Purpose

Nasonex® Allergy nasal spray is clinically proven to treat and prevent the symptoms of nasal allergies caused by allergens including dust mites, grass or tree pollen, pets, and mould spores.3,4
Nasonex® Allergy nasal spray is not intended for use as a remedy for colds or any condition other than the relief of hayfever symptoms.

Dosage

Nasonex® Allergy nasal spray contains mometasone furoate – an anti-inflammatory that belongs to the corticosteroid group of medicines.
For adults and children 12 years and over, start with 2 sprays per nostril, once a day. Once symptoms are under control, reduce the dose to 1 spray per nostril once a day. Do not use more than the recommended dose.
If you miss a dose, skip the dose you missed and take your next dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.
Even if there are no signs of discomfort or poisoning, contact your doctor, pharmacist or the Poisons Information Line on 13 11 26, or go to Accident and Emergency at your nearest hospital.
Nasonex® Allergy nasal spray is available in 3 pack sizes: 1 x 65 sprays bottle, 1 x 140 sprays bottle and 2 x 140 sprays bottle (twin pack). To find your nearest Nasonex® Allergy stockist, or to buy online, visit our Store Finder.

Administration

You can watch our ‘How to Spray’ video to get to grips with the most effective spray technique.
Yes. Simply shake the bottle, remove the plastic cap and press downward on the applicator. Pump until a fine spray appears.

To clean the inside of the applicator you’ll need to:

  • Remove the plastic cap
  • Pull gently upward on the nasal applicator to remove it
  • Rinse both ends of the nasal applicator and let it air dry
  • Once dry, put nasal applicator back on pump stem
  • Reprime the pump

Nasonex® Allergy nasal spray is unsuitable for:

  • Children under the age of 12
  • Anyone with a hypersensitivity to mometasone furoate
  • Anyone currently experiencing a severe nose infection

If you’re currently taking corticosteroid medicines or are unsure about whether you fall into any of the categories above, consult your GP or pharmacist before using Nasonex® Allergy.

Pregnant women and those breastfeeding should consult their doctor before using Nasonex® Allergy nasal spray.
We recommend you discuss the severity and frequency of your symptoms with your pharmacist or doctor who will be able to advise you on the most suitable treatment options.
If you would like to report a side effect or quality complaint, please contact Bayer on 1800 008 757 or email drugsafety.anz@bayer.com. Alternatively, you may like to contact your healthcare professional.

General

You may not feel the full effect of Nasonex® Allergy nasal spray for 1-2 days. If you don’t feel your symptoms have improved within 7 days, see your doctor or pharmacist.
You can use Nasonex® Allergy nasal spray on a daily basis for up to 6 months if needed. Do not use for more than 6 months without the advice of your doctor or pharmacist.
Nasonex® Allergy nasal spray has a shelf life of 36 months.
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