Skip to main content

Drug Interactions between Advair HFA and prednisone

This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:

  • Advair HFA (fluticasone/salmeterol)
  • prednisone

Edit list (add/remove drugs)

Interactions between your drugs

Minor

predniSONE salmeterol

Applies to: prednisone and Advair HFA (fluticasone / salmeterol)

Information for this minor interaction is available on the professional version.

Minor

fluticasone salmeterol

Applies to: Advair HFA (fluticasone / salmeterol) and Advair HFA (fluticasone / salmeterol)

Information for this minor interaction is available on the professional version.

Drug and food interactions

No alcohol/food interactions were found. However, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.

Therapeutic duplication warnings

Therapeutic duplication is the use of more than one medicine from the same drug category or therapeutic class to treat the same condition. This can be intentional in cases where drugs with similar actions are used together for demonstrated therapeutic benefit. It can also be unintentional in cases where a patient has been treated by more than one doctor, or had prescriptions filled at more than one pharmacy, and can have potentially adverse consequences.

Duplication

Cortisones

Therapeutic duplication

The recommended maximum number of medicines in the 'cortisones' category to be taken concurrently is usually one. Your list includes two medicines belonging to the 'cortisones' category:

  • Advair HFA (fluticasone/salmeterol)
  • prednisone

Note: In certain circumstances, the benefits of taking this combination of drugs may outweigh any risks. Always consult your healthcare provider before making changes to your medications or dosage.


Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No interaction information available.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Check Interactions

To view an interaction report containing 4 (or more) medications, please sign in or create an account.

Save Interactions List

Sign in to your account to save this drug interaction list.

Save Interactions List

Save to My Med List

Add your drug list to My Med List to view medical information in a simple, easy-to-read, personalized format. Automatically receive FDA alerts, drug interaction warnings, plus data on food, allergy & condition interactions.