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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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Common Asthma treatments discussed around the web
Albuterol 19,512 Prednisone 16,717 Ventolin 13,295
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Duoneb
VS.
Xopenex
Other name: Combivent (Combivent)
2.5
3.5
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Asthma
COPD
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Asthma
COPD
Asthma Attack
Bronchospasm
Method of use:
Inhalation
Method of use:
Inhalation
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
ipratropium bromide/salbutamol is a formulation containing ipratropium and salbutamol (albuterol sulfate) used in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma. It is marketed by Boehringer Ingelheim as metered dose inhaler (M...
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Levosalbutamol (International Nonproprietary Name) or levalbuterol (United States Adopted Name), trade name Xopenex, is the R-enantiomer of the short-acting beta2-adrenergic receptor agonist|?2-adrenergic receptor agonist salbutamol. It i...
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Top Concerns
Duo
Tiredness
7
Breathing Problems
5
Chronic Heart Failure
4
Tachycardia
3
Thrush
3
Congestion
3
Anxiety
3
GERD
3
Shaking
3
Diabetes
2
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Xop
Jittery
9
Tachycardia
7
Shaking
4
Vomiting
4
Sinus Infections
3
Tiredness
3
GERD
3
Ear Infection
3
Anxiety
2
Feeling Hyper
2
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Xop
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Xop
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Duo
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3
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Duo
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Duo
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Tiredness
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Duo
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GERD
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Duo
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3
Ear Infection
Xop
Duo
3
0
Anxiety
Xop
Duo
2
3
Feeling Hyper
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About Duoneb
ipratropium bromide/salbutamol is a formulation containing ipratropium and salbutamol (albuterol sulfate) used in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma. It is marketed by Boehringer Ingelheim as metered dose inhaler (M...
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About Xopenex
Levosalbutamol (International Nonproprietary Name) or levalbuterol (United States Adopted Name), trade name Xopenex, is the R-enantiomer of the short-acting beta2-adrenergic receptor agonist|?2-adrenergic receptor agonist salbutamol. It i...
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as both an emergency rescue inhaler and as a nebulizer...
" Xopenex comes as both an emergency rescue inhaler and as ...4-6 hours. You'd probably be better off asking about Duoneb solution which has 2 medications and is usually more... "

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Duo Neb or Levalbuterol Spiriva Symbicort, 80/4.5...
" ...and which to avoid or  use the least of.   Nebulizer, Duo Neb or Levalbuterol Spiriva Symbicort, 80/4.5 or 160/4.5  More than three ...160 and I can't sleep at night, Foradil aerolizer, ... "

TOBI® (Chiron), DuoNeb® (Dey), AccuNeb® (Dey), and Xopenex®...
" ...medications including: Pulmozyme® (Genentech), Pulmicort Respules® (AstraZeneca), TOBI® (Chiron), DuoNeb® (Dey), AccuNeb® (Dey), and Xopenex® (Sepracor) If in doubt, please consult your... "

but now they have completely excluded it from coverage....
" ...I could get my insurance to pay for Xopenex.... they did pay for it for awhile and I liked it so much better than Albuterol but now they have completely excluded it from coverage. I am... "

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If we've got it xopenex wouldn't be a bad option since...
" ...If we've got it xopenex wouldn't be a bad ...oxygenation. Might consider a duoneb if that's not helping. ...recently? Any complaints? Ever been hospitalized for asthma in the past? Ever been ... "

my daughter albuterol and Xopenex did not help in inhaler...
" ...For my daughter albuterol and Xopenex did not help in inhaler or neb form. Duoneb which is albuterol and atrovent ...asthma which led to 12 years of incorrect treatment followed by CF treatment... "

have albuterol, xopenex, and duoneb. Duoneb has salumedrol...
" ...to stay on it. in my house for the neb we have albuterol, xopenex, and duoneb. Duoneb has salumedrol steroid in it. its what i HAVE to use when i... "

Prevacid. We still have a Xopenex inhaler as well as Duoneb...
" ...of Advair in addition to Singulair, Zyrtec and Prevacid. We still have a Xopenex inhaler as well as Duoneb for flareups. She has severe asthma though so Qvar may end up working... "

clear the airway. Xopenex and Albuterol (same basic med...
" ...that help clear the airway. Xopenex and Albuterol (same basic med but Xopenex has less side affects).-loosens congestion ...I have also heard of Duoneb and Hypertonic saline but have... "

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often. (This would be Duoneb for example, which has both...
" ...most often. (This would be Duoneb for example, which has both ...continuous nebs depending on the situation, but usually with Xopenex rather than albuterol, so it is possible to do... "

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