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Freeair 0.055% Nasal Spray

Manufacturer: Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Medicine composition: Fluticasone
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: November 14, 2019

Freeair 0.055% Nasal Spray is used to treat allergic rhinitis. When this drug is used along with other combination in the form of cream, it is used to treat atopic dermatitis, nummular dermatitis (discoid eczemas), prurigo nodularis, psoriasis, etc.

If you are using this medicine after buying it over the counter, follow the instructions on the package before using this medicine. If you have been prescribed this medicine by your doctor, do as directed. The usual recommended dose is once or twice a day. You are advised to avoid overdosing on this drug.

Possible side effects are nausea, headache, hypersensitivity, urticaria etc. Women who are breastfeeding or pregnant must consult a doctor before using this drug.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Internal Medicine Specialist before using this medicine.

This drug is used to treat:

  • Hypersensitivity

  • Pruritus

  • Acne Vulgaris

A patient can suffer from the following side effects:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Women who are pregnant must consult the doctor before using this drug.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Please consult doctor before consuming the drug, if you are a breastfeeding women.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Freeair 0.055% Nasal Spray , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

Freeair 0.055% Nasal Spray is a synthetic corticosteroid which binds to the glucocorticoid receptor with high affinity. It is also thought to inhibit cytosolic phospholipase A2, which controls the biosynthesis of potent inflammation mediators like prostaglandins and leukotrienes, thereby reducing inflammation.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Disease

    Do not use this drug, if you suffer from cataract, glaucoma, Cushing's syndrome, etc.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    This drug interacts with glucocorticoid, ritonavir, cobicistat-containing products, etc.

Ques: What is Freeair 0.055% Nasal Spray?

Ans: It is used to treat allergic rhinitis. When this drug is used along with other combination in the form of cream, it is used to treat atopic dermatitis, nummular dermatitis (discoid eczemas), prurigo nodularis, psoriasis, etc.

Ques: How long do I need to use Freeair 0.055% Nasal Spray before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: In most of the cases, the average time taken by this medication to reach its peak effect is around 1 day to 1 week. Please consult your doctor for the time period you need to use this medication.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use Freeair 0.055% Nasal Spray?

Ans: This medication is generally used once or twice a day. It is advised to consult your doctor before the usage, as the frequency also depends on the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use Freeair 0.055% Nasal Spray empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is advised to be consumed orally. The salts involved in this medication react properly if it is taken after having food. If you take it on an empty stomach, it might upset the stomach. Please consult the doctor before using it.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Freeair 0.055% Nasal Spray?

Ans: It should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.
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