I'm having trouble breathing and my doctor put me on this medicine. She believes it might be COPD.
This is a corticosteroid. that is used to improve lung function. It is a maintenance inhaler must be taken daily to get all the benefits. do not confuse it with a rescue inhaler that is used for immediate relief.
There are many different brand names of maintinence inhalers. ex: spirvia, symbicort etc
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