Flovent Diskus vs. Asmanex

Are Flovent Diskus and Asmanex the Same Thing?

Flovent (fluticasone propionate) and Asmanex HFA (mometasone furoate) are steroids used to prevent asthma attacks.

What Are Possible Side Effects of Flovent Diskus?

Common side effects of Flovent Diskus include:

What Are Possible Side Effects of Asmanex?

Common side effects of Asmanex include:

What is Flovent Diskus?

Flovent Diskus (fluticasone propionate) Inhalation Powder is a corticosteroid used to prevent asthma attacks.

What is Asmanex?

Asmanex HFA (mometasone furoate) Inhalation Aerosol is a corticosteroid used as maintenance treatment for the prevention and control of asthma symptoms in people 12 years of age and older.

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Asthma is a chronic respiratory disease. See Answer

What Drugs Interact With Flovent Diskus?

Flovent may interact with antifungal medicines or HIV/AIDS medicines.

Flovent may also interact with conivaptan, diclofenac, imatinib, isoniazid, antibiotics, antidepressants, and heart or blood pressure medications.

What Drugs Interact With Asmanex?

Asmanex HFA may interact with antifungal medicines or HIV/AIDS medicines.

How Should Flovent Diskus Be Taken?

Talk to your doctor about your individual recommended dosage.

How Should Asmanex Be Taken?

Asmanex HFA comes in 2 strengths. The dose of Asmanex HFA is 2 puffs in the morning and 2 puffs in the evening.

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References

RxList. Flovent Side Effects Drug Center.
https://www.rxlist.com/flovent-side-effects-drug-center.htm
RxList. Asmanex Prescribing Information.
https://www.rxlist.com/asmanex-side-effects-drug-center.htm

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