How effective is Advair diskus 500/50 for Copd (Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)?
Summary: 45 Advair diskus 500/50 users have rated its effectiveness for Copd.
Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.1/5
This is a review of how effective Advair diskus 500/50 (fluticasone propionate; salmeterol xinafoate) is for Copd and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Advair diskus 500/50
Advair diskus 500/50 has active ingredients of fluticasone propionate; salmeterol xinafoate. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from Advair diskus 500/50 444 users)
Copd (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) can be treated by Spiriva, Symbicort, Advair Diskus 250/50, Advair Diskus 500/50, Prednisone, Albuterol. (latest reports from Copd 48,476 patients)
On Dec, 21, 2014: 45 people are studied for taking Advair diskus 500/50 in Copd
Advair diskus 500/50 effectiveness for Copd (number of people):
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I came home from the Hospitol with a 3,3,2,2,1,1 Rx.
I took (3) and spent the rest of the day contenplating Suicide.
The rest of the Rx went in the Toilet by 7:pm.
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- Spiriva caused me to swell up like a hippo.
My Doctor prescribed spiriva to help me breathe due to asthma/cold. I never smoked but my parents and friends were heavy smokers. I used the spiriva 3 times. Once a day for 3 days then I started swelling in my ankles and the swelling continued until my face, hands arms... basically I was so swollen I gained 29 pounds in two days. My doctor put me on lasix and potassium for several weeks. I quit using the spiriva when my other doctor asked if I was on any new meds. Spiriva was the only new medicine. When I stopped using it the swelling went away.
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Currently on 20mg daily. Still have pain in the morning & at night. Am worried about prednisone side effects.
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