Table 6: Days’ Supply+ for Available ICS as Monotherapy When Maximum Doses are Utilized (Adults and Children)

Drug # of Actuations Per Canister Days’ Supply (based on maximum dose per day)+
budesonide/formoterol inhalation aerosol#
80 mcg/4.5 mcg/actuation
60
120
15
30
160 mcg/4.5 mcg/actuation 60
120
15
30
fluticasone propionate/ salmeterol xinafoate inhalation aerosol^
45 mcg fluticasone/21 mcg salmeterol / actuation
120
60
30
15
115mcg fluticasone/21 mcg salmeterol/ actuation 120
60
30
15
230 mcg fluticasone/21 mcg salmeterol/ actuation 120
60
30
15
fluticasone propionate/salmeterol inhalation powder*
100 mcg fluticasone/50 mcg salmeterol/ actuation
14 blisters
60 blisters
14
60
7
30
250 mcg fluticasone/50 mcg salmeterol/ actuation
14 blisters
60 blisters
14
60
7
30
500 mcg fluticasone/50 mcg salmeterol/ actuation
14 blisters
60 blisters
14
60
7
30
fluticasone/salmeterol inhalation powder
55 mcg/14 mcg/actuation    
60 30
113 mcg/14 mcg/actuation 60 30
232 mcg/14 mcg/actuation 60 30
fluticasone furoate/ umeclidinium/ vilanterol inhalation powder~
100 mcg/62.5 mcg/25 mcg/actuation
  • 28 blisters (one strip contains fluticasone, one strip contains umeclidinium and vilanterol)
  • 60 blisters (one strip contains fluticasone, one strip contains umeclidinium and vilanterol)

14

30

14

30

200 mcg/62.5 mcg/25 mcg/actuation
  • 28 blisters (one strip contains fluticasone, one strip contains umeclidinium and vilanterol)
  • 60 blisters (one strip contains fluticasone, one strip contains umeclidinium and vilanterol)

14

30

14

30

fluticasone furoate/vilanterol inhalation powder $
100 mcg/25/mcg/actuation
  • 28 blisters (one strip contains fluticasone, one strip contains vilanterol)
  • 60 blisters (one strip contains fluticasone, one strip contains vilanterol)

14

30

14

30

200 mcg/25 mcg/actuation
  • 28 blisters (one strip contains fluticasone, one strip contains vilanterol)
  • 60 blisters (one strip contains fluticasone, one strip contains vilanterol)

14

30

14

30

mometasone furoate/formoterol inhalation aerosol#
50 mcg/5 mcg/actuation
120 30
100 mcg/5 mcg/actuation

60

120

15

30

200 mcg/5 mcg/actuation

60

120

15

30

Legend:

  • + calculated based on canister size and maximum allowed dose per day (summarized in Tables 2 & 4)
  • * Salmeterol inhalation powder, alone or in combination with fluticasone as Advair Diskus®, may be used in children greater than 4 years of age
  • # Budesonide/formoterol indicated in children 6 years of age and older and mometasone/formoterol inhalation aerosols is indicated for children 5 years of age and older
  • ^ Fluticasone/salmeterol inhalation aerosol only indicated for children greater than or equal to 12 years of age
  • $ Fluticasone/vilanterol powder not indicated for use in children