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Allergic Rhinitis 27 reviews 870 medications
   
7.8
Nasal Polyps 4 reviews 4 medications
   
5.0
Summary of Nasonex reviews 31 reviews 6.4

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For Allergic Rhinitis "I have been taking Nasonex for 8 years for seasonal allergies to various tree pollens. I get the horribly itchy eyes/nose/palate and runny nose. If I start taking Nasonex a few weeks prior to spring pollen season, it really helps and reduces about 90% of my symptoms. This way, I can still function for the month or two of pollen season. I would recommend this to people with Birch tree allergies."

   
9.0

Koney (taken for 1 to 6 months) April 18, 2016

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For Allergic Rhinitis "I had a cold with a stuffy nose so I don't know why my Doctor prescribed this for me. I wish I could give this product a zero. It did absolutely nothing for me except give me severe nosebleeds. I would love to contact the company to complain but I can't find their contact information anywhere. Worst 50 bucks I ever spent."

   
1.0

ilydietcoke February 24, 2016

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For Allergic Rhinitis "Nasonex worked grateful for my sinuses. It help with preventing headaches. The bad thing is I LOST MY SENSE OF SMELL. I used it for a very short time and stopped when I realized I couldn't smell. It has been over 3 months since I used it. The sense hasn't returned. I also lost my sense for taste. The taste came back after 2 or 3 weeks of not using the product."

   
8.0

Honesty 7 (taken for less than 1 month) February 24, 2016

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For Allergic Rhinitis "I have Allergic Rhinitis since I was a kid unfortunately I was told that there is no cure for this allergy it will be with me for the rest of my life - doctors have always treated my so called sinus issue with Flu medication and sinus medication to be honest it worked for a hour max and I am back where I started. A doctor prescribed Kestine and Nasonex almost 15 years ago I used it for the first two days and every time when we the seasons change. To-date I still use the same products and I don't regret using it since - honestly the best medication available for people who have Allergic Rhinitis. "

   
10

Oskido February 10, 2016

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For Allergic Rhinitis "Has never once worked in opening my sinuses during a cold or flu... Pretty much useless as far as I can tell."

   
2.0

Frank245 (taken for less than 1 month) December 25, 2015

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For Allergic Rhinitis "Nasonex worked quickly at helping the inflammation in my throat but I was getting daily headaches so I had to stop using it."

   
5.0

Kiki5150 (taken for less than 1 month) December 16, 2015

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For Allergic Rhinitis "I began using Nasonex to help with nasal congestion and snoring. Worked really well. I was also on Cymbalta and Lamictal for depression. About the same time I started the Nasonex, I began to suffer from acute, chronic migraines, as many as 20 per month. I went through 5 different neurologists/specialists during a SIX year period in which I was more or less bedridden. When the drug company stopped supplying it in September, I had to stop taking it, and haven't had a migraine since. Doctors need to be made more aware of the link between Nasonex and migraines. This condition is incredibly hard to diagnose and treat, as everyone has different triggers. Doctors don't know- for six years they got nowhere-- I was the one who figured it out."

   
2.0

CateN12 December 15, 2015

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For Allergic Rhinitis "It works well without side effects."

   
9.0

Johnny 5 (taken for 1 to 2 years) August 29, 2015

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For Allergic Rhinitis "Nasonex worked great for what it was intended. My nasal passages opened up during the worst allergy season on record, and I didn't want to scratch my face off. I had to stop using it though because it was causing tension headaches and eye weirdness. I even stopped and started again to make sure it was the Nasonex, and it was. Oh well. It's worth trying if your insurance covers it, otherwise it's $200+..."

   
8.0

nckhella (taken for less than 1 month) May 27, 2015

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For Allergic Rhinitis "I went to the doctor because of a serious flu that affected my breathing because of post nasal drips, extreme coughing and fearsome blockage of my throat while coughing. Among two other medicines including general cough medicine, he prescribed Nasonex. This has helped tremendously. It has cleared my nasal passages and it has allowed me to breath properly. It has stopped my heavy snoring which was caused by having to breath through my mouth. I do not know whether I am imagining it, but for years I have had erectile disfunction, so much so that I have given up trying anything to cure it and just accept my condition. However, lately I am getting reasonable erections at night and I wounder if it is some beneficial side effect of Nasonex."

