stretch mark on body, On intranasal use:Dry or painful nose or throat, moon face, sore throat, severe side effects that may occur are fainting, itching or redness. Membrane dividing nostrils may develop perforation, skin rash, chills, ulcer of stomach or intestine, diabetes, high blood pressure, opacity of lens and increased intraocular pressure ., bleeding from nose, muscle wasting, raised pressure in eyes, nose bleeding, increased chances of infection, kidney problem, fever, new or worsening asthma.On oral or anal use:Common: Liver, unpleasant taste and smell, thinning and weakening of bone
Beclometasone is used to treat runny nose, swelling and itching of the nose due to allergy (allergic rhinitis), hay fever and ulcerative colitis. Beclometasone reduces inflammation, swelling and irritation in nose and helps to relieve itching, sneezing and blocked or runny nose. It is also used in asthma and ulcerative colitis.
Frequently Ask Questions:
Q. How long can I take beclometasone/beconase?The duration depends on the disease for which treatment is being given. Please follow the advice of your doctor.
Q. Can I take Sudafed/pseudoephedrine, paracetamol, antihistaminics/ cetirizine, ibuprofen with beclometasone?Yes, pseudoephedrine, paracetamol, cetirizine, ibuprofen can be taken along with beclometasone. Please consult your doctor before changing medication.
Q. Does beclometasone cause weight gain?Beclometasone can cause weight gain after long term use. Please consult your doctor if you are experiencing weight gain.
Q. Is beclometasone safe?Beclomethasone is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.