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Review: could Advair diskus 250/50 cause Itching?

Summary: Itching is found among people who take Advair diskus 250/50, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Albuterol, and have Asthma.

We study 1,921 people who have side effects while taking Advair diskus 250/50 from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.

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Advair diskus 250/50

Advair diskus 250/50 has active ingredients of fluticasone propionate; salmeterol xinafoate. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from 2,304 Advair diskus 250/50 users)

Itching

Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 88,231 Itching patients)

On Jan, 14, 2015: 1,912 people reported to have side effects when taking Advair diskus 250/50. Among them, 22 people (1.15%) have Itching.

Trend of Itching in Advair diskus 250/50 reports

Time on Advair diskus 250/50 when people have Itching * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Itching40.00%0.00%20.00%40.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Itching when taking Advair diskus 250/50 * :

FemaleMale
Itching80.00%20.00%

Age of people who have Itching when taking Advair diskus 250/50 * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Itching0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%15.00%30.00%5.00%50.00%

Severity of Itching when taking Advair diskus 250/50 ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Itching0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

How people recovered from Itching ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Asthma (7 people, 31.82%)
  2. Ill-defined disorder (4 people, 18.18%)
  3. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (2 people, 9.09%)
  4. Oxygen saturation decreased (2 people, 9.09%)
  5. Bronchitis chronic (1 people, 4.55%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Albuterol (5 people, 22.73%)
  2. Aspirin (5 people, 22.73%)
  3. Nexium (4 people, 18.18%)
  4. Norvasc (3 people, 13.64%)
  5. Theophylline (3 people, 13.64%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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