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)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
1 answer • 8 Mar 2010
1 answer • 7 Jun 2010
About to start taking gabapentin but concerned about weight gain as found HRT was good but did gain weight . Am a little overweight anyway so ...
1 answer • 13 Nov 2013