Nasacort vs Nasalcrom

Nasacort
(OTC)
Nasalcrom
(OTC)
Nasacort is a respiratory medication.
Nasalcrom is a respiratory medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.2
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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4.3
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Allergy
4.0
Concern level
1.4
Concern level
2.1
Approval Date
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July 11, 1991
January 3, 1997
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
2,458 Discussions
1,599 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Allergy
#2 for Swelling
#4 for Itching
#5 for Rhinitis
Nasacort is approved for Allergy and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
Nasalcrom is approved for Allergy and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Nas
Drowsiness
3
Addiction
2
Bronchitis
2
Fever
2
Weight Gain
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Sleep Apnea
1
Sinus Pressure
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Palpitations
1
Nas
Drowsiness
4
Addiction
3
Rhinitis
3
Hair Loss
3
Hives
3
Nose Bleeds
2
Burning
2
Acne
2
Migraines
2
Itchy Eyes
2
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Nasacort
Nas
Nasalcrom
Nas
Drowsiness
Nas
Nas
3
4
Addiction
Nas
Nas
2
3
Bronchitis
Nas
Nas
2
0
Fever
Nas
Nas
2
0
Weight Gain
Nas
Nas
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Nas
Nas
1
0
Sleep Apnea
Nas
Nas
1
0
Sinus Pressure
Nas
Nas
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Nas
Nas
1
0
Palpitations
Nas
Nas
1
0
Drowsiness
Nas
Nas
4
3
Addiction
Nas
Nas
3
2
Rhinitis
Nas
Nas
3
0
Hair Loss
Nas
Nas
3
0
Hives
Nas
Nas
3
0
Nose Bleeds
Nas
Nas
2
0
Burning
Nas
Nas
2
0
Acne
Nas
Nas
2
0
Migraines
Nas
Nas
2
0
Itchy Eyes
Nas
Nas
2
0
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 Nasacort during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Nasalcrom during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Nasalcrom and alcohol.
Method of use
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Nasal Spray
Nasal Spray
Dosages
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Aerosol: 55 mcg, 55 mcg/actuation
Aerosol: 5.2 mg/Actuation
Spray: 5.2 mg/spray (4 %)
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Triamcinolone Acetonide
Cromolyn Sodium
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Nasacort and Nasalcrom: 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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