May 2019: Marinomed Biotech AG, a globally active biopharmaceutical company recently found that Budesolv 10[micro sign]g achieves the same effect that Rhinocort
Aqua 64[micro sign]g, a current market reference product, does, with a dose six times lower than Rhinocort
Aqua 64[micro sign]g.
Most Promoted Nasal Care Brands (Circulars) Fionase 22.0% Nasacort 16.0% Rhinocort
12.2% Clarispray 8.2% Quil 8.1% Afrin 4.0% Emergen C 3.8% Breathe Right 3.3% Unisom 2.1% Vicks Sinex 2.0% Note: Table made from bar graph.
11 October 2016 - British-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca (USD: AZN) has entered into an agreement with Cilag GmbH International, an affiliate of US-based Johnson and Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), for the divestment of the rights to Rhinocort
Aqua outside the US, the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 11, 2016-AstraZeneca Sells Rhinocort
Aqua Rights to JnJ's Cilag for USD 330m
M2 PHARMA-October 10, 2016-AstraZeneca to sell certain rights for Rhinocort
Aqua nasal spray to Cilag International
While there weren't any blockbuster switches in 2016, although Bayer Group launched a new OTC product, Clairspray, in 2016 that contains the same ingredient as Flonase and taps into the Claritin brand franchise, the active allergy category saw one new Rx-to-OTC introduction, Johnson & Johnson's Rhinocort
, in February 2016.
"You're starting to see this explosion of nasal sprays, triggered by Rx-to-OTC switches [such as Flonase and Rhinocort
Aqua] that have driven the category in the last 18 months," Patel reports.
TABLE 1 Intranasal corticosteroids Aqueous Nonaqueous Beclomethasone (Beconase AQ, Beclomethasone Vancenase AQ) (QNASL Nasal Aerosol) Budesonide (Rhinocort
Aqua) Ciclesonide (Zetonna Nasal Aerosol) Ciclesonide (Omnaris) Flunisolide (Nasalide, Nasarel) Fluticasone furoate (Veramyst) Fluticasone propionate (Flonase) Mometasone (Nasonex) Triamcinolone (Nasacort AQ) Fluticasone propionate/azelastine (a) (Dymista) (a) Combination corticosteroid and antihistamine.
The effect budesonide (Rhinocort
) in the treatment of small and medium-size nasal polyps.
These wet corticosteroid nasal sprays include mometasone (Nasonex), triamcinolone (Nasacort AQ), fluticasone (Flonase), budesonide (Rhinocort
) and ciclesonide (Omnaris).
The effect of budesonide (Rhinocort
) in the treatment of small and medium sized nasal polyps.
For the treatment of allergic rhinitis, nasal corticosteroids that act locally are desirable They include Flonase, Veramyst, Nasonex, Nasacort, and Rhinocort
. For children, Nasonex, which has the same potency as Flonase, is most desirable and is approved for kids two years old and above.