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Corpus Christi, TX
A 57-year-old male asked:

What is more effective for asthma maintemsnce dulera (formoterol and mometasone) or advair?

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Dr. Arin Aboulian
Pulmonary Critical Care 16 years experience
Essentially the same: Advair is fluticasone (steroid) and salmeterol (long acting Beta agonist); Dulera (formoterol and mometasone) is mometasone (steroid) and formoterol (long acting Beta agonist). I do not know what doses you have been prescribed, but you should not be on both Advair and Dulera (formoterol and mometasone). It should be one or the other. I have used both for my patients and it comes does to personal preference and ease of use.

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