- Acetylsalicylic Acid
- Azelastine Nasal Spray
- Ciprofloxacin–Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose
- Halobetasol Propionate
- Ipratropium Bromide–Albuterol/Salbutamol
- Ketorolac Tromethamine
- Loteprednol Etabonate
- Mefenamic Acid
- Sodium Chloride
- Sodium Cromoglycate/Cromolyn
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Novasone* used for?
Generic for Novasone* (Mometasone) is a topical corticosteroid used to treat inflammation, redness, itching, and swelling caused by a number of skin conditions such as psoriasis, eczema, dermatitis, allergy, lichen simplex chronicus, genital organ pruritus, granuloma annulare, discoid lupus erythematosus, and cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.
Generic for Novasone* is also available in nasal spray form, which is used to treat and prevent nasal symptoms such as stuffy nose, runny nose, itching, and sneezing caused by seasonal or perennial (year-round) allergies. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Novasone*?
The dosage of Generic for Novasone* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician's instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label. The following dosage information includes the common dose of Generic for Novasone* If your dose is different, do not follow the dosage described below unless your physician has approved.
Wash your hands before and after using Generic for Novasone* Apply a thin film of Generic for Novasone* cream or ointment onto the affected area once daily. To apply the lotion, gently massage a few drops onto the affected area once daily.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Novasone*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to apply Generic for Novasone* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Novasone*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Novasone*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Novasone*?
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Novasone*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Also, tell your prescriber or health care professional if you are a frequent user of drinks containing caffeine or alcohol, if you smoke, or if you use illegal drugs. These may affect the way your medicine works. Check with your health care professional before stopping or starting any of your medicines.
What are the side effects of Generic for Novasone*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Novasone* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Novasone* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Novasone* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Novasone* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Novasone* can cause side effects such as thinning, itching, burning, stinging, irritation, redness, or dryness of the skin. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are using Generic for Novasone*
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Novasone*?
Is it possible for me to apply Generic for Novasone* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I apply Generic for Novasone*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Novasone*?
How will Generic for Novasone* work in my body?
How should Generic for Novasone* be applied?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Novasone* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Novasone* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.