Avamys vs Nasal Spray

Avamys
(Rx)
Nasal Spray
(OTC)
Avamys is a respiratory medication and an asthma / COPD medication.
Nasal Spray is a respiratory medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.1
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.1
Helpfulness
for Seasonal Allergies
3.0
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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Not Available
July 12, 2002
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
738 Discussions
84,629 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Asthma
#3 for Rhinitis
Avamys is prescribed for Asthma, Seasonal Allergies, Rhinitis and Allergic Rhinitis and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Flu
#5 for Congestion
#6 for Runny Nose
Nasal Spray is approved for Flu, Sinus Infections, Nasal Congestion, Congestion and Runny Nose and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Seasonal Allergies, although it is not approved for this condition.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Ava
Sore Throat
4
Chest Infection
3
Fever
3
Dry Mouth
2
Migraines
2
Lack Of Sleep
1
Bronchitis
1
Sinus Headaches
1
Drowsiness
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Nas
Addiction
3
Bleeding
2
Vomiting
2
Spotting
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Gagging
1
Dehydration
1
Mood Swings
1
Tingling
1
Palpitations
1
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Avamys
Ava
Nasal Spray
Nas
Sore Throat
Ava
Nas
4
0
Chest Infection
Ava
Nas
3
0
Fever
Ava
Nas
3
0
Dry Mouth
Ava
Nas
2
0
Migraines
Ava
Nas
2
0
Lack Of Sleep
Ava
Nas
1
0
Bronchitis
Ava
Nas
1
0
Sinus Headaches
Ava
Nas
1
0
Drowsiness
Ava
Nas
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Ava
Nas
1
0
Addiction
Nas
Ava
3
0
Bleeding
Nas
Ava
2
0
Vomiting
Nas
Ava
2
0
Spotting
Nas
Ava
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Nas
Ava
1
0
Gagging
Nas
Ava
1
0
Dehydration
Nas
Ava
1
0
Mood Swings
Nas
Ava
1
0
Tingling
Nas
Ava
1
0
Palpitations
Nas
Ava
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 Nasal Spray during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Avamys and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Nasal Spray and alcohol.
Method of use
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Inhalation
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Aerosol: 0.65%, 1%
Spray: 0.05%
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Fluticasone Furoate
Oxymetazoline Hcl, Phenylephrine Hcl/Pheniramine Maleate, Sodium Chloride
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Avamys and Nasal Spray: 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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