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how long do i need to take flovent for asthma

A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Satyanarayan Hegde
27 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Asthma attack: Your breathing rate is fast. Prednisone if taken in proper dosage, should show effect in about 4-6 hours. If you still have difficulty breathing, tigh ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
Very unlikely: It is very unlikely but it does increase the risk a little bit
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Expected: LABAs (Long Acting Beta Agonists) can produce those side effects in some patients, if making your asthma symptoms worse, please stop taking them and t ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Good Stuff: This is good if it works to keep him healthy.Remeber that Flovent is more preventative in nature and if used properly is to prevent flareups.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes. Intranasal...: ...corticosteroids are very effective in treating nasal allergies and treating nasal allergies may help control asthma. However, because it's availabl ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Odd program: You need to visit with your doc or an asthma specialist. I would not consider this much of an asthma action plan. To start with you should be on Flove ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Maybe your dose needs adjusting or maybe you need another adjunct medicine. See you doctor to discuss your options.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Medication/delivery: There are several explanations as to why this is so. Preventing your asthma flare ups by controlling triggers for your asthma and avoiding smoke is an ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Cont Asthma meds: I would advise continued use of your asthma medication as prescribed by your physician. If you are slightly allergic to dogs, try your best to avoid ... Read More
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