It is given as a spray in the nose to treat the nasal symptoms of allergic rhinitis.
Headache , nasal irritation , dry mucous membranes , naso-sinus congestion, throat discomfort , sneezing and epistaxis.
Do not use if: You are allergic (hypersensitive) to triamcinolone acetonide or any of the other ingredients. Signs of an allergic reaction include: a rash (hives), itching, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat or tongue.
If there is any reason to suppose that adrenal function is impaired, care must be taken while transferring patients from systemic steroid treatment to this spray.
In clinical studies , it is administered intranasally, the development of localised infections of the nose and pharynx with Candida albicans has rarely occurred. When such an infection develops it may require treatment with appropriate local therapy and temporary discontinuation of treatment with this medicine.
Because of the inhibitory effect of corticosteroids on wound healing in patients who have experienced recent nasal septal ulcers, nasal surgery or trauma, it should be used with caution until healing has occurred.
Glaucoma and/or cataracts have been reported in patients receiving nasal corticosteroids. Therefore, close monitoring is warranted in patients with a change in vision or with a history of increased intraocular pressure, glaucoma and/or cataracts.
Always consult your physician before using any medicine.
Some medicines may increase the effects and your doctor may wish to monitor you carefully if you are taking these medicines (including some medicines for HIV: ritonavir, cobicistat) .