Flixotide Inhaler 50mcg 120dose is a prescription medication used to treat asthma by reducing inflammation and swelling in the airways. The active ingredient in Flixotide is fluticasone propionate, a corticosteroid that works by inhibiting the production of substances in the body that cause inflammation.
The inhaler contains a canister with a metered-dose valve and a mouthpiece for administration. The recommended dosage for adults and children over 16 years old is two puffs (50mcg) twice a day. The dose may be adjusted by your healthcare provider based on your individual response to the medication.
Common side effects of Flixotide Inhaler may include headache, hoarseness or changes in voice, sore throat, and oral thrush. Rare but serious side effects may include allergic reactions, difficulty breathing, and vision changes.
It is important to use Flixotide Inhaler regularly to receive the full benefit of the medication. It is also recommended to rinse your mouth with water after using the inhaler to reduce the risk of developing oral thrush. Always consult with your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.