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  • Does FLONASE relieve allergy symptoms of the eyes?

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    Did you know that Flonase allergy relief is the first and only allergy nasal spray that is indicated for both nose and eye related allergy symptoms? Only Flonase is indicated to help relieve itchy watery eyes

    FLONASE is the first allergy nasal spray that is indicated for both nose- and eye-related allergy symptoms. FLONASE helps relieve itchy and watery eyes.

  • Does FLONASE relieve sinus pain and pressure?

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    Did you know that Flonase allergy relief is the first and only allergy nasal spray that is indicated for both nose and eye related allergy symptoms? Only Flonase is indicated to help relieve itchy watery eyes

    FLONASE is for the treatment of allergy-related symptoms. If you feel severe pain in your face, have thick nasal discharge, or think you may have a sinus infection, stop using FLONASE and see your doctor. Your doctor may want to consider if other medicines are needed.

  • Does FLONASE relieve symptoms of indoor as well as outdoor allergies?

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    Flonase allergy relief helps relieve a broad range of symptoms for mini-indoor and outdoor allergens.

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    Flonase helps with outdoor allergens such as weed pollen, Grass Pollen, tree pollen and mold spores. It also helps with indoor allergens such as pet dander, dust mites and mold.

    FLONASE helps relieve a broad range of symptoms from many allergens. FLONASE helps with outdoor allergens such as weed pollen, grass pollen, tree pollen, and mold spores. It also helps with indoor allergens such as pet dander, dust mites, and mold.

  • How long does FLONASE provide relief from allergy symptoms?

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    Male Speaker: How long does relief with Flonase allergy relief last, Flonase works in your nose directly at the source to provide 24-hour relieved of your nose and eye related allergy symptoms. Flonase is meant to control your symptoms every day, all day, and all night

     

    FLONASE works directly at the source, giving you 24-hour relief from your nose- and eye-related allergy symptoms.

    FLONASE is meant to control your symptoms every day—all day and all night.

  • What symptoms can FLONASE relieve?

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    Female Speaker: Flonase allergy relief relieves a wide range of allergy symptoms

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    providing 24-hour relief of Nasal Congestion, runny nose, sneezing, itchy nose, itchy eyes and watery eyes. 

    FLONASE provides 24-hour relief of:

    • Nasal congestion
    • Runny nose
    • Sneezing
    • Itchy nose
    • Itchy eyes
    • Watery eyes
  • How does FLONASE Allergy Relief work?

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    How does Flonase allergy relief work? Flonase is a nasal spray that works directly in your nose to relieve nose and eye related allergy symptoms. Flonase is minnably absorbed by the body and contains fluticasone propionate. The number one most prescribed allergy medicine for years and now it's available over-the-counter

    FLONASE Allergy Relief is a nasal spray that works directly in the nose to relieve nose- and eye-related allergy symptoms. FLONASE contains fluticasone propionate—which for years has been the #1-prescribed allergy ingredient.*.

    As a nasal spray now available over the counter, FLONASE Allergy Relief works right in the nose, and is minimally absorbed by the body.1

    1. Sastre J, Mosges R. Local and systemic safety of intranasal corticosteroids. J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 22.1 (2012): n. pag. Web. 13 Oct. 2016. http://www.jiaci.org/issues/vol22issue1/1.pdf

     

     

  • How does FLONASE compare to other nasal sprays?

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    Female Speaker: How does Flonase Allergy Relief compare to other nasal sprays? Flonase is the first and only allergy nasal spray that is indicated for both nose and eye related allergy symptoms. Unlike some decongestant nasal sprays which cannot be used for more than three days, Flonase can be used every day and provide sustained 24 hours symptom relief.

    FLONASE is the first allergy nasal spray that is indicated for both nose- and eye-related allergy symptoms, blocking 6 of the allergic responses your body has to allergies.*

    Unlike some decongestant nasal sprays, which cannot be used for more than 3 days, FLONASE Allergy Relief can be used every day and provides sustained 24-hour symptom relief.1,2

    *Mechanism vs most OTC allergy pills. FLONASE nasal sprays acts on multiple inflammatory substances (histamine, prostaglandins, cytokines, tryptases, chemokines, and leukotrienes). The exact number and precise mechanism are unknown.

    1. GlaxoSmithKline. Data on file. 2013.

    2. Oxymetazoline HCl-menthol nasal. WebMD website. http://www.webmd.com/drugs/2/drug-20236/oxymetazoline-menthol-nasal/details

  • How quickly does FLONASE start working?

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    Male Speaker How quickly does Flonase allergy relief start working? Many people start to feel relief after the first day with full Effectiveness usually after three or four days of regular once a day use. That's why it's recommended that you use Flonase every day.

     

    You may start to feel relief after the first day—and full effect after several days of regular once-a-day use.

    Use FLONASE every day as full effectiveness is usually achieved after 3 or 4 days of continuous use.

  • Can I use FLONASE year round?

