Asmanex HFA

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Asmanex HFA Warnings

  • See instructions for priming your inhaler.
  • Shake well before using.
  • Rinse mouth thoroughly after each use.
  • This medication does not work immediately and should not be used when quick relief is needed for acute asthma attacks.
  • Warning: This medication WILL NOT stop an asthma attack once it has started
  • If symptoms worsen DURING treatment with this medicine, seek medical help IMMEDIATELY.
  • If dose is 2 puffs or more, wait about 1 minute between puffs unless directed otherwise. Wait at least 1 minute between different inhaled medications.
  • Discard after the labeled number of sprays have been used.

Lactation Warnings

  • UNLIKELY CLINICALLY SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT EXCRETED WITH TOP/NASAL ADMINISTRATION

Pregnancy Warnings

  • Insufficient human data available. Poorly controlled asthma in pregnant patients associated with preeclampsia and low birth weight. Monitor asthma control in pregnant women closely, and adjust treatment for optimal control. Animal data suggest developmental toxicity at doses less than10 times the maximum recommended human dose.