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Is flovent a bronchodilator?

Status: Discontinued

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Alternate Brand Names:

Drug Class: Asthma Therapy – Inhaled Corticosteroids (Glucocorticoids) · Dermatological – Glucocorticoid · Nasal Corticosteroids

Availability: Prescription sometimes needed

Status: Discontinued

May Treat: · · · · and more

Alternate Brand Names:

Drug Class: Asthma Therapy – Inhaled Corticosteroids (Glucocorticoids) · Dermatological – Glucocorticoid · Nasal Corticosteroids

Availability: Prescription sometimes needed

Pregnancy: Consult a doctor before using

Lactation: Consult a doctor before using

Alcohol: Limit intake while taking this medication

Driving: May cause drowsiness or dizziness. Use caution

Manufacturer: GLAXOSMITHKLINE

PrecautionsPrecautions

  • Room temperature
  • Room temperature
  • Use daily
  • Look for fine mist

  • For aerosol powder, breath activated products : Know how to use before taking. Tell Dr. if using rescue inhaler more & more often. Protect from heat,light,& moisture.
  • For aerosol with adapter products : Will not stop an acute asthma attack. Know how to use before inhaling. Shake well before using. Tell doctor if exposed to chicken pox or measles.
  • For blister, with inhalation device products : Will not stop an asthma attack. Use as scheduled. Learn how to correctly use this medicine. Use water to rinse/gargle and spit out after dose. May take 2 weeks for full benefit of therapy. Use peak flow meter. Call MD immediately if worse. Avoid smoking, allergens, smoke and irritants.
  • For cream products : Use on face/under arms/or groin only if directed. Avoid contact with eyes, inside of nose or mouth. Not recommended for diaper rash. Wash hands before and after using. Clean and dry skin, then use a thin layer on area. Do not bandage unless told by doctor. Call doctor if you are not better in 2 weeks. Use only prescribed dura- tion. Ask MD if unsure.
  • For lotion products : Use for other problems only if directed by MD.
  • For ointment products : Do not use in children. Call doctor if condition does not improve.
  • For spray, suspension products : If available, read the patient package insert. Test spray before first use. Blow nose gently before dose. Shake gently. Take at the same time every day. May take several days for full benefit. Take doses regularly, even when feeling well. Tell doctor your complete medical history.

What are side effects of Flovent?Any warnings while using Flovent?Is Flovent contraindicated for any condition?How to use Flovent?What if you missed a dose of Flovent?What if you overdose on Flovent?

For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

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  • People also askIs Flovent the same as albuterol?Is Flovent the same as albuterol?Both are dispensed in an aerosol inhaler that you breathe in through your mouth. Flovent is the brand name for fluticasone and it is a corticosteroid. Albuterol is a bronchodilator used to treat many of the same issues as Flovent, but it can also be used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

    Precautions

    • Room temperature
    • Room temperature
    • Use daily
    • Look for fine mist

    • For aerosol powder, breath activated products : Know how to use before taking. Tell Dr. if using rescue inhaler more & more often. Protect from heat,light,& moisture.
    • For aerosol with adapter products : Will not stop an acute asthma attack. Know how to use before inhaling. Shake well before using. Tell doctor if exposed to chicken pox or measles.
    • For blister, with inhalation device products : Will not stop an asthma attack. Use as scheduled. Learn how to correctly use this medicine. Use water to rinse/gargle and spit out after dose. May take 2 weeks for full benefit of therapy. Use peak flow meter. Call MD immediately if worse. Avoid smoking, allergens, smoke and irritants.
    • For cream products : Use on face/under arms/or groin only if directed. Avoid contact with eyes, inside of nose or mouth. Not recommended for diaper rash. Wash hands before and after using. Clean and dry skin, then use a thin layer on area. Do not bandage unless told by doctor. Call doctor if you are not better in 2 weeks. Use only prescribed dura- tion. Ask MD if unsure.
    • For lotion products : Use for other problems only if directed by MD.
    • For ointment products : Do not use in children. Call doctor if condition does not improve.
    • For spray, suspension products : If available, read the patient package insert. Test spray before first use. Blow nose gently before dose. Shake gently. Take at the same time every day. May take several days for full benefit. Take doses regularly, even when feeling well. Tell doctor your complete medical history.

    What are side effects of Flovent?Any warnings while using Flovent?Is Flovent contraindicated for any condition?How to use Flovent?What if you missed a dose of Flovent?What if you overdose on Flovent?

    For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

    Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

    Was this helpful?Is Flovent the same as albuterol? Both are dispensed in an aerosol inhaler that you breathe in through your mouth. Flovent is the brand name for fluticasone and it is a corticosteroid. Albuterol is a bronchodilator used to treat many of the same issues as Flovent, but it can also be used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

    Is Flovent a NSAID? flovent Diclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), in the same class of medicine as ibuprofen. Advair is, as you know, a combination of flovent (fluticasone) and serevent (salmeterol), the latter in a class of drugs called (long-acting) beta-agonists.

    Is Singulair a bronchodilator? Singulair is a bronchodilator prescribed for the prevention as well as treatment of asthma in adult patients and children. The drug can be also administered to relieve the allergic rhinitis symptoms during the day and at night. It is not indicated to relieve bronchospasm in acute asthma attack.

    Is Flovent inhaler a steriod? Flovent is an inhaled steroid used as a controller medication in the treatment of asthma. This and other inhaled steroids are the recommended first treatment if you need more than a rescue inhaler for your asthma.

    Does Flovent have steroids?

    Does Flovent have steroids? Flovent HFA (fluticasone propionate) is a steroid used to prevent asthma attacks. It will not treat an asthma attack that has already begun.

    Is Flovent a rescue inhaler? Flovent is not a rescue medication, and is instead designed to prevent asthma attacks rather than taking a remedy approach once an attack has already begun. There are other types of inhalers that are ‘rescue’ inhalers, but this Flovent coupon is for the purchase of an asthma attack prevention inhaler.

    Is Flovent a NSAID? flovent Diclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), in the same class of medicine as ibuprofen. Advair is, as you know, a combination of flovent (fluticasone) and serevent (salmeterol), the latter in a class of drugs called (long-acting) beta-agonists.

    Can Qvar be subsitute for Flovent? Yes, Qvar can be used as a substitute for Flovent. They are both corticosteroid inhalers. The doses may differ so you can only change over under your doctors supervision. Beclomethasone is a steroid.