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

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Condition: Asthma
11/5/2013 2:57:22 PM

Reviewer: HxCxSK8R, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I don't know about this one, I've only been on it for less than 2 weeks, but I have to clear my throat constantly, have a sore throat and I get extremely tired hours after taking it. I take 250/50, 80mcg of Qvar and Spiriva. Never had asthma until now and was very active til a month ago,now I can't do anything. As a matter of fact earlier this year doctors said I didn't have asthma ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Asthma
10/5/2013 3:03:45 PM

Reviewer: ronnie10, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Taking avair for approx 1 1/2 yrs .Past month Am experiencing numbness and light headedness lasting a few seconds approx 12-14 times a day and also while in bed. this is across my forehead and back of skull..feels I may faint. Had an MRI and nothing going on inside my head and brain showed in the results. Also hoarse even tho using mouth wash.am stopping today to see if the symptoms go away.

Condition: Asthma
9/30/2013 11:06:29 PM

Reviewer: RealtorMichele, 45-54 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 vas diagnosed with asthma and given Advair to help control the need for my rescue inhaler. Within 3 days my lungs were inflamed and irritated. I had to stop immediately and begin steroids and antibiotics to clear up my lungs. 8 weeks later I am still dealing with the effects of Advair. Cannot take that again.

Condition: Asthma
9/26/2013 1:39:41 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After using disc as directed, it left my windpipe open while eating, for a week, very scary. The druggist looked it up and said that could happen

Condition: Asthma
9/11/2013 1:53:49 PM

Reviewer: Robin, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I noticed my sugars right after Advair are very high. Is this okay?

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