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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.
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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 (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 (number of people):
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