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Getting off meds
Nov 3, 2011
... I'm curious as to how many of you who got into taking flovent or advair successfully got off them after a little bit of time? ... (4 replies)
... controlled under this treatment plan. BUT...I would really like to get off the Advair, permanently. For the last few weeks, I've been skipping my morning dose of Advair, and only taking my bedtime dose, along with the Singulair. ... (4 replies)
... and I am not hoarse anymore. A little when I try to sing, but I have hopes to start getting off advair altogether by Christmas this year. ... (14 replies)

... I have been taking Advair for 2 years and never gained a pound. The doctor that prescribed it also told me that it wouldn't make me gain weight. ... (3 replies)
... About six months ago, I came off the antidpressants, and am doing OK. One month ago, I stopped smoking. One week ago, I came off Advair. I really like the idea of sort of cleaning out my body, getting level. I'm exercising, trying to lose the weight and restore lung function. But now... ... (3 replies)
... im trying to do the same thing. I switched from advair to qvar and it is much better but I would like to get off that too. pharm dr. suggested singulair but research shows the side effects are worse than qvar. ... (6 replies)
... I'm glad you're getting a few responses. I only got one response when I asked awhile ago. I am seeing my pulmonologist next week and telling her that I need to get off Advair. ... (6 replies)
... do any of you use advair on a temporary basis to get rid of inflammation of the trachea? ... (10 replies)
... Anyone have experience of getting off of Advair after having seemed to need it at one point period in time...periodic asthma maybe? ... (4 replies)
... I wad diagnosed with adult asthma almost 4 years ago. The only thing I use is Advair 100, and I've been perfectly fine since I've been on it. Last summer I started feeling tightness in my chest which has plagued me off and on ever since. ... (2 replies)
... Advair is a steroid and will make you gain weight - it is excellent in controlling asthma though. Singulair did not help my asthma at all. It is more for seasonal allergies. I would reccommend something like Serevent wich is a preventetive medication. Good luck. (3 replies)
... d no where near the response I've had with the Advair. It's the only thing I'm using now and haven't had to use my rescue inhaler in about 2 months. Before the Advair I was using it a couple times daily. If something's working well and you have no side effects, why stop? ... (5 replies)
... Swim fast is right. Symbicort is not a medication you are suppode to come off if u have asthma. It is a maintenance medication. ... (5 replies)
... However, some people can taper down their dosage of Advair or other inhaled corticosteroids and still have their asthma under good control. Like I said before, it depends on your doctor and your pulmonary function. ... (5 replies)
... Hi, I've had light to moderate asthma for several years, and did not require serious treatment (besides using Ventolin several times a week) until this winter, which was much worse. My doctor perscribed Symbicort 160/4.5 (budesonide/formoterol, similar to Advair). It had a dramatic effect on me, I'm feeling much better, and I'm also very energetic (I guess that's the... (5 replies)
... aid it was because I did not exercise etc.Not only did I gain weight,I woke up every nite with leg cramps, and was always bloated,fingers, feet etc.I finally got off the drug for the most part. Only use it when I am having alot of trouble. ... (23 replies)
... Well, there's your problem. Ask to get off the Advair and on to a single med like Flovent. Are you seeing a pulmonologist? ... (6 replies)
... agonist component to ward off sudden asthma symptoms. ... (6 replies)
... However, things started getting better for me in 1988 when I had to switch pulmonary doctors because the one who saved my life in 1985, quit his practice to go into research instead. ... (25 replies)
... I do believe, strongly, that the Advair contributes to feeling tired and joint pain when getting up from a sedentary position.....but then again...I AM 44 years old! ... (6 replies)

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