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    Male Speaker: Many people ask if they can use Flonase allergy relief year-round. If you were 12 or older have been using Flonase steadily for 6 months you should check with your doctor before continuing to use Flonase on a daily basis. It is important to realize that the growth rate of some children may be slower while using this product. Children should use this in the shortest amount of time necessary to achieve symptom relief and talk to your child's doctor if your child should use this spray for longer than two months a year. Children between the ages of 4 and 11 should use 1 spray in each nostril once every day under the supervision of an adult

    If you are 12 years old or older and have been using FLONASE steadily for 6 months, check with your doctor before continuing to use FLONASE on a daily basis.

    For users aged 4 to 11, talk to your doctor about continuing to take FLONASE after 2 months of daily use.

    The growth rate of some children may be slower while using this product. Children should use for the shortest amount of time necessary to achieve symptom relief.

  • How is FLONASE different from an antihistamine tablet?

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    Male Speaker: Many people are eager to understand how Flonase allergy relief is different. Unlike antihistamine medication Flonase helps block six allergic substances not just one you see antihistamines work by blocking the effect of histamine which is only one of the key chemicals released in the inflammatory Cascade and here's another difference unlike allergy pills to travel through your body before providing released is a nasal spray that works directly at the source in the nose where you need it most.

    FLONASE helps block 6 of the key allergic responses your body has to allergies while antihistamines help block 1 of the responses.*

    Antihistamines work by blocking the effects of histamine, which is only 1 of the 6 key chemicals released in the inflammatory cascade.

    FLONASE is a nasal spray that works directly at the source—in the nose, where you need it most.

    *Mechanism vs most OTC allergy pills. FLONASE nasal sprays act on multiple inflammatory substances (histamine, prostaglandins, cytokines, tryptases, chemokines, and leukotrienes). The exact number and precise mechanism are unknown.

  • Is FLONASE Allergy Relief just as strong as prescription FLONASE?

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    Male Speaker: Flonase allergy relief is just as strong as prescription Flonase. In fact, the medicine you now get over the counter, is exactly the same medicine in prescription Flonase. It's the same medicine at the same strength and dose

    Yes. FLONASE Allergy Relief is exactly the same as prescription FLONASE—it’s the same medicine at the same strength and dose.

  • Is FLONASE covered by my insurance?

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    Female Speaker: Your ability to get insurance coverage for Flonase allergy relief depends on the nature of your coverage. You may be able to use your flexible spending account to pay for Flonase. Insurance coverage may vary, and you should contact your insurance provider for more information.

    Depending on the nature of your coverage, you may be able to use your Flexible Spending Account to pay for FLONASE. Insurance coverage may vary and patients should contact their insurance provider for information.

  • How many doses of FLONASE are needed daily for an adult?

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    Female Speaker: Here's the daily Flonase allergy relief dosage for adults and children 12 years of age and over In your first week you should use two sprays in each nostril every after your first week if your symptoms are under control you may reduce to one straight each nostril everyday then anytime or symptoms get worse go back to 2 sprays in each nostril

     

    In your first week, use 2 sprays in each nostril every day. After your first week, if your symptoms are under control, you may reduce to 1 spray in each nostril every day. If your symptoms get worse, go back to 2 sprays in each nostril.

    Ages

    Users 12 years of age and older

    Dosage

    Up to 2 sprays to each nostril daily

    Duration before checking with a doctor

    Up to 6 months of daily use

  • If my symptoms go away, should I stop using FLONASE?

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    Male Speaker: Sometimes people wonder if they should stop using Flonase allergy relief if their symptoms go away and it's understandable that you may be tempted to stop using Flonase when you start to feel better. But it is important to keep using Flonase everyday as long as allergens may continue to bother you like pollen, mold dust or pet dander so you can continue to enjoy relief from your symptoms

    You may be tempted to stop using FLONASE when you start to feel better. It is important to keep using FLONASE daily as long as allergens bother you, like pollen, mold, dust, or pet dander—so you’ll continue to enjoy relief from your symptoms.

  • Is FLONASE okay to use with other medicines?

    You should tell your doctor about all of the medicines you take, including FLONASE.

    FLONASE is not indicated for use with other nasal allergy medicines, but can be used with most other types of

    non-prescription and prescription medicines. However, there are a few medicines to look out for because they may cause the level of FLONASE in your body to become too high. Just to be safe, check this table:

    If You Are Taking
    Here's What to Do

    Medicine for HIV infection (such as ritonavir)

    Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using FLONASE Allergy Relief
    Medicines with glucocorticoids including some medicines for skin rash such as eczema, asthma, inflammation, allergy reactions, or eye conditions
    Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using FLONASE Allergy Relief
    Ketoconazole pils for fungal infection
    Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using FLONASE Allergy Relief
  • Should allergy sufferers discontinue use of antihistamines if they start using FLONASE?

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    Female Speaker: When you start using Flonase allergy relief no other allergy medicines are needed for your symptom’s relief. Flonase is not indicated for use with other allergy medicines. A combination of Flonase with an antihistamine has not been shown to be any more effective than Flonase alone.

