Additional Information on Flovent
In previous studies, high doses of Flovent did not cause serious problems. However, if you happen to take an overdose, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Flovent Overdose for more information.)
Flovent should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
The Flovent Diskus must be discarded six weeks after you remove it from the protective foil pouch.
If you do not take your Flovent as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
Flovent inhalers are available in the following strengths:
- Flovent Diskus 50 mcg inhaler -- containing 60 inhalations, with 50 mcg per inhalation
- Flovent HFA 44 mcg inhaler -- containing 120 inhalations, with 44 mcg per inhalation
- Flovent HFA 110 mcg inhaler -- containing 120 inhalations, with 110 mcg per inhalation
- Flovent HFA 220 mcg inhaler -- containing 120 inhalations, with 220 mcg per inhalation.
Currently, no generic versions of Flovent are licensed for sale (see Generic Flovent for more information).