Benacort 64mcg Nasal Spray contains a medicine called budesonide. This belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids, which help to reduce and prevent inflammation.
Benacort 64mcg Nasal Spray is used to treat the symptoms of allergies to such things as pollen (hay fever) including sneezing, a runny, itchy or blocked-up nose. Regular use of this nasal spray can reduce inflammation in the nose and help prevent these symptoms.
It is suitable for adults aged 18 years and over.
Adults aged 18 years and over: Do not use more than two sprays into each nostril in a day.
Using Benacort 64mcg Nasal Spray:
When to start using the nasal spray: Try to start using this nasal spray before you come into, contact with whatever causes the allergy. For example, if it is a particular type of pollen that causes your hay fever, use this nasal spray before and during the time when you are exposed to it.
How long to use the nasal spray for: Use this nasal spray regularly. Keep using it until you are no longer exposed to whatever is causing your allergy. The full effect of treatments like this nasal spray are not achieved until after a few days of treatment. You therefore may not notice any effects for the first few days.
If your symptoms are not controlled after 14 days, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not use this nasal spray continuously for longer than 3 months.
DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE.
Nasal irritation (sneezing, dry nose, or stinging in your nose). These can happen straight after using this nasal spray, nose bleeds and muscle cramps.
64 micrograms of budesonide in each spray.
⚠️ Safety information
Caution: Use only as directed. Avoid contact with eyes. If eye contact occurs wash out immediately with warm water. If irritation occurs discontinue use. As we are always looking to improve our products, our formulations change from time to time, so please always check the product packaging before use.