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Zetonna

Generic Name: ciclesonide nasal (sik le SON ide)
Brand Names: Omnaris, Zetonna
Zetonna (ciclesonide) nasal aerosol is used to treat seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis. Includes Zetonna side effects, interactions and indications.
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Drug Information:
Zetonna (ciclesonide) is a man-made steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Zetonna nasal spray is used to treat nasal symptoms (congestion, sneezing, runny nose) caused by seasonal allergies in adults and children as young as 6 years old. Zetonna is also used to treat nasal symptoms caused by year-round allergies in adults and children who are at least 12 years old. Zetonna may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide. Before using Zetonna, tell your doctor if you have asthma, glaucoma, tuberculosis or other infection of the lungs, an open sore inside your nose, or a recent nose injury or surgery. Tell your doctor if you are or have been using any other steroid medications: oral, inhaled, or injected. Learn more

Zetonna Side Effects

Zetonna Side Effects

Note: This document contains side effect information about ciclesonide nasal. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Zetonna.

For the Consumer

Applies to ciclesonide nasal: nasal aerosol liquid, nasal spray

Along with its needed effects, ciclesonide nasal (the active ingredient contained in Zetonna) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking ciclesonide nasal:

Less common

  • Bloody nose
  • fever
  • headache
  • muscle aches
  • nasal discomfort
  • sore throat
  • stuffy or runny nose
  • unusual tiredness or weakness

Rare

  • Acne or pimples
  • blindness
  • blistering, burning, crusting, dryness, or flaking of the skin
  • bloody mucus or unexplained nosebleeds
  • blurred vision
  • change in vision
  • darkening of the skin
  • decreased vision
  • diarrhea
  • difficulty with breathing or troubled breathing
  • difficulty with swallowing
  • dizziness
  • eye pain
  • fainting
  • hives
  • itching, scaling, severe redness, soreness, or swelling of the skin
  • loss of appetite
  • loss of consciousness
  • loss of vision
  • menstrual changes
  • mental depression
  • nausea
  • reddening of the skin, especially around the ears
  • skin rash
  • swelling of the eyes, eyelids, face, or inside of the nose
  • tearing
  • tightness in the chest
  • vomiting
  • weight gain around the face, neck, and trunk
  • wheezing
  • white patches inside the nose or throat

Some side effects of ciclesonide nasal may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Less common

  • Ear pain

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to ciclesonide nasal: nasal aerosol, nasal spray

General

The most commonly reported side effects were headache, epistaxis, nasopharyngitis, and ear pain.

Endocrine

Frequency not reported: Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis effects

Immunologic

Common (1% to 10%): Influenza

Frequency not reported: Candida albicans infections, immunosuppression

Hypersensitivity

Postmarketing reports: Hypersensitivity reactions (angioedema with swelling of the lips, tongue, and pharynx)

Respiratory

Common (1% to 10%): Nasopharyngitis, upper respiratory tract infection, pharyngolaryngeal pain, sinusitis, nasal discomfort, cough, bronchitis, epistaxis

Frequency not reported: Nasal dryness, nasal mucosal/septum disorders, pharyngitis, streptococcal pharyngitis, tonsillitis, nasal septal perforations

Postmarketing reports: Nasal congestion, nasal ulcer

Ocular

Postmarketing reports: Development or worsening of lens opacities, increase in intraocular pressure, worsening visual acuity

Other

Common (1% to 10%): Ear pain

Frequency not reported: Impaired wound healing, ear infection

Nervous system

Common (1% to 10%): Headache

Frequency not reported: Sinus headache

Postmarketing reports: Dizziness

Musculoskeletal

Common (1% to 10%): Back pain, muscle strain

Genitourinary

Common (1% to 10%): Urinary tract infection

Gastrointestinal

Common (1% to 10%): Nausea

Editorial References and Review

Medically reviewed by BestRx Medical Team Last updated on 1/1/2020.

Source: Drugs.com Zetonna