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Condition: Asthma
12/20/2013 12:41:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I'm 43 and just diagnosed with reactive airway disease (asthma.) I actually visited the doc for help recovering my vocal cords after an upper respiratory illness--I'm supposed to sing this Sat. and Sunday. She assessed the illness was long gone but my lungs were still reacting and prescribed me the Discuss (150)... I was amazed--how long have I been breathing on half a lung??? Within a day ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Asthma
11/22/2013 5:51:09 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
i have hoarseness which has lasted for almost a month, and nothing seems to help.

Condition: Asthma
11/11/2013 6:06:35 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
For the first time, it allowed me to live without my rescue inhaler. While I was on the higher dose, I would pick up infections easily. So I switched to a lower dose and that fixed the problem. Always make sure you rinse your mouth after each puff!!

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.

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