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... Doctors who treat the condition will attempt to control the person's shortness of breath by trying to use the least puffers possible. Spiriva is usually the first choice, but if the person is still having shortness of breath, advair is often added. ... (1 replies)
... why take spiriva and advair both (1 replies)
Spiriva and advair
Dec 26, 2007
... However, both Spiriva and Advair are compatible and may be taken together if prescribed by your doctor. ... (7 replies)

Spiriva and advair
Dec 25, 2007
... what is the difference between spiriva and advair when one has COPD (7 replies)
... so which of the two spiriva or advair is best for COPD. are you using them or are you a medical person? ... (7 replies)
Spiriva and advair
Jan 15, 2008
... I'm now on Advair twice a day, 11 am and 11 pm. I have been taking Spiriva once, in the middle of the day. ... (7 replies)
Spiriva and advair
Jan 14, 2008
... thank you so much for your input.. do you have copd? and did you use the 500/50 advair? will talk to the doc about it also... thanks again.. shirlhof (7 replies)
Spiriva and advair
Jan 14, 2008
... The important thing is which is best for YOU! I tried Advair and it did nothing. Spiriva has made it possible to hardly ever use my "rescue" inhaler. My best friend had exactly the opposite results. Ask you doc fopr samples and see what happens. ... (7 replies)
... Spiriva is ipratropium Actually it is Tiotropium. Atrovent is Ipatropium. (7 replies)
... thank you so much for the information about advair and spirava. I will ask the pulmonary doctor about switching. Happy New year to you.. ... (7 replies)
... I have been on Advair for many years and this year I tried to stop it. It did not work and I developed SOB at night. ... (2 replies)
... Three years ago my 61 year old husband was diagnosed with COPD. He was put on Advair and Spiriva and then this past December they had him sleep for two nights with an oxygen sensor to determine his sleeping oxygen levels. ... (1 replies)
... I have been using Spiriva recently, in addition to Albuterol, and while Albuterol is quite helpful, I have yet to see any notable positive effects from Spiriva. ... (4 replies)
... My ex husband has COPD and has been on Advair and Spiriva for several years. His breathing is getting worse and I told him he might have to get on Oxygen. He said Oxygen is bad for you because it hardens your lungs. Does anyone have any suggestions? ... (4 replies)
... Wondering what the consensus is as to which of these have helped folks the most w/ Copd and/or Asthma. I was on Advair, but could not deal with the loss of my voice. Otherwise it caused no other problems. Have been switched to Symbicort, but concerned about the warnings re: death from Formoterol. Is this warning over-hyped ? (0 replies)
... ad "bronchial obstruction, exacerbated". Had another "not breathing" attack that night in ICU. They also found emphysema. Gave me Spiriva, Prednisone, Levaquin and Advair and SVN breathing machine. ... (5 replies)
Advice needed
Nov 28, 2011
... if you just sit, getting around will get harder and harder. Are you on oxygen? ... (4 replies)
... twice a day and Spiriva once a day for COPD along with an albuterol inhaler and have been steadily gaining weight even though I workout 5 days a week. I saw some older posts from people experiencing similar problems. ... (0 replies)
... Hi, I was on Advair, until I went on Medicare and lost myBCBS scripts plan. ... (2 replies)
... up. I think by not going cold turkey and just reducing dosages it helped me adapt better. ... (2 replies)




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