Symbicort is taken for: Asthma COPD Emphysema

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Taken for: Asthma, COPD, Emphysema
Method of use: Inhalation
Prescribing mode: Rx
Budesonide/formoterol is a combination formulation containing budesonide and formoterol used in the management of asthma and chronic o...
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Symbicort for Asthma
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symbicort makes me very nervous for about two to three hrs after taking is there a way to avoid or overcome this I take in am after breakfast and before bed I sleep well so it is not keeping me awake

surgery. Some exclusively use Symbicort, others exclusively...
" ...was awake and got an \"alternative\" from the fridge. Since then, ...the prescribing surgery. Some exclusively use Symbicort, others exclusive... "

you discussed Symbicort as an alternative to the Advair?...
" ...discussed Symbicort as an alternative to the Advair? My Pulmonologist ...two. I've been on Advair for years ...is interesting. I didn't gain weight imme... "

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boat. Doc prescribed Symbicort (b/c) with a spacer....
" I was in the same boat. Doc prescribed Symbicort (b/c) with a spacer. That's all I am on ...but it's better than the alternativ... "

but, I read it can cause dilated ascending aorta....
" ...have been taking Advair 100/50 for my asthma. My insurance will no longer cover it. Symbicort is an alternative; but, I read it can cause dilated ascending aorta. Can you... "

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www.asthma.org.uk
new Symbicort SMART inhaler I was wondering if any of our...
" The new Symbicort SMART inhaler I was wondering ...ask this because although my Seretide has undoubtedly done me some good,I would prefer not to ...it might be a good alternativ... "

gain weight with these inhaler.My GP are not very helpful...
" ...terbutaline sulphate and 2000 symbicort. non of them working. I have gain weight with these inhaler.My GP are not very helpful either? They are ...patient. Is their any alternative treatment... "

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could take instead. I'm on symbicort now for both preventer...
" ...Ok to stop if asthma nurse or GP know about it. There may be something else you could take instead. I'm on symbicort now for both preventer and ...Best wishes, there's an alternative for you too... "

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in Symbicort didn't seem to work for me. I haven't had...
" ...started using Fostair recently as an alternative to Symbicort, as the steroid element in Symbicort didn't seem to work for me. I haven't had ...I was having difficulties avoiding coughing the dr... "

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am on symbicort which is tasteless. Ask your asthma nurse...
" ...which is tasteless. Ask your asthma nurse if there's an alternative; there's... "

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