   
10

Lenny Boy (taken for 1 to 6 months) April 21, 2015

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For Allergic Rhinitis "This is the best product I've ever used for allergies. For a long time, I've suffered terribly with hay fever, which antihistimines controlled but it was the constant itchy face, nose and neck that made life miserable for me and I couldn't find anything to control it. I had tried other nasal sprays but to no avail. A friend recommended Nasonex and I tried it reluctantly. After 1 week of taking it (one spray in each nostril every morning) I am delighted. No more itchiness, sneezing, water eyes and no more misery!! I'm very happy and grateful and I've suffered no side effects so far."

   
10

Summertime1777777 April 2, 2015

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For Allergic Rhinitis "Nasonex was prescribed because I can't breathe easily through my nose. It is hard to sleep at night and breathing through my mouth is very troublesome. I would wake several times at night with dry mouth, throat and in the morning, have a raspy voice. Dr thought I might have allergies and thought the Nasonex might open up nasal passages."

   
6.0

Tall Sal (taken for 1 to 6 months) January 13, 2015

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For Allergic Rhinitis "I've had an annoying and embarrassing hay fever related symptom for about 10 years. First red eyes and itchy tear ducts which progressed to eyelid twitching. At first my eyelids twitched whenever I sneezed, but then it would happen randomly and increased in frequency. It became so bad I would avoid meetings at the office. I tried the common hayfever medication and some helped off and on but I could never get the darn twitching to stop. A few months ago I saw my doctor for an unrelated issue and he prescribed Nasonex. My hay fever, itchy eyes and eyelid twitching DISAPPEARED within a few days. I feel like a new person now!!!"

   
10

Rodr (taken for 1 to 6 months) January 6, 2015

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For Allergic Rhinitis "It worked like a magic for my allergy symptoms. I think it took about 24~48 hours to kick in. Now I only use 1 spray per nostril everyday. If I skip for more than 2 days, I start sneezing again, and that's how I know this medication works. Now I am interested in looking into long-term use."

   
9.0

jingleelle August 25, 2014

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For Allergic Rhinitis "Works great for allergies. I mean AMAZING. My only issue is if I miss a dose, within 12-24 hours I get symptoms of a sinus infection."

   
5.0

MaddScientist98 (taken for 2 to 5 years) July 19, 2014

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For Allergic Rhinitis "This nose spray has been working great for me. It has transformed my allergic life from literally not being able to function to the normal me. I can't be more grateful. No side effects at all. It is also amazing how it was effective from the second use onwards. I do recommend the continuous use of it."

   
10

MariaHl April 6, 2014

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For Nasal Polyps "Constantly stuffed up nose. Dr recommended taking it for a couple weeks. After day 4 I had extreme rage. I would flip out over the slightest thing like someone cutting me off driving."

Thundercattt November 4, 2013

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For Allergic Rhinitis "Magic. I actually used it for congestion/flu."

   
8.0

scotsmand (taken for less than 1 month) April 1, 2013

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For Allergic Rhinitis "I was allergic to it. Developed upper respiratory infection, cough, conjuctivitis, and the final straw was waking up one night with my throat almost swollen shut. The allergist said I had a reaction to it and to stop taking it."

   
1.0

alksy (taken for less than 1 month) March 8, 2013

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For Allergic Rhinitis "Has eliminated daily sinus headaches and sore throats."

   
9.0

pollengirl (taken for 5 to 10 years) January 29, 2013

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For Nasal Polyps "Like other users I had severe headaches on this, and then the metal taste mentioned."

   
3.0

Anonymous August 20, 2012

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For Allergic Rhinitis "I am a seasonal allergy sufferer ...and some years they are worse than others. This year I have been miserable, always either sneezing continually or not able to breathe, or a continuous runny nose, bleeding nose...tired and just not able to function!! None of this fun or attractive. I remember my doctor prescribing Nasonex a few years back and I went back and asked for it again. Within 2 days I felt back to my normal self and was able to breathe properly. No more lethargy and no more nose bleeds. It truly is a miracle for me with no side effects. "

   
9.0

C.A. (taken for less than 1 month) July 30, 2012

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"Helps me quickly when my sinuses and throat are swollen/irritated."

   
8.0

Anonymous (taken for 1 to 6 months) July 14, 2012

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For Allergic Rhinitis "Used Nasonex for approximately three weeks. Discontinued use due to headaches and severe impairment of taste (metal taste). Have not used in over one week. Headaches have been relieved, but still have metal taste in mouth."

   
3.0

Anonymous April 2, 2012

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For Nasal Polyps "I have had polyps removed 6 times now and have been using Nasonex since it first came on the market. Maybe it stopped some growing but for the past 5 months I have suffered headaches every day. Maybe I've used Nasonex for too many years for this to start happening. Since stopping the Nasonex my headaches have ceased. What a relief."

   
4.0

Anonymous December 3, 2011

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