Asthma

781,640
Discussions
Share your experience
Asthma is the common chronic (medicine) inflammatory disease of the bronchi characterized by variable and recurring symptoms, revers...
Read on Wikipedia
Common Asthma treatments discussed around the web
Albuterol 22,038
Prednisone 19,388
Ventolin 14,808
Last Update February 9, 2016
781,640 conversations around the web about Asthma to help you make a decision
Share your experience

Advair vs Singulair

Advair
VS.
Singulair
Other name: Fluticasone-Salmeterol Fluticasone-Salmeterol
Other name: Montelukast Montelukast
Satisfaction Score
?
2.7
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Asthma
2.8
Concern level
3.5
Helpfulness
for Asthma
4.0
Concern level
3.3
30,790
Discussions around the web
Discussions
39,235
Discussions around the web
Discussions
Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Asthma
COPD
Emphysema
Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Asthma
Allergies
Seasonal Allergies
Inflammation
Method of use:
Pill
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
fluticasone/salmeterol is a formulation containing fluticasone propionate and salmeterol used in the management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is marketed by GlaxoSmithKline under various trade names including Advair...
Read on Wikipedia
Montelukast (trade names Singulair and Montelo-10) is a leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTRA) used for the maintenance treatment of asthma and to relieve symptoms of seasonal allergy. It is usually administered orally. Montelukast is a Cyst...
Read on Wikipedia
Top Concerns
Adv
Weight Gain
9
Thrush
8
Tiredness
6
Anxiety
5
GERD
5
Breathing Problems
5
Depression
4
Hoarseness
4
Insomnia
4
Weight Loss
3
Top Concerns
Sin
Depression
8
Itching
6
Weight Gain
5
Hives
5
Mood Swings
4
Pneumonia
3
Eczema
3
Nightmares
3
Breathing Problems
3
Vomiting
3
Compare concerns
By:
Advair
Adv
Singulair
Sin
Weight Gain
Adv
Sin
9
${otherConcern.score}
Thrush
Adv
Sin
8
${otherConcern.score}
Tiredness
Adv
Sin
6
${otherConcern.score}
Anxiety
Adv
Sin
5
${otherConcern.score}
GERD
Adv
Sin
5
${otherConcern.score}
Breathing Problems
Adv
Sin
5
${otherConcern.score}
Depression
Adv
Sin
4
${otherConcern.score}
Hoarseness
Adv
Sin
4
${otherConcern.score}
Insomnia
Adv
Sin
4
${otherConcern.score}
Weight Loss
Adv
Sin
3
${otherConcern.score}
Depression
Sin
Adv
8
${otherConcern.score}
Itching
Sin
Adv
6
${otherConcern.score}
Weight Gain
Sin
Adv
5
${otherConcern.score}
Hives
Sin
Adv
5
${otherConcern.score}
Mood Swings
Sin
Adv
4
${otherConcern.score}
Pneumonia
Sin
Adv
3
${otherConcern.score}
Eczema
Sin
Adv
3
${otherConcern.score}
Nightmares
Sin
Adv
3
${otherConcern.score}
Breathing Problems
Sin
Adv
3
${otherConcern.score}
Vomiting
Sin
Adv
3
${otherConcern.score}
Back
About Advair
fluticasone/salmeterol is a formulation containing fluticasone propionate and salmeterol used in the management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is marketed by GlaxoSmithKline under various trade names including Advair...
Read on Wikipedia
Read more about:
Advair
About Singulair
Montelukast (trade names Singulair and Montelo-10) is a leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTRA) used for the maintenance treatment of asthma and to relieve symptoms of seasonal allergy. It is usually administered orally. Montelukast is a Cyst...
Read on Wikipedia
Read more about:
Singulair
Your Saved Posts ()
content loaded dynamically
Filter
Filters:
Gender
Role
Age
All
We found 3,710 discussions
?
| Anita-floormom
I take Advair and have for at least 10 years. I started on the highest dose, then have weaned myself to lower doses over the years, with my Dr. instructions. I also only take one dose a day, now and am totally controlled with that single dose a day of 100/50. I would never change what I take. My asthma was year 'round, no particular trigger other than cigarette smoke and moldy basements. My cold air asthma is gone for now, had that for 10 years or so, even with the Advair. Hot coffee would stop it immediately, warming the bronchial tubes...

