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Asthma

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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 19,222 Prednisone 16,333 Ventolin 13,113
679,951 conversations around the web about Asthma to help you make a decision
679,951 conversations around the web about Asthma to help you make a decision
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ProAir HFA
VS.
Xopenex HFA
Other name: Albuterol (Albuterol)
5 / 10
Satisfaction
Not enough data
Satisfaction
263
Discussions around the web
Discussions
132
Discussions around the web
Discussions
Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Asthma
COPD*
Shortness Of Breath
Wheezing
Bronchospasm
Breathing Problems
Exercise Induced Bronchospasm
Asthma Attack
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Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Asthma
Bronchospasm
Asthma Attack
Method of use:
Inhalation
Method of use:
Inhalation
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Top Concerns
Pro
Chest Pain
3
Thrush
3
Anxiety
2
Shaking
2
Vomiting
2
Addiction
2
Chest Tightness
2
GERD
2
Headaches
2
Migraines
2
Top Concerns
Xop
Jittery
10
Headaches
6
Spasms
6
Anxiety
4
Tiredness
3
Shaking
3
Thrush
2
GERD
2
Sneezing
2
Tachycardia
2
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ProAir HFA
Pro
Xopenex HFA
Xop
Chest Pain
Pro
Xop
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Thrush
Pro
Xop
3
2
Anxiety
Pro
Xop
2
4
Shaking
Pro
Xop
2
3
Vomiting
Pro
Xop
2
0
Addiction
Pro
Xop
2
0
Chest Tightness
Pro
Xop
2
0
GERD
Pro
Xop
2
2
Headaches
Pro
Xop
2
6
Migraines
Pro
Xop
2
0
Jittery
Xop
Pro
10
0
Headaches
Xop
Pro
6
2
Spasms
Xop
Pro
6
0
Anxiety
Xop
Pro
4
2
Tiredness
Xop
Pro
3
0
Shaking
Xop
Pro
3
2
Thrush
Xop
Pro
2
3
GERD
Xop
Pro
2
2
Sneezing
Xop
Pro
2
0
Tachycardia
Xop
Pro
2
0
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We found 10 discussions
terrible. But I love Xopenex HFA. Used it in my Nebulizer...
" ...Xopenex HFA. Used it in my Nebulizer before it was made into the inhaler. Less side effects and a little cheaper than Ventolin HFA. We have to find the right inhaler now, before the change. For me ... "

So Ventolin HFA, ProAir HFA, albuterol HFA, Xopenex HFA,...
" ...of December 2008. But any inhaler labeled \"HFA\" is already CFC-free. So Ventolin HFA, ProAir HFA, albuterol HFA, Xopenex HFA, etc. are all CFC-free inhalers. Read about it here:... "

Corp.'s Proair HFA, all containing albuterol and Sepracor's...
" ...Proventil HFA and Ivax Corp.'s Proair HFA, all containing albuterol and Sepracor's Xopenex HFA containing levalbuterol, a similar medication.... "

Post from
www.topix.com
(ProAir HFA, Ventolin HFA, others), levalbuterol (Xopenex...
" ...2 Albuterol (ProAir HFA, Ventolin HFA, others), levalbuterol (Xopenex HFA) and pirbuterol... "

Pharmaceuticals' ProAir HFA. Sepracor's Xopenex HFA is also...
" ...HFA, Schering Plough's Proventil HFA and Teva Specialty Pharmaceuticals' ProAir HFA. Sepracor's Xopenex HFA is also CFC-free, but it contains levalbuterol, a similar... "

Post from
ehealthforum.com
(ProAir HFA, Ventolin HFA, others), levalbuterol (Xopenex...
" ...beta agonist -bronchodilators). Eg. albuterol (ProAir HFA, Ventolin HFA, others), levalbuterol (Xopenex HFA) and pirbuterol (Maxair Autohaler). For... "

hfa) for xopenex hfa since they r different drugs....
" ...interchange albuterol hfa (proair, ventolin hfa, proventil hfa) for xopenex hfa since they r different drugs. ventolin hfa is still ...where i work (along with proair hfa and proventil hfa wh... "

Post from
www.topix.com
(Xopenex HFA) and pirbuterol (Maxair) for Asthma...
" ...levalbuterol (Xopenex HFA) and pirbuterol (Maxair) for Asthma Albuterol (ProAir HFA, Ventolin HFA, others), levalbuterol... "

November 1st Xopenex HFA inhalers (usually around $70 per...
" ...Xopenex front. Effective November 1st Xopenex HFA inhalers (usually around $70 per ...inhaler. Albuterol (CFC) and Proventil HFA/ProAir HFA will require PA; those having... "

Inc.: ProAir HFA (Albuterol Sulfate HFA): NDC 59310-579-20....
" ...1-888-825-5249 IVAX Laboratories, Inc.: ProAir HFA (Albuterol Sulfate HFA): NDC ...Levalbuterol Metered Dose Inhalers: Sepracor: Xopenex HFA (levalbuterol tartrate) Inhalation Aerosol met... "

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