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Advair vs Asmanex

Advair
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Asmanex
Other name: Fluticasone-Salmeterol (Fluticasone-Salmeterol)
Other name: Nasonex (Nasonex)
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fluticasone/salmeterol is a formulation containing fluticasone propionate and salmeterol used in the management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is marketed by GlaxoSmithKline under various trade names including Advair...
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Mometasone furoate (also referred to as mometasone) is a glucocorticosteroid used topically to reduce inflammation of the skin or in the airways...
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Withdrawal
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fluticasone/salmeterol is a formulation containing fluticasone propionate and salmeterol used in the management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is marketed by GlaxoSmithKline under various trade names including Advair...
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Mometasone furoate (also referred to as mometasone) is a glucocorticosteroid used topically to reduce inflammation of the skin or in the airways...
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I used advair and experienced extreme agitation and anxiety with tremors. I was able to use Asmanex with improvement in symptoms and none of the other side effects. Breathing is a wonderful thing. I also use a rescue inhaler with levabuterol not albuterol for the same reason.

to Asmanex (sp?) from Advair due to side effects that...
" Yep. I just changed to Asmanex (sp?) from Advair due to side effects that included weight gain (well, really major increase ...doctor/nurse as symptoms of the Advair and quickly changed my meds.... "

Advair in march and put me on Asmanex 220 and with all the...
" I took Advair 100/50 for about a year and was doing good then I started getting ...Advair in march and put me on Asmanex 220 and with all ...not doing very well.Has anyone... "

VA recently switched me to asmanex. Honestly, I like advair...
" I've been on advair for 5 years and the VA recently switched me to asmanex. Honestly, I like advair much better. I had some bad tremors issues last year that ...long before the switch to asmanex. So,... "

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ecently switched my med from Asmanex to Advair (250). I...
" ...Advair\ My doctor recently switched my med from Asmanex to Advair (250). I've been on it a week and do NOT like it. My lungs feel like they're on fire. I have upper back pain . I'm pretty... "

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ecently switched my med from Asmanex to Advair (250). I...
" ...My doctor recently switched my med from Asmanex to Advair (250). I've been on it a week and do NOT like it. My lungs feel like they're on fire. I have upper back pain . I'm pretty jittery,... "

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ended up having to get off of Advair and switch to Asmanex....
" ...it. I used to take Advair (the purple disk thingie). That worked wonderful at first but ...asthma got bad and the Advair seemed to be making it ...up having to get off of Advair and switch to Asmanex... "

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a side effect with asmanex - gave me horrible palpitations...
" I had a side effect with asmanex - gave me horrible palpitations . Would probably have the same problem with advair .... "

Asmanex and it works great for her - she had previously...
" Kendall uses Asmanex and it works great for her - she had previously ...didn't work well for her. Cade is on Advair now and it works great... "

a non-event. I switched over to Asmanex because it has only...
" ...was a non-event. I switched over to Asmanex because it has only ...single ingredient compared to Advair's two, and for me it works just as well (though I do... "

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