Alvesco HFA Side Effects
Generic Name: ciclesonide
Please note - some side effects for Alvesco HFA may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
Side Effects by Body System - for Healthcare Professionals
Applies to: inhalation aerosol
Endocrine side effects have included adrenal suppression.
Musculoskeletal side effects have included decreases in bone mineral density, arthralgia, pain in extremity, and back pain.
Nervous system side effects have included headache and dizziness.
Ocular side effects have included cataracts, glaucoma, blurred vision, conjunctivitis, and increased intraocular pressure.
Respiratory side effects have included paradoxical bronchospasm, chest discomfort, cough, dysphonia, nasopharyngitis, sinusitis, pharyngolaryngeal pain, dry throat, sinusitis, hoarseness, influenza, pneumonia, upper respiratory infection, nasal congestion, and nasopharyngitis.
Gastrointestinal side effects have included oral candidiasis, nausea, dry mouth, gastroenteritis, and dry throat.
Dermatologic side effects have included urticaria.
Hypersensitivity side effects have included immediate or delayed hypersensitivity reactions such as angioedema with swelling of lips, tongue, and pharynx.
General side effects have included face edema and fatigue.Top
- Alvesco HFA inhalation Concise Consumer Information (Cerner Multum)
- Ciclesonide Professional Patient Advice (Wolters Kluwer)
- Ciclesonide Monograph (AHFS DI)
- ciclesonide Inhalation Advanced Consumer (Micromedex) - Includes Dosage Information
- ciclesonide aerosol MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
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