Nasacort Nasal Spray -- Drug Information
Nasacort AQ® (triamcinolone nasal spray) is a prescription medication approved for treating nasal allergy symptoms, such as:
- Runny or stuffy nose
- Nasal itching.
Nasacort AQ belongs to a group of drugs known as nasal steroids. It is approved for use in adults and children as young as six years old. In general, it is used once daily.
Before using this nasal spray, make sure your healthcare provider has up-to-date information on any other drugs you are taking, including vitamins and supplements, as well as any allergies you may have, including to medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives. Also, let your healthcare provider know if you have:
- Tuberculosis, herpes, or any other infections
- Recently had nasal surgery
- Sores or injury to the inside of your nose.
(For more information on this nasal spray, including how the drug performed in clinical trials, click Nasacort AQ.)