Active ingredients: fluticasone propionate
What it is used for
For use in the prophylactic management of asthma in adults and children over 4 years of age.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Inhalation
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Store in a Dry Place
- Lifetime is 3 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
A white powder contained in two-tone orange, circular device in moulded plastic, approx 8.5cm in diameter and approximately 3cm high, with a dose counter indicating 28 or 60 doses.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient fluticasone propionate
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
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