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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Qvar inhl.

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Condition: Asthma
1/17/2014 6:03:46 PM

Reviewer: Fan, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am 65 yrs. old - was recently diagnosed with asthma and 1/3 loss of breathing capacity. No prior history - never used inhalers. Dr. recommended Qvar 2 puffs am; 2 pm - this was after I couldn't tolerate Symbicort side effects. Qvar helped with breathing (I'd had severe tightness in chest and shortness of breath) - have used Qvar approx. 6 weeks now. About a week ago, throat began to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Asthma
12/21/2013 11:17:44 PM

Reviewer: mom85, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
since I started Qvar I have not had to use rescue inhaler in the middle of the night or as often during the day. So far, so good.

Condition: Asthma
12/16/2013 12:02:04 PM

Reviewer: Worried Mom, 3-6 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My 3 1/2 year old began taking this medication 4 weeks ago, he has become extremely aggressive, I hate you has become his go to phrase, violent outbursts, extreme rage, biting me, nursery school called and had me pick him up. Asthma is controlled no more night time asthma coughing but need to find something else. Impossible to live with his present mental state, tantrums, hitting and major mood sw ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Asthma
10/28/2013 5:39:07 PM

Reviewer: jas82, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Asthma
10/2/2013 12:03:39 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I tried it for about a week and had a severe bronchospasm when I discontinued use. I stopped using it because it was causing me to lose my voice, I felt like my head was going to explode and like my bronchial tubes were paralyzed.

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