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... what is an alternative to advair? ... (9 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)
... I know a few people who have been on Advair for over a couple years and they are doing great on it. Almost like they don't have asthma. I hope that they can stay that way. ... (9 replies)

... The patents for Advair and it's delivery device have expired and hopefully a less expensive generic will be on the market within the next couple of years. ... (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 now need to use a maintenance inhaler or my asthma is too problematic to where I can't function, or go to work, without it. I am on Zyrtec, Advair and a prescription nose spray every day. ... (3 replies)
... Anyway, I discontinued the Advair due to horseness in my throat. However, because my insurance would not cover the alternative to Advair I'm back on it. ... (3 replies)
... I have been on the Advair 250 diskus for probably 6 or 7 years now. ... (8 replies)
... I've been on Advair for over 12 years. ... (6 replies)
... I'm going to see my doctor in a few days about trying an alternative inhalor, to the Advair diskus that I use. ... (0 replies)
Advice on Advair
Jan 17, 2015
... What I'd like to ask is whether or not Advair is really the appropriate drug for me or if I should consider an alternative. ... (4 replies)
... My 14 year old daughter, with variably controlled asthma got her first real acute asthma attacks after taking Advair consistently for 8 weeks. She said she has never experienced what she experienced the other day, an almost total inability to inhale, or talk, etc. ... (3 replies)
... Have you discussed Symbicort as an alternative to the Advair? ... (13 replies)
... were you rinsing your mouth out each time with the advair??? Just started on says rinsing will prevent thrush...but not sure. (8 replies)
... I am on Symbicort too, but, like when I was on Advair, had recurring Thrush from the medicine so my doctor gave me a spacer. It's a plastic tube that your MDI attaches to (this works with the Symbicort type of inhaler, I don't think it would work with the Advair discus). Since I started using the spacer I haven't had any recurrence of Thrush, which is a big deal, because I was... (8 replies)
... Ah, thank you so much. I do have insurance, so thinking maybe I shouldn't complain about the $50.00 copay I spend for the Advair. I do wish to one day phase out the steroid based medicine if possible. :) (3 replies)
... on the market but because they are new, they are very expensive if you don't have insurance coverage. If you main problem is the cost, it's possible to purchase Advair cheaper from Canada. ... (3 replies)
... I use Serevent (Advair without the steroid). Works great for me. I was on Asthmacort for 10 years and made my doctor take me off of it. Too many yeast infections and joint pain. Now they want to put me back on steroids, but I refuse. (9 replies)
... generic isn't available yet. If FloVent was working for you, you should still be taking it and only be on Advair if necessary to get your asthma in control. I'd suggest talking to your doctor about this. ... (9 replies)
... I checked and Flovent has not been discontinued in Canada. It is still available and is now available as a generic in Canada (the generic is called Fluticasone). The generic is significantly less expensive than the name brand was. You should probably check with your doctor and/or pharmacist to find out why you were switched to Advair (which contains the same active... (9 replies)

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