    When using FLONASE, no other allergy medicines are needed for symptom relief. FLONASE is not indicated for use with other allergy medicines. A combination of FLONASE with an antihistamine has not been shown to be more effective than FLONASE alone.1

    1. GlaxoSmithKline. Data on file. 2013.

  • What are the current medical guidelines for treating nasal allergies?

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    Female Speaker: Current Medical guidelines for treating nasal allergies are based on the experience of millions of people who have used it to help relieve allergies. The medicine in Flonase Allergy relief, Fluticasone Propionate, has been the most prescribed allergy medicines for over 20 years.

    Millions of people have used FLONASE to help relieve allergies. The medicine in FLONASE, fluticasone propionate, has been the most prescribed allergy medicine in the world for over 20 years.

  • What are the dosing instructions and restrictions for children using FLONASE?

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    Female Speaker: What dosing instructions and restrictions should children follow with Flonase allergy relief? Children between the ages of 4 and 11 should use one spray in each nostril once every day under the supervision of an adult. It's important to realize that the growth rate of some children may be slower while using this product. Children should use it for the shortest amount of time next and you should talk to your child's doctor if your child needs to use the spray for longer than 2 months a year.

    In their first week, children between the ages of 4 and 11 should use 1 spray in each nostril every day.

    The growth rate of some children may be slower while using this product. Children should use for the shortest amount of time necessary to achieve symptom relief.

    Talk to your child’s doctor if your child needs to use the spray for longer than 2 months a year.

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    Children 4-11 years of age

    Children under 4 years of age

    Dosage

    1 spray in each nostril once daily

    Do not use.

    Duration before checking with a doctor

    Up to 2 months of use a year

    Do not use.

  • What are the side effects of FLONASE?

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    Flonase allergy relief helps relieve a broad range of symptoms for mini-indoor and outdoor allergens.

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    Flonase helps with outdoor allergens such as weed pollen, Grass Pollen, tree pollen and mold spores. It also helps with indoor allergens such as pet dander, dust mites and mold.

    Serious side effects are rare with FLONASE. However, like all medicines, FLONASE can cause side effects in some people.

    Below are some side effects that have been reported with FLONASE. If you have any concerns about side effects, talk with your doctor.

    Side effects

    What Could Happen

    What to do

    Allergic reaction to the product

    • Sudden swelling of the face or tongue
    • A rash
    • Wheezing or feeling faint

    If you feel any of the symptoms, stop using FLONASE Allergy Relief and see a doctor right away.

    Nose injury

    • Severe or frequent nosebleed
    Apply pressure to the nose. Stop using FLONASE Allergy Relief and see a doctor right away.
    • Constant whistling sound that does not go away
    This could be a sign of damage to your nose. Stop using FLONASE Allergy Relief and see a doctor right away.

    Eye conditions such as cataracts or glaucoma

    • Cloudy vision
    • Reduced vision

    Schedule a yearly eye exam to check for these conditions. Read the Drug Fracts on the back of the FLONASE Allergy Relief Package for more details.

    Growth effects

    • Slower growth rate in some children while using product
    Talk to your child’s doctor if you are concerned or if your child is between 2 and 11 years of age and needs to use FLONASE Allergy Relief for longer than 2 months a year.

    Other side effects

    • Headaches or sneezing
    • Minor nosebleeds
    • Dry or irritated nose or throat
    Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you are concerned.
  • What do you do if you miss a day of FLONASE treatment?

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    Male Speaker: When it comes to sinus pain and pressure it's important to consider your symptoms Flonase allergy relief is for the treatment of allergy related symptoms. If you feel severe pain in your face, have thick nasal discharge or think you may have a sinus infection you should stop using Flonase and see your doctor. Your doctor may want to consider if other medicines are needed

    If you miss a dose, just use your regular dose the next day. Don’t add an extra dose to make up for it.

  • Who can use FLONASE?

    Some people should not use FLONASE, or need to check with a health professional first.

    The following people should not use FLONASE Allergy Relief or should check with a healthcare professional:

    If You

    Here’s What to Do
    Are younger than 4
    Do not use FLONASE Allergy Relief.
    Are pregnant or breast-feeding
    Talk to a healthcare professional before using FLONASE Allergy Relief.
    Have or had glaucoma or cataracts
    Talk to your doctor before using FLONASE Allergy Relief.
    Have an injury or surgery to your nose that is not fully healed
    Do not use FLONASE Allergy Relief.
    Have ever had an allergic reaction to FLONASE or any of its ingredients
    Do not use FLONASE Allergy Relief.
    Are taking medicines for HIV infection (such as ritonavir)
    Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using FLONASE Allergy Relief.
    Are taking ketoconazole pills (medicine for fungal infection)
    Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using FLONASE Allergy Relief.
    Are using a steroid medicine for asthma, allergies, skin rash, allergic reactions, inflammation, or eye conditions
    Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using FLONASE Allergy Relief.