FLUTICASONE HFA INHALER - ORAL
Phonetic Pronunciation: (flew-TICK-uh-sown)
Information last revised August 2010
What does FLUTICASONE HFA INHALER - ORAL look like?
Flovent HFA 110 mcg/Actuation Aerosol Inhaler
Flovent HFA 44 mcg/Actuation Aerosol Inhaler
Flovent HFA 220 mcg/Actuation Aerosol Inhaler
Fluticasone is a corticosteroid that works directly in the lungs to make breathing easier by reducing the swelling and inflammation of the airways. This medication must be used regularly to prevent the wheezing and shortness of breath caused by asthma, bronchitis, or some types of emphysema. This medication does not work immediately. Therefore, it is not used to relieve an asthma attack. If an asthma attack occurs, use your quick-relief inhaler (e.g., albuterol, salbutamol) as prescribed.
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