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    Default Toddler on steroids = sleeplessness?

    Has anyone ever used/administered nasonex?

    It's apparently a 'powerful' steroid.

    DD has been on it for almost a week now and her sleep has been shot. Sleeplessness is not listed as a side effect and I can't find much information about 'nasonex junior'

    Thought I might ask some real mums if they've had any experience with the drug?

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    I used it for myself when I had some ongoing sinus issues, but didn't notice any side effects. My son hasn't had it, sorry.

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    I have noticed a big behavior shift as well.

    She's been in 'time out' about 3-4 times a day lately, usually it's once every 3-4 DAYS! she's been throwing big tantys too. Kicking, doing to stiff board maneuver, head banging arm thumping etc.

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    Hi I don't know anything about nasonex other than its a steriod but I know that other types of steroids can cause sleeplessness if given at night time.

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    Thanks beatnik.

    She only has it first thing in the morning (after breakfast)

    But her day time sleeps have gone from 4 hours down to 1 hour, and over night she has gone from 12 hours with zero wakings to 10 hours with 3-4 wakings.


 

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