Flonase

1 What is Flonase?

Brand: Flonase

Generic: Fluticasone Propionate Nasal Spray

Flonase is a nasal spray used in the relief of symptoms of seasonal and perennial allergic and nonallergic rhinitis. This drug is available as a nasal spray containing fluticasone propionate 50 micrograms in 1 spray.

Instructions

You should read the product information leaflet before using this medication. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist. This medication should be administered into the nostrils as directed.

Your dosage is based on your medical condition and the way you will respond to treatment. Take this drug regularly to experience the most benefits. You should also take this drug at the same time each day.

If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. Continue to use it as prescribed by your doctor or as stated on the package label.

Interactions

Tell your doctor about prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products you may use with Flonase.

Side Effects

There are no side effects known aside from a possible allergic reaction in people who have previous or unknown hypersensitivity to the drug.

Watch out for signs of allergic reactions such as:

  • Rash
  • Itching
  • Swelling

Warnings

Before taking this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have the following:

  • Allergy to fluticasone
  • Recent nose problems
  • Infections
  • Certain eye problems
  • Pregnancy or lactation
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