteroid is thought to act by the induction of phospholipase A2 inhibitory proteins. 

Indications

Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S can be used for treating skin conditions such as:

  • Eczema
  • Psoriasis
  • Allergies
  • Rash
  • Inflammatory dermatoses 

How Does Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S Work

{{product’s}} mechanism of action is unclear. The Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S has anti-inflammatory, anti-pruritic and vasoconstrictive properties. However, it is thought they act by the induction of phospholipase A2 inhibitory proteins which are known as lipocortins. These proteins control the biosynthesis of potent mediators of inflammation.

How To Use Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S

Cream and Ointment:

Before application of Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S wash and dry the area. Apply a thin layer of Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S cream, ointment, or lotion. Gently rub in and do not cover the affected area with bandages. Avoid contact with eyes, mucous membranes, and wounds. Use as prescribed by a doctor and use it at the same time each day for better results. 

Lotion:

Apply a few drops of Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S lotion to the affected areas once daily and massage daily and lightly until it disappears. For effective use, hold the bottle nozzle very close to the affected areas and gently squeeze. 

Dosage

Adults

The recommended application on affected skin areas is reviewed once or twice daily for a maximum of four weeks. 

Children

The recommended application dose on affected skin areas is once or twice daily for a maximum of four weeks and then review weekly. Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S cream and ointment may be used in pediatric patients 2 years of age or older. 

Pregnancy and Lactation

During pregnancy Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S should only be used when it is needed. It should be used when the benefits outweigh the risks.

It is unknown if the Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S passes into the breast milk. Consult your doctor before using breastfeeding. 

Contraindications

Inform your doctor if you have a history of any of the following before using Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S:

  • Allergic to active ingredients of Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S.

Use of Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S can worsen the following skin problems:

  • Rosacea (a skin condition affecting the face)
  • Acne
  • Skin atrophy
  • Dermatitis
  • Genital itching
  • Nappy rash
  • Cold sores
  • Chickenpox
  • Shingles
  • Warts
  • Ulcerated skin
  • Wounds 

Precautions

Inform your doctor about any of the following conditions before using Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S

  • Skin atrophy
  • Broken, inflamed, or occluded skin
  • Psoriasis
  • Dermatitis
  • Risk of visual disturbances in elderly 
  • Delayed growth and development in children

Interactions With Other Medications

Inform your doctor about the use of the following before using Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S

  • Fexofenadine
  • low-strength aspirin
  • Fish oil (omega-3)
  • Atorvastatin
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin D3
  • Cetirizine
  • Montelukast
  • Acetaminophen

Adverse Effects

Like most medicines, Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S has certain side effects which include:

  • Inflammation or infection of hair follicles
  • Burning sensation of the skin
  • Itching
  • Erythema
  • Dryness
  • Folliculitis
  • Hypertrichosis
  • Pruritis
  • Hypo-pigmentation
  • Peri-oral dermatitis
  • Numbness of fingers
  • Maceration of the skin
  • Acne
  • Striae
  • Stinging and cracking of the skin

How To Cope With Adverse Effects

Thinning of Skin- Using creams that contain vitamin A also known as retinol may help to prevent skin from thinning further. Retinol creams are available over the counter. 

Burning sensation and Itching- Use of a moisturizer and a gradual increase in the dose of topical Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S are recommended for the prevention of burning sensation and itching. 

Skin Rash-  Can be eased by applying soothing and healing lotions or creams such as calamine lotion/cream. Apply a cold compress to the rash helps reduce itchiness and redness caused by the rash. An antihistamine (prescribed by a doctor) is also recommended as an effective way to combat any skin rash.

Redness Of The Skin- Can be combated by applying a cold pack to the affected area.

Local Skin Infection-  A local skin infection can be treated by specific antibiotics. 

FAQ’S

  • HOW IS {{PRODUCT}} USED?

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  • WHAT IS {{PRODUCT}} USED FOR?

Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is a topical corticosteroid used to treat skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, and other inflammatory dermatoses.

  • WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU ACCIDENTALLY SWALLOW {{PRODUCT}}?

If you accidentally swallow the {{PRODUCT]], consult your doctor or pharmacist as soon as possible. Do not try to induce vomiting.

  • WHAT WILL HAPPEN IF YOU MISS THE DOSE?

If you forget to apply the ointment at the scheduled time, do it as soon as you remember and then continue as before.

  • WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU STOP USING {{PRODUCT}}?

If you have been using Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S for a long time and your skin problem seems to have gotten better you should not abruptly stop the use of Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S. If you do you may find that skin becomes red and you may face stinging. To avoid this taper the dose of the Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S with consultation from the doctor.

  • HOW IS THE {{PRODUCT}} STORED?

Keep out of the sight and reach of children. Do not use {{PRODUCT}} after the expiry date which is stated on the box. Store between 15ºC – 30ºC. Discard open tubes 90 days after opening, even if they are not empty. They should not be kept for future use.

  • WHERE CAN {{PRODUCT}} BE USED?

{{PRODUCT}} can be used externally only. It should not be used on wounds and rashes.

  • IN WHAT FORMS IS {{PRODUCT}} AVAILABLE?

Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S is available in ointment, lotion, and cream form.

  • CAN {{PRODUCT}} BE USED DURING PREGNANCY?

Consult your doctor before using if you are pregnant, think you are pregnant, or planning a pregnancy. The benefits should outweigh the risks. 

  • WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU START USING {{PRODUCT}}?

Avoid using Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to any of the active ingredients of Nasomet Nasal 50mcg Spray 140 ‘S.