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Flovent Diskus 100 vs Spiriva, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a female patient aged 71

This is personalized comparison of Flovent Diskus 100 vs Spiriva for a female aged 71. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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What are the drugs

Flovent diskus 100 (latest outcomes from 33 users) has active ingredients of fluticasone propionate.

Spiriva (latest outcomes from 50,441 users) has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

On Jun, 7, 2014: 7,279 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
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Drug IneffectiveDrug Ineffective
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Cough
CoughPneumonia
Asthenia (weakness)Dry Mouth
DizzinessChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe)
Chest PainDysphonia (speech disorder attributable to a disorder of phonation)
AsthmaDizziness
Headache (pain in head)Asthenia (weakness)

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
PainDyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Drug Ineffective
PneumoniaMacular Degeneration (painless eye condition that leads to the gradual loss of central vision)
Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints)Burning Sensation
Osteitis Deformans (a disease of bone occurring in the middle aged and elderly; excessive bone destruction sometimes leading to bone pain)Lung Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour of lung)
CoughLung Infection
Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (pain at the temporomandibular joint due to various causes of increased muscle tension and spasm. it is believed that syndrome is a physical manifestation of psychological stress)Pneumonia
Renal Disorder (kidney disease)Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
Osteonecrosis (death of bone)Haemoptysis (blood-stained sputum from the bronchi, larynx, trachea, or lungs)
InfectionChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Flovent Diskus 1004.65%18.60%32.56%33.72%10.47%
Spiriva2.31%20.77%37.69%32.31%6.92%

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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.

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