Flixotide Nebules is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) fluticasone propionate. On this page you will find out more about Flixotide Nebules, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: fluticasone propionate
Pack size information
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Information for medicine and pack size:
Flixotide Nebules 2 mg/2 mL inhalation solution, 10 x 2 mL ampoules
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
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What this medicine is for
INDICATIONS AS AT 5 MAY 1999: Adults and adolescents over 16 years of age: Prophylactic management in severe asthma (patients requiring high dose inhaled or oral corticosteriod therapy. INDICATIONS AS AT 13 JULY 2000: Adults and adolescents over 16 years of age: Prophylactic management in severe asthma (patients requiring high dose inhaled or oral corticosteroid therapy). Children and adolescents from 4 to 16 years of age: Treatment of mild to moderate acute exacerbations of asthma in an outpatient setting.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||White opaque, freely dispersed suspension free from any visible foreign matter.|
|Dosage Form||Inhalation, conventional|
|Route of administration||Inhalation|
10 ampoules: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Do not Freeze,Protect from Light|
|Life time||3 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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