2 to 11 years:
Fluticasone furoate: 1 spray ( mcg/spray) in each nostril once a day
4 to 11 years:
Fluticasone propionate: 1 spray (50 mcg/spray) in each nostril once a day
12 years or older:
Fluticasone furoate: 2 sprays ( mcg/spray) in each nostril once a day
Fluticasone propionate: 1 or 2 sprays (50 mcg/spray) in each nostril once a day as needed
-Children between 2 to 11 years not adequately responding to 55 mcg may use 110 mcg (2 sprays in each nostril) once a day.
-When maximum benefit has been achieved and symptoms have been controlled, reducing the dosage to 55 mcg (1 spray in each nostril) once a day may be effective.
Use: Treatment of symptoms of seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis
Though they each try to get your symptoms under control, they do it by different mechanisms which when taken altogether, can work even better than by itself.
So, using the table below, a patient can generally take one medication from each column at the same time (but not more than one medication contained within a column unless directed by your doctor). For example (highlighted in BOLD ), a patient can choose to take allegra, nasonex, singulair, patanase, nasalcrom, and saline flushes all at the same time.
Steroid Nasal Spray
Anti-Histamine Nasal Spray
Cromolyn Nasal Spray