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Prayerful
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   Posted 10/2/2012 5:56 PM (GMT -7)   
My doctor gave me a prescription for Flonase and wrote on the RX:
 
Flonase #2 Sy 2 sprays each  (I think it is Sy)
 
If I remember correctly, the previous prescription had the same thing but #4.
 
What does #2 and #4 mean? Does anyhone know?

Red_34
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   Posted 10/2/2012 8:15 PM (GMT -7)   
I'm not sure but it might mean, two sprays in each nostril two times a day. Once you fill the script, the directions should be on the box.
SHERRY
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Prayerful
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   Posted 10/3/2012 8:07 AM (GMT -7)   
But surely #4 would not (could not) mean 4 times a day. I do think that would be too many sprays.
I guess I will have to wasit until I go to drug store and ask them.
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