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Has anyone used Breo Ellipta the new inhaler for COPD? Any side effects? I am on Qvar now & have?

Posted 8 Apr 2014 by tess1938 16 answers

... used Alvesco & Advair in the past

Breo Ellipta - Can dichlorobenzene in Breo cause lung cancer?

Posted 2 days 18 hours ago by garylipper 0 answers

My doc recommends that I try Breo but I have concerns the that the dichlorobenzene used in the LABA Vilanterol is carcinogenic. Dichlorobenzene is not allowed in food or drinking water how since it is a probable human carcinogen how is it allowed to be used in Vilanterol which is in Breo??

How long does the Breo Ellipta take to start working ? I have asthma and I stil feel chest tightnes?

Posted 7 Sep 2016 by yana82 1 answer

Have been using it for 15 days now

What is a replacement for Advair 100 discus?

Posted 7 Jan 2018 by Trusha 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. ...

Has anyone taken Breo Ellipta 100/25 (fluticasone 100mcg and vilanterol 25mcg inhalation powder)?

Posted 1 Dec 2017 by Cheryl Gower 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?

Breo Ellipta - is Encruse Ellipta a steriod?

Posted 14 Jan 2018 by rollinsa 0 answers

Steroids increases my blood glucose readings. I noticed my blood glucose has increased since being put on Encruse Ellipta?

Breo Ellipta - How long does breo take to work?

Posted 4 Feb 2016 by Eeyorehmc 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.

Breo Ellipta - Has anyone who doesn't have asthma attacks been prescribed this medication?

Posted 15 Jul 2017 by runningviolin 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 ...

Breo Ellipta - Does Breo cause loss of voice?

Posted 11 Jun 2017 by Key boards 4 answers

I have been on Breo for four months and I noticed a change in my voice. Now I have no voice.

I have recently started taking Advair 500 discus: I perceive that I am getting to be more irritable?

Posted 2 Apr 2017 by Trusha 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 ...

Can I take Breo Ellipta with Moxifloxican if I take it a few hours apart?

Posted 7 Jul 2017 by thisizit32 0 answers

The interactions said "moderate" if taken together, but, if a few hours or more apart, is it generally ok?

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