What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Rhinocort Aerosol to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Possibly Safe: CURRENT EVIDENCE SUPPORTS USE OF INHALED CORTICOSTEROIDS FOR ASTHMA TX IN PREG
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: REPORTED AMOUNT IN BREASTMILK < 1% OF MATERNAL DOSE W/ INHALATION.
If you are an adult over 60
Giving Rhinocort Aerosol to a child under 12
- Severe Precaution: Decreased growth velocity. Safety & efficacy not established age < 6 years.
- Severe Precaution: May reduce growth rate. Monitor growth and use lowest effective dose.
CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.