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Beclomethasone dipropionate nasal inhaler/spray; Beconase AQ, QNASL, (Vancenase, Vancenase AQ, and Beconase are discontinued brands) is a prescription drug used to treat hay fever (allergic rhinitis). Side effects, drug interactions, dosage, storage, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed prior to using this medication.

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