Always consult a medical doctor or patient care specialist before using fluticasone propionate nasal spray.
Indications and Usage
Fluticasone propionate nasal spray is used to relieve seasonal and all year-round allergy symptoms of the nose such as stuffy/runny nose, itching, sneezing, and itchy eyes/nose/throat.
Fluticasone propionate nasal spray is for nasal use only. It works by blocking the release of certain natural substances that cause allergy symptoms.
Do not take fluticasone propionate nasal spray if:
- You are allergic to any of the ingredients;
- You have infections such as tuberculosis;
- You had any nose injury, asthma, ulcers or any surgery;
- You have eye problems such as glaucoma and cataracts.
Consult with your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to get pregnant, or are breastfeeding. If you got pregnant while using fluticasone, call your doctor.
Avoid contact with people who have infections that may spread to others (such as chickenpox, measles, flu). Consult your doctor if you have been exposed to an infection or for more details.
Administration and Dosage
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. The recommended dose to treat allergic reactions of the nose is 2-4 spray in each nostril twice daily.
Consult with your doctor about medications you are taking or existing medical conditions you have before your treatment with fluticasone propionate nasal spray. It may interact with antifungal medications such as Ketocondazole and an HIV protease inhibitor such as Ritonavir.
Symptoms of overdose include drowsiness or sleepiness. These symptoms have to be reported to the medical health professional.
No adverse reactions have been reported.