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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Advair Diskus Inhl.

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Condition: Asthma
10/30/2007 5:57:56 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i ame very satisfied but cant get medicaid to pay for this medication. I really need it.i have tryed all the other controlled inhalers but this is the one that helps me. can you help

Condition: Asthma
10/29/2007 10:26:31 AM

Reviewer: Frank, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
65 yr old male. Adult onset asthma at around 50. After struggling for over 10 years doctors put me on Advair 100/50 trying to get me suitable for hernia surgery three years ago. Been on it since and like some others I find that I can get by with one dose every 24 hours. At 65 one is never sure about side effects. :)

Condition: Asthma
10/28/2007 2:59:26 PM

Reviewer: leaette64, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I really liked this medicene when I was first put on it. But now Im dealing with severe bone deteration and my teeth are literally breaking off. It controls asthma very well but the side effects are not worth it. If you must take this have your Dr. put you on one of the osteoperosis drugs to keep your bones strong(if you have heart problems then at least take extra calcium) I was not told any of t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Asthma
10/27/2007 9:28:01 AM

Reviewer: MSM, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Thank God for Advair. I have no symptoms of asthma now, and have even had fewer respiratory infections. The only problem I've ever had that I know of was side effect of oral thrush-even with mouth rinsing.My vision is also getting worse,but not sure if this is due to med. However, anything is worth being able to breathe easily.

Condition: Asthma
10/26/2007 10:45:12 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Despite my satisfaction rating, this drug does work well. I took 250 mcg. twice a day. It did help stop the bronchio spasms I was having frequently that triggers my attacks, but I had a rather uncomfortable side effect. My entire body felt like it was covered in bruises, way beyond the normal muscle aches. It felt like the kind of bruising you get when you run into the corner of something, but ... Show Full Comment

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