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Last updated: 01 Jul 2020
Published: 01 Jul 2020

4.1 Therapeutic indications

This fixed-dose combination of fluticasone propionate and formoterol fumarate (Flutiform inhaler) is indicated in the regular treatment of asthma where the use of a combination product (an inhaled corticosteroid and a long-acting β2 agonist) is appropriate:

• For patients not adequately controlled with inhaled corticosteroids and 'as required' inhaled short-acting β2 agonist.


• For patients already adequately controlled on both an inhaled corticosteroid and a long-acting β2 agonist.


50 microgram /5 microgram inhaler is indicated in adults, adolescents and children aged 5 years and above.


125 microgram /5 microgram inhaler is indicated in adults and adolescents aged 12 years and above.


250 microgram /10 microgram inhaler is indicated in adults only.

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