Furamist AZ Nasal Spray (Azelastine/Fluticasone)
What is Furamist AZ Nasal Spray (Azelastine/Fluticasone) used for?
Furamist AZ Nasal Spray (Azelastine/Fluticasone) is an inhalable antihistamine used to treat patients suffering from seasonal allergies or hay fever. The medication operates by suppressing immune responses such as swelling, irritation, or discomfort. Your physician may also prescribe it to treat other conditions that are not listed here.
How should I use Furamist AZ Nasal Spray (Azelastine/Fluticasone)?
Follow the instructions provided by your physician to get the safest and most effective results from Furamist AZ Nasal Spray (Azelastine/Fluticasone). It is typically administered two to three times each day, but your individual instructions will differ based on the severity of your symptoms. To use the medicine tilt your head back slightly, insert the nozzle into your nostril, and gently inhale while pressing the pump to dispense one spray. Alternate nostrils if more than one spray is required to prevent potential irritation. Ask your pharmacist or doctor any questions you have about the medicine to ensure the correct use.
What are the side effects of Furamist AZ Nasal Spray (Azelastine/Fluticasone)?
The use of Furamist AZ Nasal Spray (Azelastine/Fluticasone) may cause side effects in some patients such as:
Inform your physician if any of these conditions become intense or if you experience any serious side effects including faintness, irregular heartbeats, bronchospasm, or muscle pain. You may require emergency medical attention or changes to your regimen to prevent further complications from occurring.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Furamist AZ Nasal Spray (Azelastine/Fluticasone). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.