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... This is not a question thread. It is abou the health problems some of us develope since we have to take steroid meds for those of you who have asthma and also suffer from it. I thought my experiences might be helpful to you. ... (7 replies)
... long albuterol treatments and oral prednisone. A specialist has recommended we give her Pulmicort once a day throughout the winter. Beyond the common side effects of dry mouth and thrush, I am hearing rumors that Pulmicort can cause strange behavioral side effects in children. ... (22 replies)
... would remain the same whether you are using a nebulizer or inhaler to deliver it. Some studies show that children especially, receive more of the medication to their lungs with a nebulizer than with the inhaler, even with a spacer. ... (22 replies)

... are overwhelmingly negative because most people take the meds with no side effects or problems and have no reason to post anything. ... (22 replies)
... Hmm...when I read your heading my first thoughts were Singulair and Advair! I'm on both of them with no side effects what so ever. They both work great too. ... (9 replies)
... I too am questioning the use of pulmicort and just discovered the website where numerous posts are given regarding the emotional side effects that parents have observed in their children under 5 years of age. My son is 2.5 yrs and this is his second season on pulmicort. ... (22 replies)
... 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)
... My 7 month old got RSV from daycare when he was 4.5 months old. He has been on albuterol and pulmicort since. He has been getting sick every week with something new. ... (2 replies)
... I have been on the Pulmicort Turbohaler for over 4 years and loved it. No side effects as far as I noticed. ... (6 replies)
... This sounds viral to me but these are also listed as side effects of the pulmicort. I also read that infections can be more severe in children taking pulmicort. ... (1 replies)
... I was on and off Pulmicort for a couple of years but I don't think I had any trouble with it. I'm on a new steroid inhaler called Asmanex. One of the reasons my doc first gave me Pulmicort was because at the time, it is supposed to have very low sistemic side effects. ... (1 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)
... 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. The 2 asthma attacks he had previous to this landed us in the emergency room for breathing treatments of albuterol every 3 hours. ... (22 replies)
... It's hard with a baby. Albuterol is an "upper" and everyone has the side effects...some just worse than others. Am not sure that you should have taken him off the pulmicort... ... (2 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)
... diagnosed with Asthma. She occasionally coughs at night and when it is stormy outside she may wheeze, but for most other times she is fine. Doctor has suggested Pulmicort Respules 0. ... (6 replies)
... I was on Advair only a few days before both my ankles swelled, making walking painful. I threw it out. Dr. put me on Pulmicort. Much better; no side-effects. If you research it, most of these medications have a laundry list of side-effects. Some people will experience them, some not. I asked the nurse practitioner why she didn't tell me about the ankle swelling side-effect.... (4 replies)
... ind myself using the rescue inhaler now on a regular basis when before I never had to use it while on the 200mcg pulmacort. I am now on 180 mcg and am always out of breath. ... (6 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)
... so I'm going to use a nebulizer if I need a rescue inhaler. If none of this works I'll call the allergist and ask for something else. Guess some people have to go through lots of drugs before finding what works. ... (6 replies)

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