Alvesco

(ciclesonide)
Alvesco 80 MCG/INHAL Metered Dose Inhaler, 60 ActuationsAlvesco 160 MCG/INHAL Metered Dose Inhaler, 60 Actuations
NO BOXED WARNING

Dosage & administration

1 Prednisone should be reduced gradually, no faster than 2.5 mg/day on a weekly basis, beginning after at least 1 week of therapy with ALVESCO. Patients should be carefully monitored for signs of asthma instability, including monitoring of serial objective measures of airflow, and for signs of adrenal insufficiency during steroid taper and following discontinuation of oral corticosteroid therapy [see Warnings and Precautions ].

Previous Therapy

Recommended
Starting Dose

Highest
Recommended Dose

Patients ≥ 12 years who received bronchodilators alone

80 mcg twice daily

160 mcg twice daily

Patients ≥ 12 years who received inhaled corticosteroids

80 mcg twice daily

320 mcg twice daily

Patients ≥ 12 years who received oral corticosteroids1

320 mcg twice daily

320 mcg twice daily

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Alvesco FAQs

How is the dosage of Alvesco?Alvesco is available in 2 dosages, including 160 mcg/puff MDI 60 puff and 80 mcg/puff MDI 60 puff
What does Alvesco treat?Alvesco treats Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis and Perennial Allergic Rhinitis
How Is Alvesco Administered?Alvesco is administered as a Inhalant
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