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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahmoud Shoib
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Different: They are completely different medications, Dulera (formoterol and mometasone) is a combination inhaler containing both an inhaled steroid and long ac ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Sanders
16 years experience Pulmonology
No: Dulera is a combo LABA and steroid. Xopenex is a SABA

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
Dulera (formoterol and mometasone): Is not meant to work to alleviate symptoms. It is an anti-inflammatory medicine which takes time to take effect and a long acting bronchodilator whic ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
ICS vs ICS/LABA: QVar is an inhaled cortisone (ICS)which helps to reduce airway inflammation. It is supposed to have a smaller particle size to reach the more distant ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
32 years experience Pediatrics
No: Dulera (formoterol and mometasone) currently is not indicated under the age of 12
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
46 years experience Pediatrics
No: Not supposed to be used under the age of 12 years old.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Palumbo
23 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Qvar is a single agent inhaled steroid while dulera (formoterol and mometasone) is a combination steroid with long acting bronchodialator.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: No one can tell how fast it will work. You may not be even able to tell the difference. Dulera (formoterol and mometasone) has steroid to decrease the ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Michaelson
29 years experience Pulmonology
Rescue : Rescue inhalers include the following brands: xopenex, (levalbuterol) proventil, ventolin, proair dulera is a maintenance inhaler.
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Cohen
22 years experience Sports Medicine
Perhaps: If your symptoms and pulmonary functions continue to be well controlled at the one spray twice daily dose, you may be able to use less medication. Yo ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Have your doctor appeal the decision, find out if he/she can get samples for you or pay for it yourself.

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