eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized


Advanced tools       Explore eHealthMe

Home > Copd > Spiriva > Spiriva for Copd

How effective is Spiriva for Copd (Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)?

Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5
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 Spiriva (tiotropium bromide monohydrate) is for Copd. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 389 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Spiriva for Copd >>>

What is Spiriva

Spiriva (latest outcomes from 50,453 users) has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Copd

Copd (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) (latest reports from 206,485 patients) can be treated by Spiriva, Symbicort, Advair Diskus 250/50, Albuterol Sulfate, Prednisone, Advair Diskus 500/50.

On Oct, 24, 2014: 389 people are studied for taking Spiriva in Copd




Spiriva effectiveness for Copd


Long term Spiriva effectiveness for Copd

Spiriva effectiveness for Copd (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall158913911531
Long term
(1+ years)
437867221

Gender of people who take Spiriva for Copd * :

FemaleMale
Copd59.38%40.62%

Age of people who take Spiriva for Copd * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Copd0.00%0.00%0.00%0.51%1.54%5.91%22.11%69.92%

Who find Spiriva more effective for Copd?

Gender of people who find Spiriva more effective * :

FemaleMale
Copd63.01%36.99%

Age of people who find Spiriva more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Copd0.00%0.00%0.00%0.68%0.68%6.85%26.71%65.07%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Find out which drug is more effective in real world to treat:

Latest outcomes in real world:

Trend of spiriva reports

What do you think? Post a comment.

Want to personalize this study to your gender and age? Start now.

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Do either spiriva or symbicort cause diahria, urinary problems or loss of calcium in bones or teeth?

    If so, how to prevent reaction.
    If so, is it worth the trade off for an 84 year old to use these drugs?

    Reply

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • I have hereditary hemochromatosis and require a blood draw of 500ml bi-monthly to reduce my ferritin level. After starting the above medications, I have been having trouble with a low blood flow.

    Reply

  • From this study (4 months ago):

  • Alpha Liponic Acid....kidney failure < month
    Critical Liver Support...Kidney failure < month
    Charcoal Activated... Absorb impurities < month

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Spiriva, Copd

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Side effect of spiriva on diabetis control
    I have been a diabetic for the past 30 years and could generally control my blood sugar by using Lantus and another fast effect insuine (ahich changed several time)Since I take Spiriva (started on february 15th 2014, I cannot control my blood sugar properly and get incoherent results (2,3 or even 4 ...

  • Polymyalgia rheumatica
    Diagnosed 12 months ago with type 2 diabetes - diet controlled. Diagnosed recently with polymyalgia rheumatica. Prescribed prednisone. This caused my blood sugar levels to skyrocket and. Now require insulin injections. Have developed a rash on arms & face. Have tried tapering prednisone dosage but p ...

  • Treating copd and kidney disease
    My biggest problem is trying to keep my blood pressure at 110 to 140 diastolic and controlling constipation.

More reviews for: Spiriva, Copd

Recent studies of taking Spiriva in Copd on eHealthMe:

More related studies for: Spiriva, Copd

Recent Copd related drug comparison:

More related comparison studies for: Spiriva, Copd

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Azithromycin and Immune System Disorder

- Pantoprazole

- Slurred Speech and Cymbalta

- Proteinuria

- Drooling

 

Recent user comments

- "I tested positive for Benzodiazepines and I need to k ... " (2 hours ago)

- "I tested positive for Benzodiazapins and I need to kn ... " (2 hours ago)

- "I'm on the pump and have changed my site over and ove ... " (3 hours ago)

 

Recent searches

- Aluminum Phosphate; Calcium Phosphate: Bone Ash
- Promethazine Hydrochloride; Codeine Phosphate
- Diabetic Mastopathy
- Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride (hospira) 50mg/ml
- Fexofenadine Hydrochloride; Pseudoephedrin Hydrochloride

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.