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  1. fluticasone and salmeterol inhalationfluticasone and salmeterol inhalation
    fluticasone and salmeterolGeneric Name: fluticasone and salmeterol (inhalation) (floo TIK a sone, sal ME te rol)Brand Names: Advair Diskus, Advair HFAWhat is fluticasone and salmeterol inhalation?Fluticasone is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Salmeterol is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing muscles in the airways to improve brea...
  2. fluticasone and salmeterol Inhalation, oral/nebulizationfluticasone and salmeterol Inhalation, oral/nebulization
    fluticasone and salmeterol (Inhalation route)floo-TIK-a-sone PROE-pee-oh-nate, sal-ME-ter-ol zye-NAF-oh-ateInhalation, oral/nebulization routeDiskLong-acting beta 2-adrenergic agonists, such as salmeterol, one of the active ingredients in the fluticasone propionate/salmeterol inhalation powder, may increase the risk of asthma-related death. Therefore, when treating patients with asthma, phys...
  3. fluticasone furoate Nasalfluticasone furoate Nasal
    fluticasone furoate (Nasal route)floo-TIK-a-sone FURE-oh-ateCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.VeramystAvailable Dosage Forms:SprayTherapeutic Class: Corticosteroid, StrongPharmacologic Class: FluticasoneUses For fluticasone furoateFluticasone furoate is used to treat sneezing, itchy or runny nose, or other symptoms caused by hay fever. fluticasone furoate is a cort...
  4. Fluticasone Furoate SprayFluticasone Furoate Spray
    Fluticasone Furoate SprayGeneric Name: Fluticasone Furoate (floo-TIK-a-sone)Brand Name: VeramystFluticasone Furoate Spray is used for:Treatment of allergic and nonallergic nasal symptoms including congestion, sneezing, itching, and runny nose.Fluticasone Furoate Spray is a corticosteroid. It works by reducing inflammatory reactions in the nasal airway in response to allergens and...
  5. Fluticasone HFA Aerosol InhalerFluticasone HFA Aerosol Inhaler
    Fluticasone HFA Aerosol InhalerGeneric Name: Fluticasone HFA (floo-TIK-a-sone)Brand Name: Flovent HFAFluticasone HFA Aerosol Inhaler is used for:Preventing or reducing the frequency and seriousness of asthma attacks. Fluticasone HFA Aerosol Inhaler will NOT help to stop an asthma attack once one starts.Fluticasone HFA Aerosol Inhaler is a corticosteroid. It works by reducing infl...
  6. Fluticasone propionateFluticasone propionate
    Fluticasone propionateBrand names: CutivateWhy is Fluticasone propionate prescribed?Cutivate cream and ointment are prescribed for relief of inflamed, itchy rashes and other inflammatory skin conditions.Most important fact about Fluticasone propionateWhen you use Cutivate, you inevitably absorb some of the medication through your skin and into the bloodstream. Too much ...
  7. Fluticasone propionate, SalmeterolFluticasone propionate, Salmeterol
    Fluticasone propionate, SalmeterolBrand names: Advair HFAWhy is Fluticasone propionate, Salmeterol prescribed?Advair HFA is used in the treatment of asthma. Advair HFA contains fluticasone propionate, an inhaled corticosteroid medicine. Inhaled corticosteroids help to decrease inflammation in the lungs. Inflammation in the lungs can lead to asthma symptoms. It also contains sal...
  8. Fluticasone Propionate/SalmeterolFluticasone Propionate/Salmeterol
    Fluticasone Propionate / SalmeterolPronunciation: (floo-TIK-a-SONE PROE-pee-oh-nate/sal-ME-ter-ol)Class: Respiratory inhalant combinationTrade Names:Advair Diskus- Powder for inhalation fluticasone propionate 100 mcg/salmeterol 50 mcg- Powder for inhalation fluticasone propionate 250 mcg/salmeterol 50 mcg- Powder for inhalation fluticasone propionate 500 mcg/salmeterol 50 mcgTrade ...
  9. fluticasone topicalfluticasone topical
    fluticasone topicalGeneric Name: fluticasone topical (floo TIK a sone)Brand Names: CutivateWhat is fluticasone topical?Fluticasone is a topical (for the skin) steroid. It reduces the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation, redness, and swelling.Fluticasone topical is used to treat the inflammation and itching caused by a number of skin conditions such as allergic re...
  10. Fluticasone/Salmeterol PowderFluticasone/Salmeterol Powder
    Fluticasone/Salmeterol PowderGeneric Name: Fluticasone/Salmeterol (floo-TIK-a-sone/sal-ME-ter-ol)Brand Name: Advair DiskusLong-acting beta-agonists such as salmeterol, an ingredient in Fluticasone/Salmeterol Powder, have been rarely associated with an increased risk of asthma-related death. Fluticasone/Salmeterol Powder should only be used by certain patients with severe asthma or by pat...
  11. Fluticasone/Salmeterol InhalerFluticasone/Salmeterol Inhaler
    Fluticasone/Salmeterol InhalerGeneric Name: Fluticasone/Salmeterol (floo-TIK-a-sone/sal-ME-ter-ol)Brand Name: Advair HFA InhalerLong-acting beta-agonists such as salmeterol, an ingredient in Fluticasone/Salmeterol Inhaler, have been rarely associated with an increased risk of asthma-related death. Fluticasone/Salmeterol Inhaler should only be used by certain patients with severe asthma o...
  12. FlutoneFlutone
    FlutoneGeneric Name: diflorasone (Topical application route)dye-FLOR-a-sone dye-AS-e-tateCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.ApexiconApexicon EMaxiflorPsorconPsorcon EIn CanadaFloroneFlutoneAvailable Dosage Forms:OintmentCreamTherapeutic Class: Corticosteroid, StrongPharmacologic Class: DiflorasoneUses For FlutoneDiflorasone topical is used to h...
  13. fluvastatinfluvastatin
    fluvastatinGeneric Name: fluvastatin (FLOO va sta tin)Brand Names: Lescol, Lescol XLWhat is fluvastatin?Fluvastatin is a cholesterol-lowering medication that blocks the production of cholesterol (a type of fat) in the body.Fluvastatin reduces low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol and total cholesterol in the blood. Lowering your cholesterol can help prevent heart disease and hard...
  14. fluvastatinfluvastatin
    fluvastatin (Oral route)floo-va-STAT-inCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.LescolLescol XLAvailable Dosage Forms:CapsuleTablet, Extended ReleaseTherapeutic Class: AntihyperlipidemicPharmacologic Class: HMG-COA Reductase InhibitorUses For fluvastatinFluvastatin is used together with proper diet to treat high cholesterol levels in the blood. Using fluvastatin may h...
  15. Fluvastatin Extended-Release TabletsFluvastatin Extended-Release Tablets
    Fluvastatin Extended-Release TabletsGeneric Name: Fluvastatin (FLOO-va-STAT-in)Brand Name: Lescol XLFluvastatin Extended-Release Tablets are used for:Lowering high cholesterol and triglycerides in certain patients. It also increases high-density lipoprotein (HDL, "good") cholesterol levels. It is used along with an appropriate diet. It is used in certain patients to slow blood vess...