QNASL is a waterless nasal spray.

Prepping and using
Your waterless QNASL device

your waterless QNASL device

Watch this video to see how to use QNASL

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Read these steps to get started with QNASL


Priming your QNASL device
  • Preparing to prime QNASL.
    The first time you use QNASL, you'll
    need to prime your QNASL device.1
  • Learn more about the QNASL device.
    Remove the protective dust cap from
    QNASL and hold the nasal actuator
    upright between your thumb and
    index finger. The canister should be
    on top and the white nasal actuator
    tip on the bottom.2
  • Learn how to prime QNASL.
    Pointing your QNASL device away from
    your eyes and face, press down fully on
    the top of the canister to spray it 4 times
    into the air.2
  • See how QNASL tracks sprays.
    The device is now ready for use
    and the spray counter should
    read 120 before your first use.2

    Do not prime your QNASL device every day.2
  • Remember to reprime QNASL if you haven't used it for more than 7 days in a row.
    Has it been more than 7 days in a row
    since you last used QNASL? You’ll
    have to reprime it before use by
    spraying it 2 times into the air, away
    from your eyes and face.2


    Next, select “How to use, clean, and store your device” below, to begin using QNASL.
How to use, clean, and store your device
  • It’s important to use waterless QNASL as prescribed so that it’s as effective as possible. Keep in mind that the usual dose of QNASL is 2 sprays in each nostril, once a day.2
  • Learn how to use QNASL.
    To get started, blow your nose to clear your
    nostrils.2
    After you’ve removed the protective dust
    cap, inspect the nasal actuator tip to confirm
    it’s clear of foreign objects.2 Waterless
    QNASL does not need to be shaken before
    use.1
    Hold your QNASL device upright and
    insert the nasal actuator tip into one nostril.2
  • Learn how to spray QNASL.
    Point the device slightly away from
    the wall between your nostrils
    (nasal septum) while holding your
    other nostril closed.2
  • Learn how to administer a dose of QNASL.
    Hold your breath and press down firmly
    and completely on the canister to release
    1 spray. Continue to hold your breath for 5
    seconds after releasing the spray and then
    breathe out slowly through your mouth.2
    Inspect the nasal actuator tip to confirm it’s
    clear of foreign objects, and repeat the
    steps for a second spray in the same nostril.
    Don’t blow your nose between sprays.2
  • Learn the proper way to use QNASL. Learn the proper way to use QNASL. Learn the proper way to use QNASL.
    When you’re done with the first nostril,
    follow the same steps to complete
    2 sprays in the second nostril. Don’t
    blow your nose between sprays.2
    You should not blow your nose for the
    next 15 minutes after using QNASL.2
    Remember, you should not use more
    than 4 sprays per day.2
  • Learn how to clean the QNASL device.
    Using a clean, dry tissue or cloth,
    wipe the actuator tip and cover it
    with the protective dust cap. Be
    sure to keep your QNASL device
    clean and dry at all times, and
    store it at room temperature, 59°F
    to 86°F (15°C to 30°C).2
  • Do not use QNASL once the counter reaches zero. Be sure to throw the device away.
    The built-in counter will track how
    many sprays of QNASL you have
    left. As the counter gets close to 0,
    remember to refill your prescription
    to continue using QNASL without
    interruption.1 When the counter
    reaches 0, do not use your QNASL
    device. Be sure to throw it away.2
Learn how to properly use QNASL.

For a copy of these instructions, download the Patient Information Leaflet

APPROVED USES

QNASL (beclomethasone dipropionate) Nasal Aerosol is a prescription medication that treats seasonal nasal and year-round nasal allergy symptoms in adults and adolescents 12 years of age and older.

Important Safety Information
In clinical studies, nosebleeds and nose ulcers were more common in patients treated with QNASL Nasal Aerosol than patients who received placebo. Some nosebleeds were more severe in patients treated with QNASL Nasal Aerosol than in patients who received placebo. Tell your healthcare provider if you start to have nosebleeds or nasal ulcers after using QNASL Nasal Aerosol
Thrush (Candida), a fungal infection in your nose, mouth, or throat, may occur. Tell your healthcare provider if you have any redness or white colored patches in your mouth or throat
You should avoid using QNASL Nasal Aerosol until your nose is healed if you have a sore in your nose, you have had recent surgery on your nose, or if your nose has been injured, because QNASL Nasal Aerosol may cause slow wound healing
Some people who use corticosteroids may have eye problems such as increased pressure in the eye (glaucoma) or cataracts. If you have a history of glaucoma or cataracts or have a family history of eye problems, you should have regular eye exams while you use QNASL Nasal Aerosol
Serious allergic reactions can happen in people taking QNASL Nasal Aerosol. Stop using QNASL Nasal Aerosol and call your healthcare provider right away or get emergency help if you experience shortness of breath or trouble breathing, skin rash, redness, swelling, severe itching, or swelling of your lips, tongue, or face
People are more likely to get infections if they have immune system problems or use drugs, including corticosteroids, which may weaken the body’s ability to fight infections. Avoid contact with people who have infections like chickenpox or measles while using QNASL Nasal Aerosol. Speak to your healthcare provider before using QNASL Nasal Aerosol if you have tuberculosis or untreated fungal, bacterial, or viral infections, or eye infections caused by herpes. Symptoms of an infection include: fever, pain, aches, chills, feeling tired, nausea, and vomiting
A condition in which the adrenal glands do not make enough steroid hormones may occur. Symptoms can include tiredness, weakness, dizziness, nausea, and vomiting. Tell your healthcare provider if you experience these symptoms
Children taking QNASL Nasal Aerosol should have their growth checked regularly, since corticosteroids may slow growth in children
The most common side effects with QNASL Nasal Aerosol are nasal discomfort, nosebleeds, and headache
Tell your healthcare provider if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away
These are not all of the possible side effects of QNASL Nasal Aerosol. For more information, ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

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