Rhinocort Aqua

Rhinocort Aqua Dosage/Direction for Use

budesonide

Manufacturer:

Johnson & Johnson

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use
Some symptoms may get better on the first day of treatment. It may take up to two weeks of daily use to feel the most symptom relief.
For prevention, start therapy before anticipated exposure to the allergens.
64 mcg per spray Dose Formulation: Allergic Rhinitis and Vasomotor Rhinitis: Adults and Children 12 years and older: Once daily, use up to 2 sprays in each nostril (256 mcg total daily dose) while sniffing gently.
Once allergy symptoms improve, reduce dose to 1 spray in each nostril daily.
Children 6 years to less than 12 years of age: An adult should supervise use in children under age 12.
Once daily, use 1 spray in each nostril (total dose 128 mcg) while sniffing gently.
If symptoms do not improve, dose can be increased up to 2 sprays per nostril (up to 256 mcg total daily dose).
Once allergy symptoms improve, reduce dose to 1 spray in each nostril daily.
Talk to the child's physician if the child needs to use the spray for longer than two months a year.
Treatment and Prevention of Nasal Polyps: Adults and Children 12 years and older: Twice daily, use 1 spray in each nostril (256 mcg total daily dose) while sniffing gently.
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