Advair vs BREO ELLIPTA

Advair
(Rx)
BREO ELLIPTA
(Rx)
Advair is an asthma / COPD medication.
BREO ELLIPTA is an asthma / COPD medication.
Satisfaction Score
?
3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
No score available
Helpfulness
for Asthma
2.8
Concern level
2.1
Approval Date
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June 8, 2006
May 10, 2013
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
31,404 Discussions
286 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Asthma
#2 for Emphysema
Advair is prescribed for Asthma and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for COPD
#2 for Asthma
#3 for Emphysema
#4 for Bronchospasm
BREO ELLIPTA is prescribed for COPD and Asthma and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Adv
Weight Gain
9
Thrush
8
Tiredness
6
Anxiety
5
GERD
5
Depression
4
Hoarseness
4
Insomnia
4
Weight Loss
3
Chest Pain
3
BRE
Weight Gain
5
Nausea
4
Weight Loss
4
Chest Pain
4
Palpitations
3
Anxiety
3
Dizziness
3
Thrush
3
Weakness
3
Tiredness
3
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Advair
Adv
BREO ELLIPTA
BRE
Weight Gain
Adv
BRE
9
5
Thrush
Adv
BRE
8
3
Tiredness
Adv
BRE
6
3
Anxiety
Adv
BRE
5
3
GERD
Adv
BRE
5
0
Depression
Adv
BRE
4
0
Hoarseness
Adv
BRE
4
0
Insomnia
Adv
BRE
4
0
Weight Loss
Adv
BRE
3
4
Chest Pain
Adv
BRE
3
4
Weight Gain
BRE
Adv
5
9
Nausea
BRE
Adv
4
0
Weight Loss
BRE
Adv
4
3
Chest Pain
BRE
Adv
4
3
Palpitations
BRE
Adv
3
0
Anxiety
BRE
Adv
3
5
Dizziness
BRE
Adv
3
0
Thrush
BRE
Adv
3
8
Weakness
BRE
Adv
3
0
Tiredness
BRE
Adv
3
6
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Advair during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking BREO ELLIPTA during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Advair and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between BREO ELLIPTA and alcohol.
Method of use
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Dosages
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: 100-50 mcg/dose, 250-50 mcg/dose, 500-50 mcg/dose
Aerosol: 45-21 mcg/actuation, 115-21 mcg/actuation, 230-21 mcg/actuation
: 100-25 mcg/dose, 200-25 mcg/dose
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Fluticasone Propionate/Salmeterol Xinafoate
Fluticasone furoate/Vilanterol trifenatate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Advair and BREO ELLIPTA: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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