2nd October 2019

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Is Flonase Nasal Spray a steroid?

Fluticasone is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Fluticasone nasal (for the nose) is used to treat nasal congestion, sneezing, runny nose, and itchy or watery eyes caused by seasonal or year-round allergies. Flonase is available without a prescription.

In respect to this, is flonase good for nasal congestion?

That's why it's best to use FLONASE® products once a day, every day, during allergy season. FLONASE® products not only relieve sneezing, itchy nose, runny nose and itchy, watery eyes**, but also relieve nasal congestion.

Is fluticasone propionate a nasal decongestant?

Fluticasone is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Fluticasone nasal is used to treat nasal symptoms such as congestion, sneezing, and runny nose caused by seasonal or year-round allergies.

Is flonase good for a cold?

More in Cold & Flu. Nasal sprays for allergies such as Nasacort AQ (triamcinolone) and Flonase (fluticasone) are very popular over the counter medications used to treat itchy and runny noses. The runny nose you experience when you have a cold occurs for different reasons than when you have allergies.