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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of ProAir HFA Inhl.

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Condition: Asthma
10/6/2012 4:49:43 PM

Reviewer: Lunger, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
ProAir is useless. The old cfc Proventil and Albuterol worked great, but about every 10 sprays or so the ProAir completely clogs up. I never had clogging with the old cfc inhalers. My great fear is that people are going to die because of clogged, useless ProAir hfc inhalers :(

Condition: Asthma
8/16/2012 9:54:53 PM

Reviewer: Liz, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Pro-air is a horrible drug. I have asthma 24 years and this is the only inhaler I would use 16 times a day with advair on top of it. It is really worthless. It does not work. I bought spacer and spacer does not improve quality of pro-air. I like old Ventolin. It works. Just as magic. People with asthma need effective medication. Why kill people with asthma when so many chemicals with containers ar ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Asthma
4/24/2012 8:10:22 AM

Reviewer: c1Chelle, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have only been diagnosed with Asthma for a year. This is the third inhaler that I have tried and I do not like it at all. It will initially help when I get really short of breath, but the asthma symptoms have increased from rarely to 3-4 times a day since I have been on this inhaler (just a few weeks). I wake up in the middle of the night wheezing and can't even have a long conversation befo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Asthma
4/8/2012 3:57:14 AM

Reviewer: Choker, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on inhalors for over twenty years. PROAIR is almost worthless. I used to take two puffs of Proventil at night during hay fever season and I would be fine until morning. I have been taking this far more often and never really clearing up. Besides that my mouth and throat burn. Really bad stuff.

Condition: Asthma
4/3/2012 4:58:36 PM

Reviewer: artteach, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The medication is not effective for me at ALL and I need the counter, which isn't on the canister. WHY fix something that's not broken, may I ask?

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