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Condition: Asthma
12/13/2011 10:34:36 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I switched to Alvesco after being on Flovent for years. Alvesco works much better for me and way less side effects compared to the Flovent.

Condition: Asthma
7/10/2011 9:40:32 PM

Reviewer: pudgy, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i have experienced weight gain and fluid retention which my allergist swears this drug doesn't cause this. I have been on Alvesco for 1 year. Tried to go off and switch to Singulair, but didn't work out. However, I can't continue to gain weight and can't get my doctor to believe this is the cause. I am becoming very depressed b/c of weight gain. Has anyone else experienced this fr ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Asthma
3/9/2011 11:37:36 AM

Reviewer: jerzygirrl, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My ten year old son has asthma. He was using Advair. He switched doctors and the new doctor put him on alvesco and xopenex. His lung function has improved dramatically since taking the Alvesco.

Condition: Asthma
1/4/2011 7:50:31 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Asthma
4/6/2010 10:45:55 PM

Reviewer: morris, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I had a bad reaction to advair and other meds in that group. I have some relief with alveso and am very grateful for their program to pay my copay for the first 12 months. I have noticed a decrease in my pain from fibromialgia since taking this. I suspect it is related

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