Fluticasone is a synthetic glucocorticoid.
Both the furoate and propionate forms are used as topical anti-inflammatories:
Fluticasone is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Fluticasone nasal (for the nose) is used to treat nasalcongestion, sneezing, runny nose, and itchy or watery eyes caused by seasonal or year-round allergies.
- Fluticasone propionate
- Fluticasone furoate
- generic Flovent available in our Mediflora Pharmacy
Fluticasone is used to relieve seasonal and year-round allergic and non-allergic nasal symptoms, such as stuffy/runny nose, itching, and sneezing. It can also help relieve allergy eye symptoms such as itchy, watery eyes. This medication belongs to a class of drugs known as corticosteroids. It works in your nose to block the effects of substances that cause allergies (such as pollen, pet dander, dust mites, mold) and to reduce swelling.