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dulera symbicort advair

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not much: These three medicines are all asthma controller medicines and are a combination of inhaled steroid and long acting beta agonist. The difference betwee ... Read More
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Dr. Hossam Amin
33 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Potency: The steroid potency in advair is more than symbicort (budesonide and formoterol) more than Dulera but the bronchodilator portin of symbicort (budesoni ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Similar medications.: These three medications are all similar, combination-type agents for long-term daily control of emphysema/COPD or asthma. They should not be used con ... Read More
Dr. Michael Sanders
16 years experience Pulmonology
No: All three of those are essentially the same thing. Medications are different, but all in the same class. They should not be used together.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Similar ingredients: The are several inhalers with similar medications, used for the same lung conditions that Advair is used for. For example, there is Symbicort, and the ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
The steroid: Both Dulera and symbicort (budesonide and formoterol) have the same long acting bronchodilator, they differ in the steroid content. Dulera contains ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Dyer
20 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Nothing: They both work the same way, so unless you have had a reaction to the steroid (Mometasone) in Dulera, (formoterol and mometasone) I wouldn't be concer ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Inhalers: They are very similar in their side effect profile. He diskus advair may have a sweet taste the some people don't like and it can cause more local dis ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
25 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Long acting beta agonists (labas) are not to be used for except in patients where their asthma has not been adequately controlled with an inhaled ster ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Overholt
26 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Sure: Both contain a steroid and a long acting bronchodilator. For advair it's fluticasone and salmeterol, respectively and for symbicort (budesonide and f ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Carter
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Yes.: But as always, keep an eye on your bp.
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