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... I can't speak directly to whether pulmicort has side effects for toddlers but had two thoughts - first of all, there are lots of opinions based on personal experience posted online that may or may not be directly tied to those medications so don't get too freaked out (for some reason it looks like the negatives outweigh the positives by about 10:1 even though I took pulmicort... (22 replies)
... ut Pulmicort. I just printed out 10 pages of complaints from which I'm going to use for our next doctor's appointment. I want my son taken off Pulmicort right away! ... (22 replies)
... I haven't read the other posts, but here's my story. The same thing happened with my two year old. He was finally put on Pulmicort which has helped TREMENDOUSLY. His most recent cold I did not have to use any albuterol or prednisone, thank God!! ... (22 replies)

... think your son is having a reaction you're absolutely right to talk to your doctor about changing his medications, but please keep the complaints you find online in perspective. ... (22 replies)
... I too am questioning the use of pulmicort and just discovered the website askapatient. ... (22 replies)
... ges were not listed as a side effect of Pulmicort, but it would appear that it IS a disturbing side effect for many people. I would however, assume that they are in the minority. ... (22 replies)
... My son is two also and was diagnosed with asthma about two months ago, although his first attack was back in june. ... (22 replies)
... just worsened when she had a cold. Anyway, we had the allergy testing done and immediately minimized her exposure as much as possible to the mites and put her on pulmicort at the same time. She has been on the nebulizer and now the flexhaler with no noticeable side effects whatsoever. ... (22 replies)
... long albuterol treatments and oral prednisone. A specialist has recommended we give her Pulmicort once a day throughout the winter. ... (22 replies)
... But I understand it is hard to continue with the nebulizer if your child doesn't have daily symptoms. I have to say that I totally recommend using the Pulmicort the way that my daughter was prescribed it. It has been over four months now since her last asthma attack. ... (22 replies)
... My 7 yr old son has been on Pulmicort for about a year. We haven't noticed any side effects but the medicine has worked wonders. ... (22 replies)
... ve. I have a hard time giving her a drug every day for something that only affects her once every couple of months. My husband and I have decided to give her the pulmicort at the first sign of a cold, the way it was originally prescribed to us back in August. ... (22 replies)
... seasonal cough. The pediatritian prescribed the nebulizer twice daily with the Albuterol and Pulmicort combination but I don't recall her giving us a time frame with it. ... (22 replies)
... My comment about the nebulizer wasn't because it's not an effective means of delivering the medication (they're great, particularly for a 2-year-old). The challenge with a nebulizer is just the inconvenience of using one, so getting her on a regular maintenance program (when she's old enough) that doesn't require her to use a nebulizer, even it means 2x a day of pulmicort... (22 replies)
... You are right about the personal stories. I have to remind myself that these people have all kinds of health histories and other variables that need to be taken into account! Could I trouble you to explain what you meant about the nebulizer comment? Do you think that using a nebulizer is better for rescue meds than for daily steroid delivery? Our specialist implied that... (22 replies)
... Thank you for the tip SheaUSMC. That web site scared me a little bit! My daughter certainly changed when we gave her the Pulmicort twice a day while she had a cold. For the past seven days we have given it to her once a day, and she has been normal. I still feel overwhelmed by this decision. ... (22 replies)
... I did a little more looking into the behavior complaints, as I said I haven't had any problems with that. However, if you do a web search for "ask a patient," you will find a place where tons of people post their experiences with meds, and behavioral changes is a common complaint with pulmicort. (22 replies)
... medicine is getting into his lungs. We have our child on a routine where he watches a special video and takes his "fishy" medicine through the nebulizer. We do Pulmicort daily, and if ever needed, the albuterol through the nebulizer. ... (22 replies)
... Our 19 month old son has been on pulmicort for about 6 months. We give it to him twice a day with no side effects. ... (22 replies)
... Hello, My daughter is 2 , and has asthma to! Shes been hospitalized 3 times, last time she was in intensive care. They just put her on Pulmicort last month and so far so good!! She seems to be doing very well with it. We rinse her mouth out and wash her face after every treatment. ... (22 replies)

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