Flutiair

Flutiair

fluticasone

Manufacturer:

Sava Healthcare

Distributor:

Scheeling

Marketer:

Ambica
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Fluticasone propionate
Indications/Uses
Management of nasal symptoms of seasonal & perennial allergic & non-allergic rhinitis in adult & childn ≥4 yr.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Prevention & treatment of seasonal allergic rhinitis including hay fever Adult & childn >14 yr 2 sprays into each nostril once daily, preferably in the morning. Max: 2 sprays into each nostril daily. Childn 4-12 yr 1 spray into each nostril once daily, preferably in the morning. Max: 2 sprays into each nostril daily. Maintenance: 1 spray into each nostril once a day. Elderly Adult dose.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Not for acute attacks. Active or quiescent pulmonary TB. Patients transferring from systemic steroid treatment. Avoid abrupt w/drawal, prolonged use (>6 mth) & larger than recommended dose. May unmask underlying eosinophilic conditions eg, Churg-Strauss syndrome. May cause a reduction in growth velocity or long term treatment to childn. Discontinue slowly if hypercorticism & adrenal suppression appears. Pregnancy. Childn <4 yr.
Drug Interactions
Risk of systemic corticosteroid side effects w/ ritonavir.
ATC Classification
R01AD08 - fluticasone ; Belongs to the class of topical corticosteroids used for prophylaxis and treatment of allergic rhinitis.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Flutiair nasal spray 500 mcg/mL
Packing/Price
10 mL x 1's
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