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are there other options beside advair?

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Dr. Douglas Lotz
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Possibly: Advair is a combination medication which includes an inhaled corticosteroid (anti-inflammatory) and a long acting bronchodilator. It is indicated for the treatment of asthma and copd. There are several other combination inhalers approved for the treatment of asthma and/or COPD which may be appropriate considerations based on your diagnosis and symptoms. Would discuss with your treating physician.
Answered on Oct 9, 2017
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu commented
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Other anti-asthma medications include Singulair, Accolate, Zileuton, and Xolair.
Sep 13, 2013
Dr. Michael Sanders
16 years experience Pulmonology
See below: I guess it depends on why you are taking it - asthma or COPD? and why you want to stop it. If I can help further, please let me know.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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