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Flunisolide

FDA Approved: February 20, 2002
Pharm Company: BAUSCH AND LOMB
Category: Asthma

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Flunisolide Overview

Flunisolide (marketed as AeroBid, Nasalide, Nasarel) is a corticosteroid often prescribed as treatment for allergic rhinitis.[1] In the United Kingdom it was formerly marketed as Syntaris, but this was recently discontinued by the manufacturers.[2] The principal mechanism of action of flunisolide is to activate glucocorticoid receptors, meaning it has an anti-inflammatory action. See also Glucocorticoid Corticosteroid References ^ See http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00180 ^ See http://...

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Flunisolide / Syntaris
I have been using Syntaris / flunisolide in the UK for some 20 years. Since it has been discontinued I have tried others recommended by a doctor but both dried up the nose with very irritating results,. Can anybody suggest an alternative Flunisolide that might be available in the UK, or elsewhere by post ? ## Blocked nose ! Acute Rhinitis. Syntaris / Flunisolide has made it bearable for about 30 years but SYNTARIS is no longer available. Alternatives suggested by my doctor have caused a dry and uncomfortable nasal condition. I don't want an operation either ! Any suggestions about Flunisolide upon which I have relied for so long ? ## Hi, just come across ur post as my partner is experiencing the same thing after using it for 20 yrs. Nothing seems as good. Have you had any luck with ...
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flunisolide
used fr sinus problems
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Flunisolide Nasal spray
VA prescribed
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Flunisolide
  • Aerosol, Metered: 0.25mg/inh, 250mcg/actuation, 78mcg/inh, 78mg/inh, 78ugm/inh
  • Spray: 25mcg/actuation
  • Spray, Metered: 0.025mg/spray, 0.029mg/spray, 25mcg/actuation, 29mcg/actuation
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

Other drugs which contain Flunisolide or a similar ingredient: (5 results)


Possibly related Flunisolide Topics:

Flunisolide / Syntaris I have been using Syntaris / flunisolide in the UK for some 20 years. Since it has been discontinued I have tried others...  6
flunisolide used fr sinus problems...  0
Flunisolide Nasal spray VA prescribed...  0