Avamys works to decrease inflammation caused by allergy (rhinitis) and therefore reduce symptoms of allergy. Avamys nasal spray is used to treat symptoms of allergic rhinitis including stuffy, runny or itchy nose, sneezing and watery, itchy or red eyes.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is Avamys nasal spray?
Avamys (fluticasone furoate) belongs to a group of medicines called glucocorticoids.
Avamys nasal spray works to decrease inflammation caused by allergy (rhinitis) and therefore reduce symptoms of allergy. If you buy Avamys nasal spray online, or from your local pharmacy, it is used to treat symptoms of allergic rhinitis including stuffy, runny or itchy nose, sneezing and watery, itchy or red eyes.
Allergy symptoms can occur at specific times of the year and be caused by allergy to pollen from grass or trees (hay fever), or they can occur all year round and be caused by allergy to animals, house-dust mites or mould to name some of the most common.
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What is Avamys nasal spray used for?
Avamys is a nasal spray used to treat symptoms such as sneezing and blocked noses, which present in hay fever and other allergic reactions. It contains 27.5 micrograms of a corticosteroid called Fluticasone Furoate. This works by reducing inflammation in your nose.
What are the symptoms of hay fever?
You may wish to buy Avamys nasal spray to treat hay fever.
The common symptoms of hay fever include:
sneezing and coughing
a runny or blocked nose
itchy, red or watery eyes
itchy throat, mouth, nose and ears
loss of smell
pain around your temples and forehead
If you have asthma, you might also:
have a tight feeling in your chest
be short of breath
wheeze and cough
Hay fever will last for weeks or months, unlike a cold, which usually goes away after 1 to 2 weeks. The duration of your symptoms are a good indicator of what medication you should be taking.
How do I prevent hay fever reactions?
If you buy Avamys nasal spray online your symptoms will ease but it may be a good idea to also do the following to prevent reactions:
do not cut grass or walk on grass
do not spend too much time outside
do not keep fresh flowers in the house
do not smoke or be around smoke it makes your symptoms worse
do not dry clothes outside they can catch pollen
do not let pets into the house if possible they can carry pollen indoors
It may also be beneficial to read our blog post on hay fever home remedies.
How do you use Avamys nasal spray?
Whenever you buy Avamys nasal spray online, always use the medicine exactly as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. Don’t exceed the recommended dose. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you’re not sure.
Use Avamys nasal spray once a day at the same time each day. This will treat your symptoms throughout the day and night.
Some people will not feel the full effects until several days after first using Avamys. However, it is usually effective within 8 to 24 hours of use.
The usual starting dose is 2 sprays in each nostril once every day. Once symptoms are controlled you may be able to decrease your dose to 1 spray in each nostril, once every day.
If you have any of the following side effects seek medical attention right away as it could be an allergic reaction (which is very rare):
becoming very wheezy, coughing or having difficulty with breathing
suddenly feeling weak or light-headed
swelling around the face
skin rashes or redness
Some more common side effects include:
Nosebleeds (generally minor), particularly if you use Avamys for more than 6 weeks continuously
Nasal ulceration which may cause irritation or discomfort in your nose. You may also get streaks of blood when you blow your nose
Shortness of breath
Interactions between Avamys nasal spray and food/alcohol?
There is no known reaction between Avamys nasal spray and food or alcohol.
Interactions between Avamys nasal spray and other medications?
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, or have recently taken, or might take any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. It is especially important to tell your doctor if you are taking, or have recently taken any of the following medicines:
steroid tablets or injected steroids
medicines for asthma
ritonavir or cobicistat, used to treat HIV
ketoconazole, used to treat fungal infections
Avamys should not be used at the same time as other nasal sprays containing steroids
Is there any reason I would not be able to use Avamys nasal spray?
Do not buy Avamys nasal spray if you are allergic to fluticasone furoate or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
Hay Fever and seasonal allergies are common issues that can be irritating and painful. When you buy Avamys nasal spray online symptoms can be easily treated so you no longer have to experience their extremes. Avamys nasal spray reduces inflammation and swelling relieving congestion.
e-Surgery uses Royal Mail delivery with choices starting from; Royal mail 48 tracked delivery, Royal Mail tracked 24 and Royal Mail 1 pm special delivery (discover more about e-Surgery delivery). When you buy Avamys nasal spray online it will arrive in discreet, recyclable packaging at a delivery address of your choice.
How to dispose of Avamys nasal spray bought online?
Once the medication is used the bottle can be disposed of in a general waste bin. If the Avamys nasal spray is unfinished dispose of it safely and drop it off at a local pharmacy. Cardboard packaging and paper patient information leaflets are recyclable.