Ensuring Your Safety With Alvesco
Are There Side Effects?Just like any medicine, Alvesco can cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses the drug will experience problems. Most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
Common side effects of Alvesco include but are not limited to:
- Irritation of the nose and throat
- Upper respiratory tract infections, such as the common cold.
(Click Alvesco Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Drug Interactions With AlvescoAlvesco can potentially interact with several other medicines (see Alvesco Drug Interactions).
Prior to taking this medication, talk to your healthcare provider if you have:
- Never had chickenpox or the measles (or never been vaccinated against them)
- Tuberculosis, herpes, or any other infections
- Glaucoma or cataracts
- Any allergies, including to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Alvesco and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Alvesco and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Alvesco Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)