Momate Nasal Spray

Momate Nasal Spray

mometasone

Manufacturer:

Glenmark Pharma

Distributor:

Uni Drug House
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Mometasone furoate
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic treatment of seasonal allergic or perennial rhinitis in adults, adolescents & childn 3-11 yr & acute rhinosinusitis in ≥12 yr w/o signs or symptoms of severe bacterial infection. Nasal polyps in adults ≥18 yr. Prophylaxis in patients w/ moderate to severe seasonal allergic rhinitis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Seasonal allergic or perennial rhinitis Adult including elderly & adolescent 2 sprays in each nostril once daily, may be reduced to 1 spray in each nostril as maintenance. Max: 4 sprays in each nostril once daily. Childn 3-11 yr 1 spray in each nostril once daily. Nasal polyposis 2 sprays in each nostril bd, may be reduced to 2 sprays in each nostril once daily. Acute rhinosinusitis 2 actuations in each nostril bd.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Severe nasal infection especially candidiasis; patients w/ hemorrhagic diathesis or history of recurrent nasal bleeding.
Special Precautions
Discontinue use if localized fungal nose or pharynx infection develops. Not to be used in presence of untreated localized infection involving nasal mucosa. Nasal septum perforation, increased IOP, recent nasal surgery or trauma. Active or quiescent TB resp tract infections or untreated fungal, bacterial, systemic viral infections or ocular herpes simplex. Immunosuppressed patients. Additional therapy during periods of stress or elective surgery. W/drawal symptoms during transfer from systemic corticosteroids. High doses & long-term treatment. Women of childbearing potential. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn & adolescents <18 yr. Growth retardation in childn.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, epistaxis, pharyngitis, nasal burning, irritation & ulceration.
ATC Classification
R01AD09 - mometasone ; Belongs to the class of topical corticosteroids used for prophylaxis and treatment of allergic rhinitis.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Momate Nasal Spray 50 mcg/spray
Packing/Price
120 metered dose x 1's;140 metered dose x 1's;60 metered dose x 1's
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