Review: how effective is Advair diskus 250/50 for Bronchial asthma?
(By eHealthMe on Aug, 29, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.7/5
Long term ratings: 3.8/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Advair diskus 250/50 (fluticasone propionate; salmeterol xinafoate) is for Bronchial asthma. The study is based on 345 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Advair diskus 250/50
Advair diskus 250/50 (latest outcomes from 2,279 users) has active ingredients of fluticasone propionate; salmeterol xinafoate. It is often used in asthma.
Bronchial asthma (latest reports from 281,820 patients) can be treated by Singulair, Symbicort, Advair Diskus 250/50, Albuterol Sulfate, Ventolin, Albuterol.
On Aug, 29, 2014: 345 people are studied for taking Advair diskus 250/50 in Bronchial asthma
Advair diskus 250/50 effectiveness for Bronchial asthma (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Advair diskus 250/50 for Bronchial asthma * :
|Bronchial asthma||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who take Advair diskus 250/50 for Bronchial asthma * :
|Bronchial asthma||0.00%||0.29%||3.77%||12.46%||20.00%||21.16%||23.19%||19.13% |
Who find Advair diskus 250/50 more effective for Bronchial asthma?
Gender of people who find Advair diskus 250/50 more effective * :
|Bronchial asthma||67.45%||32.55% |
Age of people who find Advair diskus 250/50 more effective * :
|Bronchial asthma||0.00%||0.47%||2.83%||13.21%||20.28%||22.17%||22.64%||18.40% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I had been taking nasonex for about 16 months on and off when the insurance wouldn't approve it any longer....then I was able to get approval after 2 months of being off of it. (filled scrip in dec 2013) I used it everyday. I was not taking anything else except ibuprofen on and off when needed. I continued to get sicker. I had headaches, eye pain, ear pain, sore throats and a swishing sound like a heart beat. It went on to cause short term memory loss and confusion. I was diagnosed with Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension with papilledema. I found 2 articles that talked about steroidal usage as a cause for IIH with paps. I looked up Nasonex and found it was a steroidal spray. I stopped taking it on June 19, 2014 and for the last 3 days I have had no double vision, and no swishing in my ears.....I am hoping the rest of the symptoms will subside with time. I strongly suggest anyone taking this medication to do so with the ut most caution.
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