Patients should take the medication as directed and should not exceed the prescribed dosage. The patient should contact the physician if symptoms do not improve after two weeks, or if the condition worsens. Patients who experience recurrent episodes of epistaxis (nosebleeds) or nasal septum discomfort while taking this medication should contact their physician. For proper use of RHINOCORT AQUA (budesonide) Nasal Spray and to attain maximum improvement, the patient should read and follow the accompanying patient information carefully. Do not use RHINOCORT AQUA (budesonide) Nasal Spray after the labeled number of sprays have been used (does not include priming) or after the expiration date shown on the carton or bottle label.
In 2012, the US Food and Drug Administration approved quadrivalent formulations of both the live-attenuated influenza vaccine and the inactivated influenza vaccine; these vaccines contain two strains of influenza A virus and two strains of influenza B virus (Hibberd, 2012). Fluarix Quadrivalent is a vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of disease caused by influenza A subtype viruses and type B viruses contained in the vaccine. It is approved for use in persons 3 years of age and older. Safety has not been established in pregnant women or nursing mothers. (FDA, 2013).