Budesonide is a corticosteroid for the treatment of asthma, non-infectious rhinitis (including hay fever and other allergies), and for treatment and prevention of nasal polyposis. Additionally, it is used for inflammatory bowel disease. It is marketed by AstraZeneca as a nasal inhalation with the brand name Rhinocort, as an oral inhalation with the brand name Pulmicort, and as an enema and a modified-release capsule with the brand name Entocort. ...

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... BUDESONIDE (Rhinocort® Aqua™ Nasal Spray) relieves inflammation and congestion of a stuffy nose caused by hay fever and other allergies. Generic budesonide nasal sprays are not yet available. NOTE: Rhinocort® Nasal Inhaler has been discontinued in the US. ...
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Budesonide Systematic (IUPAC) name 16,17-(butylidenebis(oxy))-11, ...
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