Potential side effects while using this drug include:
- Nasal dryness
- Blurred vision
- Facial edema
You may experience some, none, or other side effects not mentioned above. If you have any concerns about a side effect or it becomes bothersome, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
This drug may interact with other medications. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and inform your doctor and pharmacist.
If you experience an adverse drug interaction stop taking this drug. Inform your doctor immediately to reevaluate your treatment plan. Your dose may need to be adjusted, substituted with another drug, or discontinue using the drug.
Does food or alcohol interact with tixocortol?
There are no known food or alcohol interactions with tixocortol.
Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you have any concerns regarding food-drug interactions.
What health conditions may interact with tixocortol?
This drug should be taken with caution if you have any of the following conditions or risk factors:
Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you have any concerns regarding specific health conditions.
The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult your doctor or pharmacist before using tixocortol.
What is the dose of tixocortol for an adult?
For treating rhinitis
- Actuate 1 to 2 pulverizations into each nostril 2 to 4 times a day, as directed by your doctor.
What is the dose of tixocortol for a child?
This drug is not recommended for use in children and the recommended dose has not been established. Consult a doctor or pharmacist for alternatives and more information.
How is tixocortol available?
This drug is available in the following brands, dosage forms, and strengths:
- Pivalone 1% nasal suspension
What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?
In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.
What should I do if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose of this drug, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.