Relieves nasal allergy symptoms.
Prescription or OTCLower-cost generic available
Our pharmacists’ bottom line
Intal (Cromolyn) is a good option to relieve nasal allergy symptoms when antihistamines aren't working. Good choice for pregnant women.
- Treats nasal allergy symptoms.
- Most people don't have many side effects since it works in the nose and doesn't affect the rest of your body.
- It's a good option for pregnant women. Can also be used for kids 2 years and older.
- Doesn't make you drowsy or dizzy.
- No prescription is needed.
- Needs to be used regularly for at least a week to see any good effects.
- Can have an unpleasant smell or taste.
- Can cause headaches, or burning and stinging in your nose.
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Side effects for Intal (Cromolyn)
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Tips from our pharmacists
- Works best when used one week before exposure to allergens. It takes about 1 to 2 weeks until you feel the full effects.
- Check with your doctor or pharmacist to make sure you know how to use this nose spray. Don't use more than recommended.
- Shake the spray gently and clear your nose before each use.
- Before using it for the first time, prime the spray pump until you see a fine mist.
- Breathe in slowly as you're spraying. Wait a few minutes before blowing your nose if needed.
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