Asmanex vs Flovent

Asmanex
(Rx)
Flovent
(Rx)
Asmanex is an asthma / COPD medication.
Flovent is an asthma / COPD medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Asthma
2.3
Concern level
1.4
Helpfulness
for Asthma
2.4
Concern level
1.3
Approval Date
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March 30, 2005
March 27, 1996
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
1,621 Discussions
11,700 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Asthma
#2 for COPD
#3 for Emphysema
Asmanex is prescribed for Asthma and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Asthma
#2 for COPD
Flovent is prescribed for Asthma and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Asm
Weight Gain
8
Bronchitis
8
Palpitations
6
Hoarseness
5
Sore Throat
4
Fever
3
Tachycardia
3
Migraines
3
Diabetes
3
Nausea
3
Flo
Weight Gain
5
Hoarseness
2
Sore Throat
2
Behavior Problems
2
Tachycardia
1
Aggression
1
Burning
1
Migraines
1
Restlessness
1
High Blood Pressure
1
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Asmanex
Asm
Flovent
Flo
Weight Gain
Asm
Flo
8
5
Bronchitis
Asm
Flo
8
0
Palpitations
Asm
Flo
6
0
Hoarseness
Asm
Flo
5
2
Sore Throat
Asm
Flo
4
2
Fever
Asm
Flo
3
0
Tachycardia
Asm
Flo
3
1
Migraines
Asm
Flo
3
1
Diabetes
Asm
Flo
3
0
Nausea
Asm
Flo
3
0
Weight Gain
Flo
Asm
5
8
Hoarseness
Flo
Asm
2
5
Sore Throat
Flo
Asm
2
4
Behavior Problems
Flo
Asm
2
0
Tachycardia
Flo
Asm
1
3
Aggression
Flo
Asm
1
0
Burning
Flo
Asm
1
0
Migraines
Flo
Asm
1
3
Restlessness
Flo
Asm
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Flo
Asm
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Flovent during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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Method of use
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Inhalation
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Aerosol: 125 mcg/Actuation, 44 mcg/actuation, 110 mcg/actuation, 220 mcg/actuation
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Mometasone Furoate
Fluticasone Propionate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Asmanex and Flovent: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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