Flonase vs Nasacort AQ

Flonase
(Rx)
Nasacort AQ
(Rx)
Flonase is a respiratory medication.
Nasacort AQ is a respiratory medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
No score available
Helpfulness
for Seasonal Allergies
2.5
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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October 19, 1994
July 11, 1991
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
19,687 Discussions
441 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Flonase is prescribed for Congestion and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Seasonal Allergies, although it is not approved for this condition.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Allergy
#2 for Swelling
#5 for Rhinitis
Nasacort AQ is prescribed for Allergy and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Flo
Sore Throat
5
Weight Gain
3
Palpitations
1
Cataract
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Candida
1
Head Pressure
1
Stomach Problems
1
Tachycardia
1
Lack Of Sleep
1
Nas
Sneezing
7
Drowsiness
4
High Blood Pressure
4
Sleep Apnea
4
Sore Throat
4
Fever
4
Sinus Headaches
4
Addiction
4
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Weight Gain
3
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Flonase
Flo
Nasacort AQ
Nas
Sore Throat
Flo
Nas
5
4
Weight Gain
Flo
Nas
3
3
Palpitations
Flo
Nas
1
0
Cataract
Flo
Nas
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Flo
Nas
1
3
Candida
Flo
Nas
1
0
Head Pressure
Flo
Nas
1
0
Stomach Problems
Flo
Nas
1
0
Tachycardia
Flo
Nas
1
0
Lack Of Sleep
Flo
Nas
1
0
Sneezing
Nas
Flo
7
0
Drowsiness
Nas
Flo
4
0
High Blood Pressure
Nas
Flo
4
0
Sleep Apnea
Nas
Flo
4
0
Sore Throat
Nas
Flo
4
5
Fever
Nas
Flo
4
0
Sinus Headaches
Nas
Flo
4
0
Addiction
Nas
Flo
4
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Nas
Flo
3
1
Weight Gain
Nas
Flo
3
3
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Flonase during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Nasacort AQ during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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Method of use
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Inhalation
Inhalation, Nasal Spray
Dosages
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Inhaler: 50 mcg/DOSE
Spray: 50 mcg/actuation
Suspension: 50 mcg/Actuation
Aerosol: 55 mcg
Inhaler: 55 mcg/ACT
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Fluticasone Propionate
Triamcinolone Acetonide
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Flonase and Nasacort AQ: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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