?
advair vs. singulair
| Joan Favero
is singulair also effective against asthma? Is Singulair a steroid?

?
mold environment, that causes me major breathing problems....
| www.healthboards.com
" ...no problems with Singulair. Advair however, caused heart palpitations - my heart would ...normal heart rate though. Singulair hasn't caused any issues for me. Not sure if it has helped - perhaps, but... "

?
pneumonia last December 08.Although Singulair has helped w...
| www.medications.com
" ...prescribed Singular after I complained about weight gain from Advair. I was diagnosed with asthma after having a bout with pneumonia last December 08. Although Singulair has helped with my asthma... "

?
Singulair made the biggest difference in my sinus infections...
| forum.cysticfibrosis.com
" ...an allergy issue. Starting Singulair made the biggest difference in my sinus infections (don't have nearly as ...many now) and the Advair has made the biggest difference in my SOB issues (inflamation from... "

?
ith asthma at 3-4 yrs old recent treatment with singulair,...
| www.everydayhealth.com
" ...my 8y/o old daughter has constant throat clearing,dx with asthma at 3-4 yrs old recent treatment with singulair,advair. not helping, so advair stopped... "

?
ngulair by itself doesn't do much for me. Using it...
| www.healthboards.com
" ...you a good response. I'm on both Advair and Singulair. Singulair by itself doesn't do much for me. Using it in combination with the Advair... "

?
but my PCP said it is good for asthma. It may not help...
| www.medhelp.org
" ...me thrush. I thought Singulair was for allergies but my PCP said it is good for asthma. It may not help because we all... "

?
in my mouth, food taste\I RECENTLY STARTED TAKING SINGULAIR...
| www.medications.com
" Singulair Advair inhaler, metallic taste in my mouth, food taste\ I RECENTLY STARTED TAKING SINGULAIR AND I AM USING AN ADVAIR INHALER. I AM HAVING A STRANGE... "

?
allergy doctor insists Singulair isn't for helping asthma....
| www.runnersworld.com
" My allergy doctor insists Singulair isn't for helping asthma. I'm on Advair and doing really well. I take Singulair if my eyes are... "

  • The information reflected here is dependent upon the correct functioning of our algorithm. From time-to-time, our system might experience bugs or glitches that affect the accuracy or correct application of mathematical algorithms. We will do our best to update the site if we are made aware of any malfunctioning or misapplication of these algorithms. We cannot guarantee results and occasional interruptions in updating may occur. Please continue to check the site for updated information.
  • The side effects featured here are based on those most frequently appearing in user posts on the Internet. The manufacturer's product labeling should always consulted for a list of side effects most frequently appearing in patients during clinical studies. Talk to your doctor about which medications may be most appropriate for you.
Treato does not review third-party posts for accuracy of any kind, including for medical diagnosis or treatments, or events in general. Treato does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Usage of the website does not substitute professional medical advice.
Treato does not provide medical advice, diagnoses or treatment. Services are ranked based on reviews gathered from around the web and may refer to different aspects of each service (Price, waiting time, general satisfaction, etc.) Treato does not guarantee any specific rate or promotion. In addition, prices for some services provided by the listed Telehealth companies may vary, please check with the Telehealth site for the exact price for the desired service. Treato is not responsible for promotions validity, application of the promotion code varies among the different Telehealth sites (for example during registration flow). It is your responsibility to apply the promotion code. Treato is not responsible for content on external web sites.
Back to Signup
Please wait...