Nasonex (Mometasone Furoate) moe-MET-a-sone Classification: corticosteroid IFU: Nasal Polyps Action: reducing inflammatory reactions in the nasal airway in response to allergens and irritants in the air. Dosage:50 mcg/inh ; 370 mcg Route: P.O. Adverse Reaction: Bloody mucus or unexplained nosebleeds, Chills, cold or flu-like symptoms, cough or hoarseness, Fever, Headache, increased abdominal or stomach pain and cramping during menstrual periods, muscle or bone pain, stuffy or runny nose Interactions: Boceprevir: Boceprevir may increase the absorption of mometasone nasal into the bloodstream. In some cases, this can increase side effects such as swelling, weight gain, high blood pressure, high blood glucose, muscle weakness, depression, acne, thinning skin, stretch marks, easy bruising, bone density loss, cataracts, menstrual irregularities, etc. Page 122
Neurontin (Gabapentin) Page 123 GA-ba-PEN-tin Classification: Anticonvulsant. IFU: Nerve Pain Action: Affects chemicals and nerves in the body that are involved in the cause of seizures and some types of pain. Gabapentin affects chemicals and nerves in the body that are involved in the cause of seizures and some types of pain. Dosage: 1 00mg (capsules, tablets, oral solution) Route: P.O. Adverse Reaction: Clumsiness or unsteadiness, Anxiety, concentration problems and change in school performance, crying, depression, false sense of well-being, hyperactivity or increase in body movements, rapidly changing moods, reacting too quickly, too emotional, or overreacting, Restlessness, suspiciousness or distrust Interactions: Sodium oxybate: Using sodium oxybate together with gabapentin may increase side effects such as drowsiness, dizziness, lightheadedness, confusion, depression, low blood pressure, slow or shallow breathing, and impairment in thinking, judgment, and motor coordination.