Flixotide Junior Inhaler is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) fluticasone propionate. On this page you will find out more about Flixotide Junior Inhaler, 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
Information for medicine and pack size:
Flixotide Junior Inhaler CFC-Free 50 microgram/actuation pressurised inhalation, 120 actuations
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
For use in the prophylactic management of asthma in adults and in children ages 1 year and older.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||metal can with concave base fitted with a metering valve containing a white to off-white suspension, fitted to an actuator.The internal surfaces of the can and the valve are free from obvious defects.|
|Dosage Form||Inhalation, pressurised|
|Route of administration||Inhalation|
120 actuation: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Type||Aerosol Can - Metered Dose|
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Protect from direct sunlight|
|Life time||2 Years|
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on 1 October 2017
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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