What are Generics?
Generic drugs marketed without brand names contain the exact same active ingredients used in their brand-name counterparts, but cost significantly less. The drugs are required to meet U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) standards for safety, purity and effectiveness.
Fluticasone inhalation is used to prevent asthma attacks. It will not treat an asthma attack that has already begun. The active ingredient in brand-name medications such as Flovent, fluticasone is a steroid which prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.
Fluticasone is also marketed as Flovent Diskus, Flovent HFA, Flovent, Flovent Rotadisk.