Dosage and Usage Instructions
Flixonase Allergy Relief is for administration by the intranasal route only.
Adults 18 years and over: for the prophylaxis and treatment of allergic rhinitis:Two sprays into each nostril once a day, preferably in the morning.
Once control is achieved the dose should be titrated down to the lowest effective dose of one spray in each nostril once a day (100 micrograms per day). In some cases two sprays into each nostril twice daily may be required for short periods to achieve control of symptoms, after which the dose should be titrated down to the lowest effective dose (see above). The maximum daily dose should not exceed four sprays into each nostril.
Elderly patients:The normal adult dosage is applicable.
Children and adolescents under 18 years of age:Do not use in those under 18 years of age.
Onset of action in the treatment of allergic rhinitis has been observed in some patients as early as 2- 4 hours after use, with most users achieving symptomatic relief within 12 hours of treatment.
Prophylaxis of allergic rhinitis requires treatment before contact with allergen.
For full therapeutic benefit regular usage is recommended. Maximum benefit may require 3-4 days of continuous treatment in some people. When Flixonase Allergy Relief is discontinued, it may be several days before symptoms recur.