- Ipratropium Bromide–Albuterol/Salbutamol
- Tiotropium Bromide
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Flonase* used for?
Generic for Flonase* (Fluticasone) is a corticosteroid nasal spray used to relieve the nasal symptoms of seasonal and year-round nasal allergies, which include sneezing, congestion, and runny nose. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Flonase*?
The dosage of Generic for Flonase* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label. The following dosage information includes the common dose of Generic for Flonase*. If your dose is different, do not follow the dosage described below unless your physician has approved.
The recommended dose of Generic for Flonase* is 1 to 2 sprays into each nostril once a day.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Flonase*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to use Generic for Flonase* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, use it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Flonase*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an Overdose of Generic for Flonase*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Flonase*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Flonase*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Flonase*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Flonase* can interact with antifungal medications and HIV medicines.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Flonase*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Flonase* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Flonase* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Flonase* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Flonase* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Flonase* can cause side effects such as sinus pain, headache, back pain, menstrual problems, cough, fever, and vision problems. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Flonase*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Flonase*?
Is it possible for me to use Generic for Flonase* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I use Generic for Flonase*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Flonase*?
How will Generic for Flonase* work in my body?
How should Generic for Flonase* be used?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Flonase* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Flonase* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.