How effective is Flonase for Sinus infection (Sinusitis)?
Summary: 22 Flonase users have rated its effectiveness for Sinus infection.
Overall ratings: 2.8/5
Long term ratings: 3.1/5
This is a review of how effective Flonase (fluticasone propionate) is for Sinus infection and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Flonase
Flonase has active ingredients of fluticasone propionate. It is often used in allergies. (view latest outcomes from 17,492 users)
Sinus infection (inflammation of sinus) can be treated by Azithromycin, Amoxicillin, Levaquin, Augmentin '875', Avelox, Zithromax. (latest reports from Sinus Infection 36,433 patients)
On Dec, 19, 2014: 22 people are studied for taking Flonase in Sinus infection
Flonase effectiveness for Sinus infection (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Flonase for Sinus infection * :
|Sinus infection||59.09%||40.91% |
Age of people who take Flonase for Sinus infection * :
|Sinus infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.55%||27.27%||27.27%||36.36%||4.55% |
Who find Flonase more effective for Sinus infection?
Gender of people who find Flonase more effective * :
|Sinus infection||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who find Flonase more effective * :
|Sinus infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||20.00%||60.00%||0.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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