Asmanex Drug

Important Information about Asmanex Drug

  • Asmanex (mometasone) is a steroid.
  • The generic name of asmanex is mometasone inhalation.
  • Do not take asmanex to take care of an asthma attack that has already begun.
  • Side effects like wheezing, skin rash, bruising, worsening asthma symptoms may occur due to use of asmanex.

Serious side effects:

  • wheezing or breathing problems after using Asmanex;
  • skin rash, bruising, severe tingling, numbness, pain, muscle weakness;
  • changes in the shape or location of body fat (especially in your arms, legs, face, neck, breasts, and waist); or
  • worsening asthma symptoms.

Less serious side effects may include:

  • headache;
  • runny nose, increased sinus allergy symptoms;
  • stuffy nose, sinus pain, sore throat, nosebleed;
  • muscle or joint pain, back pain;
  • nausea, upset stomach, loss of appetite;
  • changes in menstrual periods;
  • tired feeling; or
  • hoarseness or deepened voice.