Flixotide Indications/Uses





Agencia Lei Va Hong
Full Prescribing Info
FLIXOTIDE has a marked anti-inflammatory effect in the lungs. It reduces symptoms and exacerbations of asthma in patients previously treated with bronchodilator alone or with other prophylactic therapy.
Adults and adolescents 16 years of age and older: Prophylactic management in: Mild asthma: Patients requiring intermittent symptomatic bronchodilator asthma medication on more than an occasional basis.
Moderate asthma: Patients requiring regular asthma medication and patients with unstable or worsening asthma on currently available prophylactic therapy or bronchodilator alone.
Severe asthma: Patients with severe chronic asthma. On introduction of inhaled fluticasone propionate many patients who are dependent on systemic corticosteroids for adequate control of symptoms may be able to reduce significantly or to eliminate their requirement for oral corticosteroids.
Children 12 months of age and older: Any child who requires preventive asthma medication, including patients not controlled on currently available prophylactic medication.
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