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Note: This document contains side effect information about fluticasone / salmeterol. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Advair Diskus.For the Consumer
Applies to fluticasone / salmeterol: inhalation aerosol liquid, inhalation disk, inhalation powder
Along with its needed effects, fluticasone/salmeterol may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.
Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking fluticasone/salmeterol:
Incidence not known
Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur while taking fluticasone/salmeterol:
Symptoms of overdose
Some side effects of fluticasone / salmeterol may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to fluticasone / salmeterol: inhalation aerosol, inhalation powderGeneral
The most common events that occurred more frequently were nasopharyngitis, upper respiratory tract infection, nasal congestion, back pain, sinusitis, dizziness, nausea, pneumonia, candidiasis, and dysphonia.Nervous system
Very common (10% or more): Headache (up to 21%)
Common (1% to 10%): Migraine
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Tremor
Postmarketing reports: Paraesthesia, restlessness, compressed nerve syndrome, aphoniaRespiratory
The incidence of pneumonia was higher in adult subjects with COPD older than 65 years compared with younger subjects with COPD (18% versus 14%).
Very common (10% or more): Upper respiratory tract infections (up to 27%), pharyngitis (up to 13%), nasopharyngitis
Common (1% to 10%): Pneumonia, bronchitis, throat irritation, hoarseness, dysphonia, sinusitis, upper respiratory inflammation, viral respiratory infections, cough, rhinorrhea/postnasal drip, epistaxis, nasal congestion/blockage, laryngitis, unspecified oropharyngeal plaques, dryness of nose, lower respiratory signs and symptoms, lower respiratory infections, lower respiratory hemorrhage, congestion
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Dyspnea
Rare (less than 0.1%): Oropharyngeal angioedema, bronchospasm, paradoxical bronchospasm
Frequency not reported: Nose, and throat infections, laryngitis, nasal sinus disorders, nasal sinus disorders
Postmarketing reports: Paranasal sinus pain, rhinitis, throat soreness, tonsillitis, asthma, asthma exacerbation, chest congestion, chest tightness, tracheitis, wheezing, report of upper respiratory symptoms of laryngeal spasm, irritation, or swelling such as stridor or chockingCardiovascular
Common (1% to 10%): Palpitations, tachycardia, arrhythmias, myocardial infarction, postoperative complications
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Atrial fibrillation, angina pectoris
Rare (less than 0.1%): Cardiac arrhythmias (including supraventricular tachycardia and extrasystoles)
Frequency not reported: Hematomas
Postmarketing reports: Ventricular tachycardia, pallorDermatologic
Common (1% to 10%): Contusions, wounds, eczema, dermatitis, dermatosis
Frequency not reported: Skin flakiness and acquired ichthyosis, disorders of sweat and sebum
Postmarketing reports: Ecchymoses, photodermatitisGastrointestinal
Common (1% to 10%): Oral and throat candidiasis, nausea and vomiting, gastrointestinal discomfort and pain, dental discomfort and pain, hyposalivation, gastrointestinal infections, disorders of hard tissue of teeth, abdominal discomfort and pain, oral abnormalities, gastrointestinal discomfort and pain, viral gastrointestinal infections, diarrhea
Rare (less than 0.1%): Esophageal candidiasis
Frequency not reported: Oral lesions
Postmarketing reports: Oral ulcerations, dyspepsia, xerostomiaImmunologic
Common (1% to 10%): Allergies and allergic reactionsMetabolic
Common (1% to 10%): Hypokalemia, weight gain
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Hyperglycemia
Frequency not reported: Fluid retentionMusculoskeletal
Common (1% to 10%): Muscle cramps, traumatic fractures, arthralgia, myalgia, arthralgia, articular rheumatism, muscle spasms, musculoskeletal inflammation, bone and skeletal pain, muscle injuries, soft tissue injuries
Postmarketing reports: Muscle stiffness, tightness and rigidity, bone and cartilage disorders, myositis, osteoporosis, fracturesOcular
Common (1% to 10%): Allergic eye disorders, eye edema and swelling
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Cataract
Rare (less than 0.1%): Glaucoma
Frequency not reported: Dry eyes, eye infections, keratitis, conjunctivitisOther
Common (1% to 10%): Candidiasis unspecified site, ear signs and symptoms, viral infections, bacterial infections, inflammation, bacterial reproductive infections
Rare (less than 0.1%): Angioedema, facial angioedema
Frequency not reported: Syncope, edema and swelling, dysmenorrhea, pain, unusual taste, lacerations
Postmarketing reports: Ear ache, feverHypersensitivity
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Cutaneous hypersensitivity reactions
Rare (less than 0.1%): Anaphylactic reactions including anaphylactic shockPsychiatric
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Anxiety, sleep disorders
Rare (less than 0.1%): Behavioral changes, including psychomotor hyperactivity and irritability (predominately in children)
Frequency not reported: Depression, aggression (predominantly in children)
Postmarketing reports: AgitationEndocrine
Rare (less than 0.1%): Cushing's syndrome, Cushingoid features, adrenal suppression, growth retardation in children and adolescents, decrease bone mineral density
Frequency not reported: Hypothyroidism
Postmarketing reports: HypercorticismHepatic
Frequency not reported: Abnormal liver function tests