Flonase Sensimist

  • Allergies

Flonase Sensimist Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Fluticasone furoate 27.5mcg; per nasal spray; scent- and alcohol-free.

Pharmacological Class


How Supplied

Spray—9.9mL (60 sprays); 15.8mL (120 sprays)


Generic Availability


Flonase Sensimist Indications


Relieves symptoms of hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies. Ocular symptom relief (in patients ≥12yrs).

Flonase Sensimist 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.


<2yrs: not recommended. Use for the shortest duration necessary to achieve response. ≥2–11yrs: 1 spray in each nostril once daily. Reevaluate after 2 months.

Flonase Sensimist Contraindications

Not Applicable

Flonase Sensimist Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Flonase Sensimist 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 Sensimist Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Flonase Sensimist Interactions


Caution with concomitant ritonavir, ketoconazole, other steroids.

Flonase Sensimist 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 Sensimist Clinical Trials

See Literature

Flonase Sensimist Note

Not Applicable

Flonase Sensimist Patient Counseling

See Literature