Avamys

Avamys

fluticasone

Manufacturer:

GlaxoSmithKline

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Fluticasone furoate
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic treatment of seasonal & perennial allergic rhinitis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & adolescent ≥12 yr Initially 2 sprays in each nostril once daily. Maintenance dose: 1 spray in each nostril once daily. Childn 2-11 yr Initially 1 spray in each nostril once daily, may be increased to 2 sprays in each nostril once daily. Maintenance dose: 1 spray in each nostril once daily.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Central serous chorioretinopathy. High doses & prolonged use. Not recommended in concomitant use w/ ritonavir. Pregnancy & lactation. Reduced growth velocity in childn. Not recommended in childn <2 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Epistaxis. Nasal ulceration, headache.
Drug Interactions
Increased exposure w/ ketoconazole.
ATC Classification
R01AD12 - fluticasone furoate ; Belongs to the class of topical corticosteroids used for prophylaxis and treatment of allergic rhinitis.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Avamys nasal spray 27.5 mcg/spray
Packing/Price
120 × 1's;60 × 1's
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