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Dulera vs Proair Hfa for a female patient aged 67

Summary: 1,294 female patients aged 67 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized comparison of Dulera vs Proair Hfa for a female aged 67. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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What are the drugs

Dulera (latest outcomes from 765 users) has active ingredients of mometasone furoate; formoterol fumarate. It is often used in asthma.

Proair hfa (latest outcomes from 5,708 users) has active ingredients of albuterol sulfate. It is often used in asthma.

What is the symptom

Mouth Breathing (breathing through mouth) has been reported by people with asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 247 Mouth Breathing patients)

On May, 10, 2015: 1,294 female patients aged 63 who take the same drugs are studied in Dulera vs Proair Hfa

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female63COPD

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Dulera mometasone furoate; formoterol fumarateSchering
Proair Hfa albuterol sulfatenot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 63 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Dulera (Schering)Proair Hfa
Mouth Breathing0.00%0.00%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Dulera (Schering)Proair Hfa
DizzinessDyspnoea
MucosaDrug Ineffective
Complicated MigrainePain
CoughNausea
InsomniaOedema Peripheral
HypertensionCough
Multiple AllergiesAsthma
VertigoAnxiety
Dry MouthPneumonia
Atrial Fibrillation/flutterChest Pain

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Dulera (Schering)Proair Hfa
HypertensionRed Face
Multiple AllergiesCardiac Failure Congestive
AsthmaCold Intolerance
Atrial Fibrillation/flutterSweating Fever
Eustachian Tube DysfunctionSyncope
Chronic PancreatitisAsthma
PolyuriaPleural Effusion
Chronic Sinusitis
Cataract
Confusional State

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Dulera0.00%11.54%38.46%50.00%0.00%
Proair Hfa0.00%25.51%23.47%35.71%15.31%

Comments from or about the patient:

after 4 to 4 and one half hours, it's as if I start to over breathe, like extra deep breathing. Then I have to lie down for a couple of hours, then wake up shakey and anxious. Heart also starts tripping. Was fine for about 5 months, this just started.

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Dulera (mometasone furoate; formoterol fumarate) is often used to treat asthma. Proair Hfa (albuterol sulfate) is often used to treat asthma. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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