Beconase Aqueous Nasal Spray

Beconase Aqueous Nasal Spray

beclometasone

Manufacturer:

GlaxoSmithKline

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Beclomethasone dipropionate
Indications/Uses
Prophylaxis & treatment of perennial & seasonal allergic rhinitis & vasomotor rhinitis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >6 yr 2 applications into each nostril bd. Total max daily dose: 8 puffs.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Special Precautions
Transferring patients from systemic steroid treatment. Systemic effects w/ nasal corticosteroid have been reported, particularly at high doses for prolonged periods including growth velocity reduction. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <6 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Unpleasant taste/smell, epistaxis, nasal & throat dryness/irritation.
ATC Classification
R01AD01 - beclometasone ; Belongs to the class of topical corticosteroids used for prophylaxis and treatment of allergic rhinitis.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Beconase Aqueous nasal spray 50 mcg/metered spray
Packing/Price
200 dose x 1's (RM50.95/container)
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