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... I was also a heavy smoker up until 8 months ago, stupid I know. My doctor put me on Advair shortly before I quit smoking and it worked great for the asthma. However I've gained almost 40 lbs. ... (5 replies)
... I sought out this board because I'm at my wits end with Advair side effects. ... (22 replies)
... I'm brand new to these boards. I want to find out as much information as I can about alternatives to pharmaceuticals. Any help would be greatly appreciated. ... (8 replies)

Advair effects
Sep 2, 2011
... I don't know if I should stop given I've only taken a single dose. Does Advair make things worse before improving them? ... (6 replies)
... So I've got moderate to bad asthma, and have been on advair for years. Recently I started having heart palpitations pretty severely. ... (6 replies)
... he whole body, like an oral steroid. So the steroid goes only where it is needed". But I have noticed in the last few months that TV commercials that advertise Advair for asthma do not mention ANY side affects. ... (7 replies)
... ayed after today's visit. My son's pediatrician heard our concerns about the continued cough and all the drugs he's on, and so our pediatrician took him off the Advair and ordered a nebulizer and breathing treatment once in the morning and as needed throughout the day. He also represribed the singular. ... (8 replies)
... rtec daily. A small number taken flovent inhaler daily if they were poorly controlled using the other meds. Flovent is an inhaled steroid. None of them are on Advair and they see various doctors in our area. One of them is on inhaled steroids using a nebulizer. ... (8 replies)
... Stupid albuterol. It gives me these migraines which kick in about a day after I use it. It took me forever to figuire this out. I was on xopenex for a while, which is similar, but still I get the migraine from it, just not as bad. I talked to a physician assistant at my health clinic, and he said basically well that's tough luck but there are no other options, beta... (7 replies)
... Hello Everyone: No, I don't know any alternatives. I myself am on a slew of medications and often wonder if I'm over medicated. My 2 year old is on Singulair and Flovent as well. But I do have a few bits of information: 1. My friend's daughter goes to see a homeopathic and he has detoxed her. Apparently she is doing well. She takes herbal supplements. So that... (8 replies)
... effect. I hope Singulair is working better for you, and if you're only using Advair when you're having a bad time you should consider switching to straight Serevent as this would eliminate the corticosteroid component altogether. ... (23 replies)
... what I read on these message boards, it does cause more side effects than other drugs. Some people just can't handle it. But there are plenty of alternatives. Advair combines a bronchodilator with a corticosteroid. With other alternatives, you will actually have to take two drugs separately ... who cares. ... (12 replies)
... and Allegra for allergies. I have a mild to moderate case of asthma and I'm wondering if the Advair is really necessary. I've read that it shouldn't be used if your asthma is under control with another medicine. ... (3 replies)
... it hard for me to conentrate, I couldn't function at work. and I can't eat, everythign tastes gross it really doesn't agree with me. I guess I should ask about alternatives to the cough medicines but if I start it earlier when the coughing starts it helps loosen it up and moves it along and I get some rest. ... (8 replies)
... I'm looking for any advice or suggestions, including diet or natural alternatives for asthma. I'm at my wits end trying to find a good regiment of medication to keep my asthma under control. ... (3 replies)
... We can not afford Advair even with our copay even though my daughter has used it for 15 yrs and it has worked well. Are there alternatives out there that work just as well? ... (2 replies)
... I need to call my doctor about alternatives to the advair and flovent. I just can't take the voice changes as I am a grad student and teacher, and I have some major conference presentations coming up. ... (5 replies)
... I don't believe that there are NO alternatives except drugs. for over 50 years I did not need inhalers and then one day I got a lung infection and the doctor put them on me. I should never had started. ... (6 replies)
Inhaled steroid ?
Mar 18, 2012
... Symbcort, Advair and fomoterol all contain a LABA, which can have many nasty side effects, including rapid heart rate and anxiety. ... (4 replies)
... Hi Howitt44, Thanks for your reply. Your peak flows are great. It sounds like you started your meds/treatment for your asthma symptoms right away before they got out of hand and caused permanent airway remodeling (lung damage/permant reduced lung capacity) I guess I justed wanted to see had bad mine was as compared to others. My pulmonary doctor sees patients... (2 replies)


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