21 Aug 2012
No - weight gain is not a side effect of inhaled fluticasone.
10 Nov 2012
It is entirely possible that any medication containing fluticasone can cause weight gain. Most books do not list weight gain as a side effect, but like with any other corticosteroid, there is a risk. Because fluticasone propionate is an inhaled glucocorticoid, the risk is lower than with oral glucocorticoids, but remains nonetheless.
- Fluticasone Information for Consumers
- Fluticasone Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Fluticasone (detailed)
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