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Flovent Diskus 100 vs Spiriva for a female patient aged 72

Summary: 7,322 female patients aged 72 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Flovent Diskus 100 vs Spiriva for a female aged 72. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Flovent diskus 100 (latest outcomes from 34 users) has active ingredients of fluticasone propionate.

Spiriva (latest outcomes from 50,501 users) has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

On Mar, 31, 2015: 7,322 female patients aged 69 who take the same drugs are studied in Flovent Diskus 100 vs Spiriva

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female69Asthma

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Flovent Diskus 100 fluticasone propionatenot specified
Spiriva tiotropium bromide monohydratenot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 69 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Flovent Diskus 100Spiriva
DyspnoeaDyspnoea
Drug IneffectiveDrug Ineffective
NauseaNausea
FatigueCough
CoughPneumonia
AstheniaDry Mouth
DizzinessChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Chest PainDysphonia
AsthmaDizziness
HeadacheAsthenia

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Flovent Diskus 100Spiriva
CoughDyspnoea
PainDrug Ineffective
FatigueBurning Sensation
Renal DisorderLung Neoplasm Malignant
ArthropathyPneumonia
Rheumatoid ArthritisLung Infection
Temporomandibular Joint SyndromeHaemoptysis
PneumoniaOedema Peripheral
Herpes ZosterAortic Aneurysm
FistulaChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Flovent Diskus 1004.30%21.51%30.11%33.33%10.75%
Spiriva2.27%18.94%37.88%32.58%8.33%

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Spiriva (tiotropium bromide monohydrate) is often used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. 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.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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