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A healthcare provider may prescribe mometasone nasal spray to treat nasal polyps and allergic rhinitis. The medication is a type of steroid that works by decreasing inflammation that can be caused by allergies. The nasal spray is available in one strength and is typically used once or twice a day.
What Is Mometasone Nasal Spray?Mometasone nasal spray (Nasonex®) is a prescription medication approved to treat the following conditions:
- Sneezing, runny or stuffy nose, and nasal itching due to allergies (known medically as allergic rhinitis)
- Nasal polyps (small, noncancerous growths on the lining inside the nose).