Fluticasone Furoate / Vilanterol 92 /22 mcg inhalation powder
What Fluticasone Furoate / Vilanterol is used for:
The combination Fluticasone Furoate / Vilanterol is used to treat symptoms of asthma and COPD. It is not used to relieve sudden breathing problems.
Do not use Fluticasone Furoate / Vilanterol
If you’re allergic to the active substances or any other component of this medicine.
If you’re allergic to milk proteins.
Warnings and precautions:
Talk to your doctor about all your medical conditions before taking this medicine including:
If you have heart problems.
If you have high blood pressure.
If you have seizures.
If you have thyroid problems.
If you have diabetes or have high blood sugar.
If you have liver problems.
If you have weak bones (osteoporosis).
If you have an immune system problem.
If you have eye problems such as glaucoma, increased pressure in your eye, cataracts, or other changes in vision.
If you have any type of viral, bacterial, fungal, or parasitic infection.
If are pregnant or plan to become pregnant or breast-feeding.
Possible side effects:
Stop using this product and seek immediate medical help if you develop rash; hives; itching; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; wheezing; tightness in the chest or throat; trouble breathing, swallowing, or talking; unusual hoarseness; or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Serious side effects:
Reduced adrenal function
Sudden breathing problems
Weakened immune system
Bone thinning or weakness (osteoporosis)
Other medicines and Fluticasone Furoate / Vilanterol:
Tell your doctor about all the medicines you are taking.
Fluticasaone furoate interacts with a lot of medicines including:
Beta blockers such as Metoprolol
The antifungal Ketoconazole
Ritonavir used for HIV
How to use Fluticasone Furoate / Vilanterol:
This medicine is intended for adults and children aged 12 years and older.
Take as indicated by your doctor.
Take it at the same time of the day.
Do not use this medicine to relieve a sudden attack of shortness of breath.
The usual recommended dose is one inhalation once daily.
How to store Fluticasone Furoate / Vilanterol :
Store at room temperature 68 to 77°F (20 to 25°C).
Throw away 6 weeks after using.
Keep this medicine out of reach of children.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date stated on the package. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. A valid prescription should be available upon delivery