What is Maxiflo?
Maxiflo Inhaler is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Emphysema, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Asthma, Wheezing And Trouble Breathing, Chronic Bronchitis, Seasonal And Year-Round Allergic and other conditions.
Maxiflo Inhaler contains Fluticasone Propionate, and Formoterol Fumerate as active ingredients.
Maxiflo Inhaler works by relaxing muscles and opening air passages; preventing the release of the inflammation and allergies causing substances in the body;
Detailed information related to Maxiflo Inhaler’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Maxiflo Inhaler Uses
Maxiflo Inhaler is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
- Wheezing And Trouble Breathing
- Chronic Bronchitis
- Seasonal And Year-Round Allergic
- Stuffy/Runny Nose
- Itching And Sneezing
- Itchy And Watery Eyes
Maxiflo Inhaler Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Maxiflo Inhaler improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
Relaxing muscles and opening air passages.
Preventing the release of the inflammation and allergies causing substances in the body.
Maxiflo Inhaler – Composition and Active Ingredients
Maxiflo Inhaler is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Formoterol Fumerate (6 MCG)
Fluticasone Propionate (250 MCG)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Maxiflo Inhaler – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Maxiflo Inhaler. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Dry Mouth
- Mild Sore Throat
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
Maxiflo Inhaler – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Breathing problem
- Chest or lung infection
- Heart problem
- High blood pressure
- Liver disease
- Low blood potassium levels
Maxiflo Inhaler – Drug Interactions
If you take other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Maxiflo Inhaler may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions.
Maxiflo Inhaler may interact with the following drugs and products:
- Ascorbic acid
Maxiflo Inhaler Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Maxiflo Inhaler is a contraindication. In addition, Maxiflo Inhaler should not be taken if you have the following conditions:
- Allergic to it or any ingredient
- Allergic to it or to any ingredients
- Allergic to milk proteins
- Asthma attack
- Lactose intolerant
- Planning to become pregnant
- Symptoms of Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
- Thyroid problems