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    What does Mometasone treat?

    Mometasone is a topical corticosteroid cream or ointment prescribed to treat inflammation, redness, itching and swelling caused by diverse skin conditions. This includes psoriasis, lichen simplex chronicus, genital organ pruritus, eczema, dermatitis, allergy, granuloma annulare, discoid lupus erythematosus and cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. This also comes in a nasal spray form and is used to treat stuffy nose, runny nose, itching and sneezing due to allergies. Your physician may use this to treat other ailments based on their discretion.

    Dosage Instructions

    Follow the Mometasone dosage prescribed by your physician. The dosage could vary based on individual patient requirements. Always follow your physician’s instructions or go by the directions on the prescription drug label. To apply the cream or ointment, clean the affected area and massage a thin layer into the skin. Use once daily. Use the nasal spray as directed by your doctor.

    Missed a dose?

    Take the dose immediately once you remember. In case, this time falls close to the next dosage, skip it and get back to the prescribed schedule. Never take a double dose unless your physician specifically directs you to do so.


    Don’t waste any time and seek immediate medical attention.

    Drug Interactions

    Drug interactions must be considered before starting to take any kind of drug. Drug interactions might happen either when Mometasone is taken along with another drug or with particular foods. To prevent any kind of negative interaction, make sure you inform your doctor of any drugs you are taking including non-prescription medication, OTCs, health supplements like vitamins, minerals, herbal medicine, drinks with caffeine and alcohol, illegal drugs, smoking habits and so on which may increase or interfere with the effect of Mometasone.

    It may interact with: 

    • Mifepristone 

    This is not an exhaustive list though.

    Appraise your doctor of any medical conditions that you are suffering from and your family history of medical ailments. It’s important that you do not stop or start taking any medicine without the consent of your physician.

    Possible Side Effects

    Mometasone might have some side effects but it’s not possible to anticipate them. It does not have any major side effects and the minor ones that may occur are temporary. In rare cases, there might be major side effects and immediate medical attention must be sought.

    Some of the side effects could be body aches or pain, ear congestion, fever, headache, chills, cough, loss of voice, nasal congestion and more. This is not the complete list though.

    In case, there is a change in intensity of side effects or if any new side effects develop, make sure you consult your doctor.

    What to ask your doctor before you start on Mometasone

    • Can I use Mometasone along with other drugs? 
    • Are there certain foods, beverages and products to be avoided while on Mometasone? 
    • What is the dosage of Mometasone to be used? 
    • How should I use Mometasone? 
    • How will Mometasone work on my body? 
    • How can the drug interactions and side effects of Mometasone be minimized or completely avoided?


    The health and medical information that we have provided are meant to supplement and not substitute the advice of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professionals. This does not suggest that usage of Mometasone is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always ensure that you take this or any other drug only after consulting your physician.


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    Posted By... IDMRx User | 2013-02-05
    I just ordered your Generic Nasonex 50mcg 120 Doses Nasal Spray - Mometasone. What is the shelf life of this item, and what is the best way to store it for future use? Reply
    Replied by Pharmacist @ IDM
    Hi, Generic for Nasonex 50mcg(mometasone furoate) consist of minimum of 2-3 years of Expiration date so you no need to worry about self-life and please store upright in a cool and dry place, protect from light and keep out of the reach of children.
    Posted By... IDMRx User | 2011-05-13
    What is the percent of Hydroquinone in this product? Reply
    Replied by Pharmacist @ IDM
    Hi, Hydroquinone–Tretinoin–Mometasone 2-0.025-0.1% Cream 15GM contains Hydroquinone USP 4%.
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