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I take Xarelto for blood clots in both lungs and one leg?

My new pulmonary doctor just prescribed Symbicort Inhaler, anyone one taking for same?

Posted 31 Jan 2015 1 answer

Metformin Allergy?

I'm pre-diabetic, and I've been this way many years. So as a precaution my Dr gave me Metformin 500 mg. On the 3rd day I had an allergic reaction. I was itchy all over, and I felt slightly ...

Posted 11 Dec 2014 1 answer

Should I be afraid of Symbicort? My COPD is becoming worse?

I believe I've been having exacerbations and have Symbicort that I haven't even opened yet. The side effects are very scary to me with this, Anoro ellipta and all similar drugs. When I read ...

Posted 5 Dec 2014 2 answers

Why is it recommended that a symbicort canister be discarded 90 days after being removed from foil?

What happens after 90 days? Is the canister no longer reliable to administer an exact dose? Does a part of the compound break down after 90 days, becoming less effective? What is the basis for the ...

Posted 21 Dec 2014 2 answers

Will my asthma improve after smoking for a short time frame?

My asthma was well controlled, using symbicort twice a day, I smoked for 5 days, however now I feel wheezy all the time while inhalers make little difference. This has been like this for the last two ...

Posted 16 Dec 2014 1 answer

Symbicort 160/4.5 US version vs Mexico version - are they the same strength per dose?

The product sold in Mexico is dispersed thru an inhaler similar to Pulmicort whereas the product sold in the US is in a metered dispenser similar to albuterol rescue inhalers. Mexico version 160/4.5 ...

Posted 20 Nov 2014 1 answer

Symbicort vs qvar?

Symbicort worked great for me but I couldn't afford it any more. They gave me qvar and it doesn't work at all. It's been over a month... can't breathe with it or without it. Any ...

Posted 4 Jul 2014 3 answers

Can symbicort inhaler cause hand burning inside skin and eaches bad ,,?

I been using this for sometime now ,and I find myself eaching and burning in my hands real ,bad,at times my skin looks like as if I was burn bad enough ,and thin layer of skin will pell off,

Posted 17 Nov 2014 0 answers

Is any one having problems with leg cramps while on Symbicort?

I have been on Symbicort for 3 months. I seldom take a diuretic and do have a nice balanced diet plus I take potassium on a regular basis along with a multi-vitamin daily and am properly hydrated. I ...

Posted 29 Aug 2014 0 answers

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