Flonase is Now Available Over the Counter

IMG_3422It is often good news when a medication becomes available over-the-counter for ease of purchase and affordability for consumers. The same is the case for Flonase which was released this month as an additional OTC option for nasal allergy sufferers to treat nasal symptoms such as nasal congestion, sneezing and a runny, itchy nose. Nasacort 24HR, containing triamcinolone acetonide, was the first nasal steroid OTC released last year.

Coupons featured in the Feb. 8, 2015 Courier-Journal

Coupons featured in the Feb. 8, 2015 Courier-Journal

A 3-pack (360 spray total) costs $53.49 at Costco.

A 3-pack (360 spray total) costs $53.49 at Costco.

Flonase, containing fluticasone propionate, and has been shown to be an effective treatment for many suffering with allergic rhinitis (a.k.a. hay fever). With approximately 40 million Americans experiencing indoor/outdoor allergies, this news should help many sufferers. A 60-spray single package is $13.99 at Target this week plus you can take advantage of additional savings by using the $3 coupon in last Sunday’s newspaper. A three-pack, 120-spray package is $53.49 at Costco.

To find out if Flonase or other nasal steroids could work for you or someone in your family, call (502) 882-2063 to make an appointment. We are happy to find a plan to help you find relief.

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One response to “Flonase is Now Available Over the Counter

  1. This is great news for patients who have found that Flonase works the best for them. Thanks for sharing!

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