Flonase Allergy Relief

  • Allergies

Flonase Allergy Relief Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Fluticasone propionate 50mcg; per nasal spray.

Pharmacological Class


How Supplied

Spray—9.9mL (60 sprays), 15.8mL (120 sprays); Children's—2 × 9.9mL (2 × 60 sprays)


Generic Availability


Flonase Allergy Relief Indications


Relieves symptoms of hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies.

Flonase Allergy Relief Dosage and Administration


Initially 2 sprays in each nostril once daily for Week 1, then 1 or 2 sprays in each nostril once daily as needed for Week 2 through 6 months. Reevaluate after 6 months.


<4yrs: not recommended. Use for the shortest duration necessary to achieve response. ≥4yrs: 1 spray in each nostril once daily. Reevaluate after 2 months.

Flonase Allergy Relief Contraindications

Not Applicable

Flonase Allergy Relief Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Flonase Allergy Relief Warnings/Precautions


Not for treating asthma. Injury or surgery to nose that is not fully healed: not recommended. Discontinue if exposed to chicken pox, measles, or tuberculosis. Glaucoma. Cataracts. Discontinue if whistling sound from nose, visual disturbances, severe or frequent nosebleeds occur. Discontinue if no improvement within 7 days after starting or if new symptoms (eg, facial pain, nasal discharge) develop. Avoid eyes or mouth. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Flonase Allergy Relief Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Flonase Allergy Relief Interactions


Caution with concomitant ritonavir, ketoconazole, other steroids.

Flonase Allergy Relief Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Stinging, sneezing, headaches, dry/irritated nose or throat, nosebleeds, whistling sound, blurred or reduced vision, reduced growth rate in children, allergic reaction (discontinue if occurs).

Flonase Allergy Relief Clinical Trials

See Literature

Flonase Allergy Relief Note

Not Applicable

Flonase Allergy Relief Patient Counseling

See Literature