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Atrovent vs. Pulmicort for Asthma

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Other Names: Atrovent Nasal   Atrovent HFA
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
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Ipratropium bromide (International Nonproprietary Name, trade names Atrovent, Apovent, and Aerovent) is an anticholinergic drug used for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and acute asthma. It blocks the muscarinic a... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Atrovent vs. Pulmicort

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that I switch from Atrovent to Spiriva. Again the graphs...
...raised the question of whether Pulmicort was really doing much good. ...obvious that the Pulmicort was helping me so I ...also suggested that I switch from Atrovent to Spiriva. Again the ...
to Xopenex. Pulmicort is a good inhaled steroid that...
...or Albuterol every 3-4 hours. Atrovent is also good with this and can ...used in addition to Xopenex. Pulmicort is a good inhaled steroid that is ...people with trachs. TOBI is awesome at ...
I've been taking pulmicort, rhinocort, claritin, and...
...an autoimmune disease. Wow! I haven't had any flare ups for 15 years, which is amazing! I've been taking pulmicort, rhinocort, claritin, and singulair. I only use my rescue inhaler, Atrovent,...
he had a very bad reaction to inhaled pulmicort & atrovent~...
...for non airway issues, I never saw this in Joseph until he had a very bad reaction to inhaled pulmicort & atrovent~ this is exactly what he was doing! Thanks for showing it, because now...
the time IMO I prefer pulmicort. Livi was on Qvar puffs...
...Qvar is similar to pulmicort, though if you have the time IMO I prefer pulmicort. Livi was on Qvar puffs Q12 and the pulmicort was so much better ...a foster son on Pulmicort. As for the atr...
nebulised Pulmicort 2mg twice a day. It helped but problem...
...to be on nebulised Pulmicort 2mg twice a day. It helped but problem was it ...to do. I am now on Symmbicort (pulmicort and something else {mind ...standard nebuliser won't do. Pulmicort is ...
nebulization started atrovent and pulmicort and sigulair...
...7days and nebulization started atrovent and pulmicort and sigulair tablet started ...sleep i given nebulization with atrovent but still coughing after i repeat pulmicort nebulization so what i w...
discovered that taking Pulmicort, Spiriva, and ventolin in...
I discovered that taking Pulmicort, Spiriva, and ventolin in a ...to record levels, add a Atrovent and Ventolin neb to the ...they stopped Spiriva and put me back on Atrovent and I did notice...
They both take daily pulmicort and albuterol with...
...both have asthma - DS1 due to prematurity and chronic lung disease, DS2 is more reactive to allergies and respiratory infections. They both take daily pulmicort and albuterol with flares. DS1...
prefer she stay away from it. She gains tons of weight...
...using Pulmicort in our nebulizer, Autumn has significantly decreased her need for oral steroids. She hates the taste of it & I would prefer she stay away from it. She gains tons of weight...
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