Directions for use:
Only use in your nose, contact with eyes should be avoided.
It takes a few days for this medicine to work. So keep using it, even though you may not feel better straight away.
Adults 18 years and over:
For the prevention and treatment of allergic rhinitis:
Two sprays into eachnostril once a day, preferably in the morning.
Once control is achieved thedose should be titrated down to the lowest effective dose of one spray in each nostril once a day(100 micrograms per day).
Insomecases two sprays into eachnostriltwice dailymay berequired for short periods toachievecontrol ofsymptoms,after which the dose shouldbetitrated down to the lowesteffectivedose (see above).The maximum daily dose should not exceed four sprays into each nostril.
Elderly patients: The normal adult dosage is applicable.
Children and adolescents under 18 years of age: Do not use in those under 18 years of age.
Onset of action in the treatment of allergic rhinitis has been observed in some patients as early as 2-4hours after use, with most users achieving symptomatic relief within 12 hours of treatment.
Do not use Flixonase if:
You are allergic to fluticasone propionate or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed below).
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Flixonase:
- If you have ever had an operation on your nose.
- If you have an infection in your nose Contact your doctor if you experience blurred vision or other visual disturbances.
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine.
The active substance is fluticasone propionate
The other ingredients are cellulose microcrystalline, carmellose sodium, glucose, polysorbate 80, water purified and the preservatives benzalkonium chloride and phenylethyl alcohol. These other ingredients are needed to make a stable suspension which will not go off.
Keep all medicines out the sight and reach of children.
Always consult the Patient Information Leaflet before using this medicine