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Asmanex Hfa

Drug Info for asmanex hfa

Mometasone oral inhalation is used to prevent difficulty breathing, chest tightness, wheezing, and coughing caused by asthma. Mometasone oral inhalation (Asmanex® HFA) is used in adults and children 12 years of age and older. Mometasone powder for oral inhalation (Asmanex® Twisthaler) is used in adults and children 4 years of age and older. It is in a class of medications called corticosteroids. Mometasone works by decreasing swelling and irritation in the airways to allow for easier breathing.

Asmanex HFA is used to prevent asthma attacks. There is not a generic version available. The average Asmanex HFA cash price can be high at about $239 for 13 gram, 100 mcg/act inhaler. You can save up to 80% off of your Asmanex HFA cost by using our free and reusable Asmanex HFA savings card at a local pharmacy that participates with OptionRx.

  • Asmanex HFA
  • By breathing

Take your medicine as directed. Your dose may need to be changed several times to find what works best for you.

Read and follow the patient instructions that come with this medicine. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions.

For patients using Asmanex®: You will use this medicine with a device called a Twisthaler®. The Twisthaler® holds the powdered medicine and measures out each dose for you. Your caregiver will show you how to use your inhaler.The Twisthaler® has a small window on the side with numbers showing. This is the dose counter. The dose counter should change to a lower number when you take off the cap.Breathe out fully to get as much air out of your lungs as possible.Put the mouthpiece in your mouth and close your lips around it. The Twisthaler® will be sideways.Take a fast, deep breath.Take the Twisthaler® out of your mouth. Hold your breath for about 10 seconds, then breathe out slowly. Do not breathe out into the Twisthaler®.Wipe the mouthpiece dry with a cloth or tissue. Put the cap back on right away. You should hear a click when the cap is fully closed.Rinse your mouth with water after each dose.Throw away the inhaler when the dose counter is at "00" or 45 days after you opened the package.

For patients using Asmanex® HFA: When you use the inhaler for the first time, or if you have not used it in a while, test or prime it by releasing 4 test sprays into the air, away from the face.Shake well before each spray.Breathe out fully to get as much air out of your lungs as possible. Put the mouthpiece into your mouth.Breathe in through your mouth as deeply as you can until you have taken a full deep breath.Do not use the Asmanex® HFA canister or actuator with any other medicines. Do not remove the canister from the actuator.Rinse your mouth with water after each dose. Do not swallow the water after rinsing.Do not wash the inhaler in water. The mouthpiece should be cleaned using a dry wipe after every 7 days of use.

Missed dose: Asmanex® HFA: If you miss a dose of this medicine, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not use extra medicine to make up for a missed dose.Asmanex® Twisthaler®: Take a dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then and take a regular dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up for a missed dose.

Inhalation routeStore the canister at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze. Do not keep this medicine inside a car where it could be exposed to extreme heat or cold. Do not poke holes in the canister or throw it into a fire, even if the canister is empty. Keep the Twisthaler® in the foil pouch until you are ready to use it the first time. Store the medicine at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light.

This medicine is not right for everyone. Do not use it if you had an allergic reaction to mometasone or milk proteins. Do not use this medicine to treat bronchospasm or an asthma attack that has already started.

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have liver disease, eye or vision problems (including cataracts, glaucoma), osteoporosis, tuberculosis, or any type of infection. Tell your doctor if you have been recently exposed to measles or chickenpox.

This should not be the first and only medicine you use for asthma. This medicine will not stop an asthma attack that has already started. Your doctor may prescribe another medicine for you to use in case of an acute asthma attack.

This medicine may cause the following problems:Adrenal gland problemsFungus infection of the mouth or throat (thrush)Decrease in bone mineral density, which can lead to weak bonesIncreased risk of infectionSlow growth in childrenGlaucoma or cataractsParadoxical bronchospasm (trouble breathing right after use)

This medicine helps prevent asthma attacks for most people, but some people may have more severe asthma attacks when they use it. Talk to your doctor about what you should do if this happens.

Inhalation routeIf any of your asthma medicines do not seem to be working as well as usual, call your doctor right away. Do not change your doses or stop using your medicines without asking your doctor.

You may need to use this medicine for 1 to 2 weeks before your asthma starts to improve. Call your doctor if your symptoms do not improve or if they get worse.

Make sure any doctor or dentist who treats you knows that you are using this medicine.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children. Never share your medicine with anyone.

Some medicines can affect how mometasone works. Tell your doctor if you are using atazanavir, clarithromycin, indinavir, itraconazole, ketoconazole, nefazodone, nelfinavir, ritonavir, saquinavir, telithromycin, cobicistat-containing products, or other steroids (including dexamethasone, methylprednisolone, prednisolone, prednisone).

This should not be the first and only medicine you use for asthma. This medicine will not stop an asthma attack that has already started. Your doctor may prescribe another medicine for you to use in case of an acute asthma attack.

This medicine may cause the following problems:Adrenal gland problemsFungus infection of the mouth or throat (thrush)Decrease in bone mineral density, which can lead to weak bonesHigher risk of infection (tell your doctor if you are exposed to chickenpox or measles)Slow growth in childrenGlaucoma or cataracts

This medicine helps prevent asthma attacks for most people, but some people may have more severe asthma attacks when they use it. Talk to your doctor about what you should do if this happens.

Inhalation routeIf any of your asthma medicines do not seem to be working as well as usual, call your doctor right away. Do not change your doses or stop using your medicines without asking your doctor.

You may need to use this medicine for 1 to 2 weeks before your asthma starts to improve. Call your doctor if your symptoms do not improve or if they get worse.

Make sure any doctor or dentist who treats you knows that you are using this medicine.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children. Never share your medicine with anyone.

  • White patches inside your mouth or throat, pain when eating or swallowing
  • Eye pain, trouble seeing, any changes in vision
  • Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing
  • Breathing problems get worse, chest tightness
  • Change in how much or how often you urinate, difficult or painful urination
  • Dark freckles, skin color changes, coldness, weakness, tiredness, nausea, vomiting, weight loss
  • Fever, chills, cough, stuffy or runny nose, sneezing, sore throat, body aches
  • Headache
  • Back, joint, or muscle pain
  • Stomach upset
  • Heavy bleeding or changes in menstrual period
Frequently Asked Questions

Asmanex HFA is an inhalation medication that is classified as a corticosteroid drug, and it is used to prevent asthma attacks. It is also used to control and prevent symptoms of asthma such as wheezing and shortness of breath. As an anti-inflammatory drug, it works by reducing inflammation in the airways of the lungs to make breathing easier. This drug is approved for use in adults and children age 12 or older.

While there are other drugs on the market used to treat asthma, there is not a drug similar to HFA currently available. Consult with your doctor for more information on this drug and alternative drugs to determine the best treatment for you.

The average Asmanex HFA price without insurance is about $239 for 13 gram, 100 mcg/act inhaler. Prices for this drug can be slightly expensive and vary depending on the dosage, quantity, and pharmacy location.

A generic version of this drug is not currently available. You can use our free Asmanex HFA discount card to reduce the cost of this drug by up to 80% when you purchase this medication at a participating local pharmacy.

Asmanex HFA is available as an inhalation aerosol in the following strengths: 100 mcg/ing and 200 mcg/ing. Follow your doctor's instructions for dosage and use of this medication.

There are several additional ways to save on Asmanex HFA. The manufacturer offers an Asmanex HFA Free Trial Voucher as well as a Multi-Use Savings coupon. Eligible patients may also be able to obtain this medication for free or at a savings via the Merck Patient Assistance Program and Patient Access Network Foundation (PAN). Contact these programs directly for more information.