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Floease 125mcg Inhaler


Overview

Introduction

Floease 125mcg Inhaler belongs to a group of medicines called steroids. It is used to prevent and treat asthma. It prevents the cells in the lungs and breathing passages from releasing substances that cause inflammation of the airways. This widens the airways and makes breathing easier.

Floease 125mcg Inhaler should be taken in the dose and duration as directed by your doctor. The effect of this medicine may be noticeable after a few days but will only reach its maximum after a few weeks. This medicine must be used regularly to be effective, so you should continue taking it even if you do not have any symptoms. If you stop taking it, your asthma may get worse.

To get the most benefit from this medicine, you need to make sure you get your inhaler technique right. For normal hygiene, the mouthpiece of the inhaler should be cleaned weekly with a clean, dry tissue or cloth. You should not wash or put any part of the inhaler in water.

The most common side effects of this medicine include upper respiratory tract infection, sinus infection, throat irritation, and voice change. You can help prevent these symptoms by rinsing your mouth and throat with water or brushing your teeth after using your inhaler. If you experienced any of these side effects, or any other symptoms which you believe is caused by the medicine, you should let your doctor know. In general, you should try to avoid situations which make your asthma worse or triggers it and try not to smoke. This medicine is not recommended for use in children.

Side effects of Floease Inhaler

Common
  • Upper respiratory tract infection
  • Sinus infection
  • Throat irritation
  • Fungal infection
  • Bronchitis (inflammation of the airways)

How to cope with side effects?

The occurrence of side effects varies from person to person. The following are a few ways of dealing with some of the common side effects. However, consult your doctor if these persist.

  • Coping with Throat irritation
    Try gargling with warm salt water as it can help soothe a scratchy throat and relieve the discomfort. Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water. Consider lozenges or hard candy. Avoid caffeine and alcohol, as they can dry out your throat and aggravate the symptoms. Also, avoid smoking or smoky places. Warm tea that is sweetened with honey can also soothe your irritated throat. Get plenty of rest and consider using a humidifier if the air in your home is dry. If it does not get better or get worse, talk to your doctor for advice.

How to use Floease Inhaler

Check the label for directions before use. Shake the inhaler. While you are breathing in from mouth, press down on the inhaler one time to release the medication and hold your breath for 10 seconds. Repeat until you have inhaled the number of puffs as suggested by the doctor.Afterwards, rinse your mouth thoroughly with water and spit it out.

How Floease Inhaler works

Floease 125mcg Inhaler is a steroid. It prevents the cells in the lungs and breathing passages from releasing chemical messengers that cause inflammation (swelling) of the airways. This widens the airways and makes breathing easier.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Floease 125mcg Inhaler does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Floease 125mcg Inhaler may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Floease 125mcg Inhaler is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

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Quick Tips

  • Side effects such as mood changes or stomach problems can happen when you start taking Floease 125mcg Inhaler. Inform your doctor if this bothers you.
  • Do not stop taking Floease 125mcg Inhaler suddenly without talking to your doctor first as it may worsen your symptoms.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Floease with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Diadose, Abacus, Disorb
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Amom, Samlodon, Amodep
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Aprepit, Aprepep, Fos-Aprepitant
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Atazor
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

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I have been suffering from cough from last 2 months so my doctor prescribed me this inhaler is it safe? Or does this inhaler is a signal of asthama
Dr. Anshum Aneja Arora
Pulmonology
inhalers are safe. asthma/ allergic cough can be a intermittent disease if controlled properly . Do not associate asthma with lifelong problem
Allergic skin conditions in leg
Dr. Atula Gupta
Dermatology
kindly send the Pictures of affected area.
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FAQs

Q. Floease is available in various forms such as nasal spray, cream, and lotion. Are they used for different purposes?

Yes, Floease is available in various forms. Floease relieves sneezing, runny, stuffy, or itchy nose, and itchy, watery eyes caused by allergies (allergy to pollen, mold, dust, or pets). On the other hand, Fluticasone cream treats many kinds of inflammatory skin diseases when applied to the skin. It can also be used to relieve inflamed skin, redness, and itching in several skin problems (like eczema, psoriasis, lichen planus, discoid lupus erythematosus, and allergic contact skin reaction).

Q. How does Floease work?

Floease is a corticosteroid, which works by decreasing the inflammation caused by allergies. It reduces inflammation by blocking the release of certain natural substances that cause allergic symptoms such as swelling, redness, and pain.

Q. How long does Floease take to start working? Sneezing and itchy nose is very tiresome for me.

The time Floease requires to start working differs from person to person. However, you may get relief within 8 hours of starting Floease. It may even take several days before you see maximum benefits. In order to improve your symptoms faster, it is important to take the medicine regularly as it increases the efficiency.

Q. My friend developed a severe allergic reaction when she started Floease. Could it be due to Floease even though it is used for allergy purpose?

In very rare cases, Floease can cause serious allergic reactions such as rash, hives, breathing difficulty, swelling of the face, throat, and tongue. It may also cause low blood pressure which may further cause lightheadedness and the patient may even faint. If these symptoms occur, you should immediately contact your doctor because such allergic reactions can be life threatening.

Q. My brother developed chickenpox while using Floease. Can Floease be responsible for chickenpox? What should be done?

Floease being a corticosteroid weakens the immune system of the body. It could have because of this that your brother developed chicken pox. In such a case where one develops chickenpox, the patient should immediately contact the doctor and stop Floease. The doctor may consider treating it with antiviral agents.

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