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... I'd hate to have Copd....asthma is bad enough!! I see my lung doctor in 2 weeks again and I'll ask for sure....he's the type that doesn't like putting names in illnesses. But I'd like to know for sure either way. He's a great doctor but. ... (5 replies)
... Hi I was just curious to know if anyone has been put on the Spiriva inhaler for asthma? ... (5 replies)
... since I was 3 months old, and after spending the last 10 years believing that I was going to die of either a major asthma attack or phnemonia....I finally feel like a normal asthma free human being. It's been 3 months now since my new asthma doc put me on Spiriva. ... (2 replies)

... Hello. I am on Symbicort for my asthma but it is also used for COPD. A lot of medicines can have multiple uses. For example I use Lyrica, a antiseizure drug, for neuropathy. I was also on a Brovana , a nebulizer drug for COPD, when I first got sick with Asthma. If it is working then take it and don't worry. ... (5 replies)
... bronchitis are included under the COPD umbrella. It may be due to that. As long as it helps, I would just go with the flow. Additionally, some doctors include asthma under COPD though it's not listed usually. ... (5 replies)
... I take spiriva for my asthma too, it's aimed at COPD in England as well, the drs at the Royal Brompton hospital in London put me on it. ... (1 replies)
... Interesting as Dulera is not a first line treatment for asthma. It's to be used when other meds have not worked. And frankly, Spiriva is the same. Most people move to them or add them when old line meds like Flovent are not working. I think I'd have a chat with my pulmo. ... (23 replies)
... Advair is a dual med with a steroid and a bronchial dialator like albuterol. It's one of the daily meds we've talked about. The med your friend spoke about is a similar one though it's not steroid based - Spiriva and Dulera are such ones and typically are given for COPD but some docs are now giving them for asthma as well (which some e docs consider under the COPD umbrella... (16 replies)
... I am a 49 year old woman who was told that I have asthma only in the last 2 years. The first time was after having bronchitis. ... (3 replies)
... i don't have asthma or COPD....i paralyzed the left lobe of my diaphragm and so my left lung has no air being pumped thru.... ... (2 replies)
... We are here to see if we can be of assistance. Since you have stated that this helped you, it you are trying to offer assistance yourself. Thanks for doing so; perhaps it will help someone else. (2 replies)
... I've known of some. I haven't been but a relative was and so was a friend. They eventually transitioned back to their regular med though. (5 replies)
... True but are any other asthmatics on this puffer one here? (5 replies)
... You need to understand something. There is no cure for asthma. You are always, always going to be dependent on some form of medication. ... (27 replies)
... I am suffering with the same symptoms. They started me on Zantac for two months which did nothing. ... (7 replies)
... I know it's for COPD but some folks use Spiriva for asthma. Have you tried it? ... (7 replies)
... I take Spiriva for copd along with a long list of asthma meds. ... (1 replies)
... I thought Spiriva was for COPD (Chronic Bronchitis, etc) not Asthma. At least that's what the commericals and their web site say. Maybe you just need different meds, or a greater variety. I'm on 6 for asthma, *plus* rescuer!:) (5 replies)
... I have been on Spiriva for a while now and it is great. Once a day, is a big change from all the hand inhaulers I was on. My Mom also used it and she done very well it on too. ... (8 replies)
... I have been on spiriva for the last year or so because of asthma. It has helped me and I have had no side effects with it and what not. I like it better than my advair and singulair. ... (8 replies)

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