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Asthma is the common chronic (medicine) inflammatory disease of the bronchi characterized by variable and recurring symptoms, revers...
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Atrovent vs Pulmicort

Atrovent
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Pulmicort
Other name: Atrovent Nasal (Atrovent Nasal)
Other name: Budesonide (Budesonide)
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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...
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Budesonide is a glucocorticoid steroid for the treatment of asthma and non-infectious rhinitis (including hay fever and other allergies), and for treatment and prevention of nasal polyposis. In addition, it is used for Crohn's disease (inflammatory bowel...
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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...
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Budesonide is a glucocorticoid steroid for the treatment of asthma and non-infectious rhinitis (including hay fever and other allergies), and for treatment and prevention of nasal polyposis. In addition, it is used for Crohn's disease (inflammatory bowel...
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hospital gave me pulmicort , and albuterol and...
" ...to call him because I am so sick with other illnesses. The hospital gave me pulmicort , and albuterol and atrovent to use in the nebulizer. ...pulminary doctor has now given me some nasonex to help me... "

Atrovent and Pulmicort which all make the wheezing...
" ...first time. Although he was diagnosed with Bronchiolitis at the onset of the wheezing, over time (from August until ...won't stop, He has been prescribed Albuterol, Atrovent and Pulmicort which all... "

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i had to go back to the atrovent, i mix it with pulmicort...
" ...working fine , i stopped the prednisone and atrovent, although i have been haveing flare ups since i did a pulmanary function test this past saturday for the va. So i had to go back to the atrovent,... "

and has been given Pulmicort, Atrovent and Albuterol. No...
" BB has LOTS of congestion--ongoing for over 4 months now. He wheezes due to tracheomalacia, and has been given Pulmicort, Atrovent and Albuterol. No noticable relief. He is also diagnosed with... "

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yes while using Atrovent by nebulizer. And usually put a c...
" Ditto ipratroprium (Atrovent) I shut my eyes while using Atrovent by nebulizer. And usually put ...to be followed in a budesonide (Pulmicort) nebulizer... "

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postMy Son Davy is on atrovent (ipratropium) 20mcg once 3 ti...
" ...My Son Davy is on atrovent (ipratropium) 20mcg once 3 times a day Pulmicort (budesonide) 50 mcg twice am once pm Ventolin (salbutamol)... "

yway. That is on top of liquid pulmicort and atrovent 2x a...
" ...lived in AZ, I used to always get solumedrol via IV. It would ...a day, anyway. That is on top of liquid pulmicort and atrovent 2x a day. When I ...5 days when I get sick. He just extended the... "

good to continue using pulmicort & advair. Just trying to...
" ...ask my doctor about the albueterol/atrovent at my appointment. I did stop pulmicort because the doctor didnt think ...was good to continue using pulmicort & advair. Just trying to... "

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more aggressive. She is on pulmicort .5 1x day now then...
" ...and more aggressive. She is on pulmicort .5 1x day now then ...off. We add Albuterol and Atrovent as needed (which is usually ...the winter). All of this is svn, we have an asthma action plan... "

handled (with an anti-inflammatory like pulmicort) the fe...
" ...bronchoconstriction worse. The better your inflammation is handled (with an anti-inflammatory like pulmicort) the fewer secretions you will ...talk to your doctor about atrovent -- it's a bronchodilator... "

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