Dulera vs Ventolin

Dulera
(Rx)
Ventolin
(Rx)
Dulera is an asthma / COPD medication.
Ventolin is an asthma / COPD medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Asthma
2.8
Concern level
2.1
Helpfulness
for Asthma
2.7
Concern level
1.5
Approval Date
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June 22, 2010
May 1, 1981
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
1,153 Discussions
35,219 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Asthma
Dulera is prescribed for Asthma and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Asthma
#2 for Wheezing
#3 for Asthma Attack
#4 for COPD
Ventolin is prescribed for Asthma and Wheezing and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Dul
Weight Gain
8
Tiredness
7
Anxiety
6
Thrush
6
GERD
5
Sleep Apnea
4
Chest Tightness
4
Insomnia
3
Shaking
3
Palpitations
3
Ven
Chest Tightness
3
Runny Nose
3
Headaches
3
Shaking
2
Cramping
2
Chest Pain
2
Depression
2
Itching
2
Weakness
1
Spasms
1
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Dulera
Dul
Ventolin
Ven
Weight Gain
Dul
Ven
8
0
Tiredness
Dul
Ven
7
0
Anxiety
Dul
Ven
6
0
Thrush
Dul
Ven
6
0
GERD
Dul
Ven
5
0
Sleep Apnea
Dul
Ven
4
0
Chest Tightness
Dul
Ven
4
3
Insomnia
Dul
Ven
3
0
Shaking
Dul
Ven
3
2
Palpitations
Dul
Ven
3
0
Chest Tightness
Ven
Dul
3
4
Runny Nose
Ven
Dul
3
0
Headaches
Ven
Dul
3
0
Shaking
Ven
Dul
2
3
Cramping
Ven
Dul
2
0
Chest Pain
Ven
Dul
2
0
Depression
Ven
Dul
2
0
Itching
Ven
Dul
2
0
Weakness
Ven
Dul
1
0
Spasms
Ven
Dul
1
0
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 Dulera during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Ventolin 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 Dulera and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Ventolin and alcohol.
Method of use
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Inhalation
Inhalation, Pill, Syrup
Dosages
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Aerosol: 100-5 mcg/actuation, 200-5 mcg/actuation
Solution: 2.5 mg /3 mL (0.083 %), 5 mg/mL
Tablet: 2 mg, 4 mg
Aerosol: 90 mcg/actuation
Syrup: 2 mg/5 mL
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Mometasone Furoate/Formoterol Fumarate
Albuterol
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Dulera and Ventolin: 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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