Is Beconase Nasal Spray Prescription Only
Beconase Aqueous Nasal Spray is for administration by the intranasal route only. Adults and children over six years of age: The recommended dosage is two sprays into each nostril twice daily (400 micrograms/day). Once control has been established it may be possible to maintain control with fewer sprays. Beclometasone nasal spray is available on prescription for adults and children. Adults can buy it from pharmacies and supermarkets.
Beclometasone also comes as: an inhaler – for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) cream and ointment – for skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis tablets – for ulcerative colitis They can be used to treat a range of conditions, including hay fever, sinusitis, non-allergic rhinitis and nasal polyps. Some steroid nasal sprays are available to buy from pharmacies and shops, while others are only available on prescription. Steroid nasal drops are also available. Common examples of steorid nasal sprays include: beclometasone