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Posted 28 Jan 2010 • 4 answers
Posted 8 Sep 2012 • 6 answers
I took Spiriva a couple of years ago for 6 weeks and gained an unsightly 22 lbs, all on the midsection and nowhere else. After dieting off and on for the last 6 months I still cannot lose the weight. My midsection is all bulged out and I look terrible. Does anyone have an answer to my problem. Bill
Diabetes, Type 2 - I would like to know if a blood sugar level of 136 can be treated with just diet?
Posted 18 Aug 2009 • 5 answers
... and exercise. I have COPD and I take Spiriva, Zyban and Albuterol and I am scared to take the medicines (Metformin 1000 mg and Pravastatin 40mg tabs) that my doctor gave me because of all of the side effects and drug interactions.
Posted 18 Feb 2014 • 1 answer
Active ingredient is tiotropium bromide - should be used with an inhaler, not ingested...
Posted 26 Oct 2012 • 3 answers
my mother in law quit taking Spiriva of her own accord and is experiencing light headedness and dizziness. She also complains of her left side not being a hundred percent.
Posted 1 May 2010 • 2 answers
I accidently swallowed my spiriva capsul this morning thinking I was taking something else.
Posted 31 May 2014 • 2 answers
I have severe emphysema and NO insurance Obama care and Medicaid are not affordable
Posted 11 Dec 2014 • 4 answers
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 short of breath for several hours. I've stopped taking it and those symptoms are gone. One ...
Posted 25 Aug 2010 • 1 answer
Are there any symptoms to watch for after swallowing?
Posted 7 Jun 2011 • 3 answers
If they were effective, wouldn,t we be taking one or two. I am afraid of the long term effect. These drugs have so many side effects.
Posted 4 Jul 2014 • 5 answers
I guess what I really want to know is if there are meds to help a person breathe better, other than the puffers? I've been taking Spiriva for years, and it helps. I was given Symbicort and it helped at 1st, but then not so much. For the past 2 years I've had extreme exhaustion, and I ...
Posted 9 Jul 2009 • 1 answer
Someone told me that inhaling Spiriva Handihaler caused her teeth to crumble, but I didn't see any warnings with this medication.
Which works better symbicort or spiriva? I have gained weight on symbicort will spiriva do the same?
Posted 13 Feb 2011 • 2 answers
Posted 14 Mar 2012 • 5 answers
I'm 65 yr old female. I'm taking Advair 500/50 + Spiriva and diagnosed with COPD & asthma. I'm still having problems breathing.
Posted 11 Sep 2015 • 3 answers
Spiriva Patient Information at Drugs.com
- Spiriva Information for Consumers
- Spiriva Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Spiriva (detailed)