Arnuity Ellipta

(fluticasone)

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Controls asthma.

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An easy-to-use, convenient inhaler for asthma patients 12 years or older.

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    $34.55
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Quick facts about Arnuity Ellipta
  • Drug class: Respiratory
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: No lower cost generic available

Upsides

  • You only need to take Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone) once per day.
  • Breathe-activated inhalers may be easier to use than aerosol inhalers, and do not require cleaning and maintenance.
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Downsides

  • Don't forget to rinse your mouth after each use as Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone) can cause a fungal infection in the mouth or throat.
  • Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone) is not for on-demand treatment of an asthma attack. You will still need to have a rescue inhaler handy.
  • Do not take Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone) if you're allergic to milk proteins since it contains dairy.
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How it works

Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone) is a steroid, which lowers inflammation in your lungs.

Quick facts about Arnuity Ellipta
  • Drug class: Respiratory
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: No lower cost generic available

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Dosage forms

  • Inhaler
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What to expect when you take Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone) for Asthma

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  • Possible side effects
  • Headache
  • Common cold
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Sore throat
  • Backache
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Side effect rates for Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone)

From 229 clinical trials of Arnuity Ellipta when taken for asthma (arnuity ellipta 100 mcg)
  • Common cold
    8%8%
    5%5%
  • Lung inflammation
    7%7%
    6%6%
  • Lung infection
    6%6%
    5%5%
  • Headache
    6%6%
    4%4%
  • Sore throat
    4%4%
    3%3%
  • Sinus infection
    4%4%
  • Toothache
    3%3%
  • Stomach flu
    3%3%
  • Fungal infection of the mouth
    3%3%
  • Fungal infection of the mouth and throat
    3%3%
  • Pain from fungal infection of the mouth and throat
    3%3%
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Where we got our data »

The placebo bar shows how common a side effect was for people taking a sugar pill instead of Arnuity Ellipta.

Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone)
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People taking Arnuity Ellipta felt side effect more

People taking Arnuity Ellipta felt side effect less

No difference

Risks and Warnings for Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone)

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  • Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone) can lower your immune system and make it easier to get infections. Talk to your doctor if you find yourself getting sick more often.