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Condition: Asthma
11/1/2007 9:17:16 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female 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:

Condition: Asthma
10/30/2007 7:34:42 PM

Reviewer: mapman007, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
The drug works excellently but like any Asthma meds you need to follow instructions and remember your schedule. The side-effects like dry-mouth or bad after-taste are common and you need to get used to washing your mouth out straight after using the inhaler. I also find it does give me some acid reflux after use but any wheezing is gone and I am able to perform real cardio excercise so there ... Show Full Comment

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

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