NDC 0173-0600 Flovent Diskus

Fluticasone Propionate Powder, Metered Respiratory (inhalation) - View Dosage, Usage, Ingredients, Routes, UNII

Product Information

NDC Product Code:
0173-0600
Proprietary Name:
Flovent Diskus
Non-Proprietary Name: [1]
Fluticasone Propionate
Substance Name: [2]
Fluticasone Propionate
NDC Directory Status:
Human Prescription Drug
Product Type: [3]
ACTIVE PRODUCT INCLUDED in the NDC Directory
Dosage Form:
Powder, Metered - An powder dosage form that is situated inside a container that has a mechanism to deliver a specified quantity.
Administration Route(s): [4]
  • Respiratory (inhalation) - Administration within the respiratory tract by inhaling orally or nasally for local or systemic effect.
  • Labeler Name: [5]
    Glaxosmithkline Llc
    Labeler Code:
    0173
    FDA Application Number: [6]
    NDA020833
    Marketing Category: [8]
    NDA - A product marketed under an approved New Drug Application.
    Start Marketing Date: [9]
    05-08-2007
    Listing Expiration Date: [11]
    12-31-2024
    Exclude Flag: [12]
    N
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    Product Packages

    NDC Code 0173-0600-02

    Package Description: 1 INHALER in 1 CARTON / 60 POWDER, METERED in 1 INHALER

    Price per Unit: $3.09040 per EA

    Product Details

    What is NDC 0173-0600?

    The NDC code 0173-0600 is assigned by the FDA to the product Flovent Diskus which is a human prescription drug product labeled by Glaxosmithkline Llc. The generic name of Flovent Diskus is fluticasone propionate. The product's dosage form is powder, metered and is administered via respiratory (inhalation) form. The product is distributed in a single package with assigned NDC code 0173-0600-02 1 inhaler in 1 carton / 60 powder, metered in 1 inhaler. This page includes all the important details about this product, including active and inactive ingredients, pharmagologic classes, product uses and characteristics, UNII information and RxNorm crosswalk.

    What are the uses for Flovent Diskus?

    Fluticasone is used to control and prevent symptoms (such as wheezing and shortness of breath) caused by asthma. It works by reducing swelling (inflammation) of the airways in the lungs to make breathing easier. Controlling symptoms of asthma helps you maintain your normal activities and decreases time lost from work or school. Fluticasone belongs to a class of drugs known as corticosteroids. This medication must be used regularly to be effective. It does not work right away and should not be used to relieve sudden asthma attacks. If an asthma attack occurs, use your quick-relief inhaler (such as albuterol, also called salbutamol in some countries) as prescribed.

    What are Flovent Diskus Active Ingredients?

    An active ingredient is the substance responsible for the medicinal effects of a product specified by the substance's molecular structure or if the molecular structure is not known, defined by an unambiguous definition that identifies the substance. Each active ingredient name is the preferred term of the UNII code submitted.
    • FLUTICASONE PROPIONATE 50 ug/1 - A STEROID with GLUCOCORTICOID RECEPTOR activity that is used to manage the symptoms of ASTHMA; ALLERGIC RHINITIS, and ATOPIC DERMATITIS.

    Which are Flovent Diskus UNII Codes?

    The UNII codes for the active ingredients in this product are:

    Which are Flovent Diskus Inactive Ingredients UNII Codes?

    The inactive ingredients are all the component of a medicinal product OTHER than the active ingredient(s). The acronym "UNII" stands for “Unique Ingredient Identifier” and is used to identify each inactive ingredient present in a product. The UNII codes for the inactive ingredients in this product are:

    What is the NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk for Flovent Diskus?

    RxNorm is a normalized naming system for generic and branded drugs that assigns unique concept identifier(s) known as RxCUIs to NDC products.The NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk for this produdct indicates multiple concept unique identifiers (RXCUIs) are associated with this product:
    • RxCUI: 896018 - fluticasone propionate 50 MCG/INHAL Dry Powder Inhaler, 60 Blisters
    • RxCUI: 896018 - 60 ACTUAT fluticasone propionate 0.05 MG/ACTUAT Dry Powder Inhaler
    • RxCUI: 896018 - fluticasone propionate 0.05 MG/ACTUAT Dry Powder Inhaler, 60 ACTUAT
    • RxCUI: 896019 - Flovent Diskus 50 MCG/INHAL Dry Powder Inhaler, 60 Blisters
    • RxCUI: 896019 - 60 ACTUAT fluticasone propionate 0.05 MG/ACTUAT Dry Powder Inhaler [Flovent]

    Which are the Pharmacologic Classes for Flovent Diskus?

    A pharmacologic class is a group of drugs that share the same scientifically documented properties. The following is a list of the reported pharmacologic class(es) corresponding to the active ingredients of this product.

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    Patient Education

    Fluticasone Oral Inhalation


    Fluticasone oral inhalation is used to prevent difficulty breathing, chest tightness, wheezing, and coughing caused by asthma in adults and children. It is in a class of medications called corticosteroids. Fluticasone works by decreasing swelling and irritation in the airways to allow for easier breathing.
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    Product Footnotes

    [1] What is the Non-Proprietary Name? - The non-proprietary name is sometimes called the generic name. The generic name usually includes the active ingredient(s) of the product.

    [2] What is the Substance Name? - An active ingredient is the substance responsible for the medicinal effects of a product specified by the substance's molecular structure or if the molecular structure is not known, defined by an unambiguous definition that identifies the substance. Each active ingredient name is the preferred term of the UNII code submitted.

    [3] What kind of product is this? - Indicates the type of product, such as Human Prescription Drug or Human Over the Counter Drug. This data element matches the “Document Type” field of the Structured Product Listing.

    [4] What are the Administration Routes? - The translation of the route code submitted by the firm, indicating route of administration.

    [5] What is the Labeler Name? - Name of Company corresponding to the labeler code segment of the Product NDC.

    [6] What is the FDA Application Number? - This corresponds to the NDA, ANDA, or BLA number reported by the labeler for products which have the corresponding Marketing Category designated. If the designated Marketing Category is OTC Monograph Final or OTC Monograph Not Final, then the Application number will be the CFR citation corresponding to the appropriate Monograph (e.g. “part 341”). For unapproved drugs, this field will be null.

    [8] What is the Marketing Category? - Product types are broken down into several potential Marketing Categories, such as NDA/ANDA/BLA, OTC Monograph, or Unapproved Drug. One and only one Marketing Category may be chosen for a product, not all marketing categories are available to all product types. Currently, only final marketed product categories are included. The complete list of codes and translations can be found at www.fda.gov/edrls under Structured Product Labeling Resources.

    [9] What is the Start Marketing Date? - This is the date that the labeler indicates was the start of its marketing of the drug product.

    [11] What is the Listing Expiration Date? - This is the date when the listing record will expire if not updated or certified by the product labeler.

    [12] What is the NDC Exclude Flag? - This field indicates whether the product has been removed/excluded from the NDC Directory for failure to respond to FDA"s requests for correction to deficient or non-compliant submissions ("Y"), or because the listing certification is expired ("E"), or because the listing data was inactivated by FDA ("I"). Values = "Y", "N", "E", or "I".