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Pulmicort Respules vs Advair Diskus 500/50, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a male patient aged 54

This is personalized comparison of Pulmicort Respules vs Advair Diskus 500/50 for a male aged 54. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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On Jan, 28, 2014: 2,334 people are studied in Pulmicort Respules vs Advair Diskus 500/50

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male51Asthma

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Pulmicort Respules budesonideAstrazeneca
Advair Diskus 500/50 fluticasone propionate; salmeterol xinafoateGlaxosmithkline

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 51 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Pulmicort Respules (Astrazeneca)Advair Diskus 500/50 (Glaxosmithkline)
Dysphonia2.76%5.43%
Hoarseness2.07%0.39%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Pulmicort Respules (Astrazeneca)Advair Diskus 500/50 (Glaxosmithkline)
Drug IneffectiveDyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Drug Ineffective
CoughAsthma
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Chest Pain
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe)
Asthenia (weakness)Pneumonia
Myalgia (muscle pain)Cough
Headache (pain in head)Anxiety
Pyrexia (fever)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
AsthmaProduct Quality Issue

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Pulmicort Respules (Astrazeneca)Advair Diskus 500/50 (Glaxosmithkline)
Panic Disorder Without Agoraphobia (panic disorder without anxiety disorder)Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss)Asthma
Vision BlurredDrug Ineffective
Pharmaceutical Product ComplaintLoss Of Consciousness
PainPyrexia (fever)
Uveitis (inflammation of the uvea)Status Asthmaticus (a asthma attack not responds to regular medicines)
Visual Field DefectDisability
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)Lung Infection
Heart Rate IrregularCyanosis (lack of oxygen in body leads to blue appearance of skin ,mucous membrane nails)
Cataract Subcapsular (cataracts that affect the back of the lens)Lung Hyperinflation (inspiration of more than normal)

For people in general (regardless of gender or age):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Pulmicort Respules (Astrazeneca)Advair Diskus 500/50 (Glaxosmithkline)
Dysphonia2.70%5.27%
Hoarseness2.03%0.38%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Pulmicort Respules (Astrazeneca)Advair Diskus 500/50 (Glaxosmithkline)
Drug IneffectiveDyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Drug Ineffective
CoughAsthma
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Chest Pain
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Pneumonia
Asthenia (weakness)Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe)
Myalgia (muscle pain)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Headache (pain in head)Cough
Pyrexia (fever)Anxiety
AsthmaFatigue (feeling of tiredness)

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Pulmicort Respules (Astrazeneca)Advair Diskus 500/50 (Glaxosmithkline)
Vision BlurredDyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss)Asthma
Panic Disorder Without Agoraphobia (panic disorder without anxiety disorder)Drug Ineffective
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)Loss Of Consciousness
PainPyrexia (fever)
Optic Nerve InjuryLung Infection
Heart Rate IrregularDisability
Pharmaceutical Product ComplaintCyanosis (lack of oxygen in body leads to blue appearance of skin ,mucous membrane nails)
Visual Field DefectStatus Asthmaticus (a asthma attack not responds to regular medicines)
Optic Nerve Disorder (disease of optic nerve)Lung Hyperinflation (inspiration of more than normal)

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On eHealthMe, Pulmicort Respules (budesonide) is often used to treat asthma. Advair Diskus 500/50 (fluticasone propionate; salmeterol xinafoate) 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.

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