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Posted 8 Apr 2014 by • 16 answers
... used Alvesco & Advair in the past
How long does the Breo Ellipta take to start working ? I have asthma and I stil feel chest tightnes?
Posted 7 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
Have been using it for 15 days now
Posted 4 Feb 2016 by • 2 answers
I just got switched to breo from advair bc I had a constant wheezing that won't go away. My question is how long does breo take to work? I'm already a week in an no signs of improving.
Posted 16 Jun 2014 by • 1 answer
Currently I am using Qvar, Spiriva and Foradil. Which drug would Breo Ellipta and/or Anoro Ellipta replace?
Posted 7 Jan 2018 by • 2 answers
I have hoarseness (quite severe) due to Salmeterol in Advair or Vilanterol in Breo Ellipta. I gargle with warm water after each inhalation, but hoarseness persists throughout the day. Is there a COPD / asthma medication that does not have this side-effect? I do need to take the ICS / LABA combo. ...
Posted 15 Jul 2017 by • 2 answers
I don't have asthma attacks but I have a lot of allergies and for a year have had trouble taking deep breaths at night and even during the day when it is really hot and or smoggy. My previous doctors always just tell me my lungs sound fine and give me more allergy meds. I happened to go to ...
Posted 1 Dec 2017 by • 3 answers
I have moderate COPD. I mainly have the cough and mucus. My breathing seems fine. Have taken a lot of different inhalers, their side effects are horrible except my rescue inhaler ! Has anyone taken Breo?
Posted 13 Jun 2015 by • 2 answers
I am 77 years old. With all the meds I am on my O2 still drops to 85 when I get up and move. I recently threw out ADVAIR 100/50 having been on it for 20 years and developed an allergic reaction to it with paradoxical bronchospasms and painful digestive motility disorders. Can anyone advise me of ...
Posted 11 Jun 2017 by • 4 answers
I have been on Breo for four months and I noticed a change in my voice. Now I have no voice.
Posted 28 Jan 2016 by • 2 answers
My mother in law has experienced severe anxiety and depression after taking this medication and an irregular heartbeat. She has a heart arrhythmia. Has anyone else experienced similar reactions?
I have recently started taking Advair 500 discus: I perceive that I am getting to be more irritable?
Posted 2 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
Irritability is known to be one of the less frequent side effects of Advair. It must be the Salmeterol that causes it because I take Fluticasone in Breo Ellipta 100 and the same level of irritability was not present. However the vilanterol in Breo causes terrible hoarseness. Both work well on my ...
Posted 19 Jan 2018 by • 1 answer
Posted 15 Nov 2015 by • 1 answer
I read that only one medication with LABA in it should be used. Both of those I mentioned have those ingredients. Pulmonary docs don't take enough time with their patients from what I have experienced... otherwise we wouldn't be asking these questions. Are we all fending for ourselves?
Posted 11 May 2016 by • 3 answers
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease - is it safe to use breo ellipta and xopenax inhaler together?
Posted 25 Nov 2014 by • 1 answer
... for bronchitis i have copd (why i use the breo ellipta) i am sick with bronchitis now and was prescribed a xopenex inhaler. want to know if i can use both or what and what is the side effects of them together
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