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... Atrovent is an anticholinergic medication like Spiriva. It's generic name is ipratropium bromide. It'd probably be worth it to ask the doctor about it. It's available with albuterol in it also, in a nebulized medication called Duoneb. (4 replies)
... atrovent is the same family as spiriva, i think spiriva is the longer acting version of the two. ... (4 replies)
... Does he use atrovent ? It's an inhaled medication, for both the inhaler and nebulizer, that's in the same family as Spiriva. (4 replies)

... my father was diagnosed w/ COPD a few months ago. his doctor put him on Spiriva, it was working wonderfully until he started developing mouth fungal infections and ulcers in his mouth. They have tried him on fungal medicines and none of these will kill the fungus. His doctor now is taking him off of the Spiriva. This is depressing because this was working so great. Does anyone... (4 replies)
... he has never tried atrovent. is it in the steroidal family? (4 replies)
... I was on both Advair and Spiriva. The Advair when he kept raising the dosage started causing a lot of side effects. So I stopped using both of them. My family doctor advised me to start using the Spiriva again. ... (11 replies)
... I was recently diagnosed with emphysema. Fairly severe. I am on oxygen and use an albuterol inhaler. They wanted me to go on Advair but I am concerned about the side effects. I am basically healthy otherwise with no colds or flu for years due to taking nutritional supplements and I want to stay that way. ... (11 replies)
... I worry that so much could cause him pnuemonia, eye problems, etc. as I know there are side effects with these meds. ... (11 replies)
... l the information and insight. All of this really helps and at this point, I need all the help I can get. It's funny you mentioned your dr. advising not to use Spiriva yet until you really need it because I was going to ask mine if I could get it. ... (10 replies)
Copd?
Apr 29, 2007
... p.s. you could do a search for Theodure side effects and mention them to your dr? ... (10 replies)




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