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Which is better -- azmacort (triamcinolone) and albuterol?

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Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: They are different

One treats inflammation and works very slowly, that is Azmacort (triamcinolone) , so it will not help with an asthma attack.
The albuterol is fast acting. Since they do different things, they are often used together....

In brief: They are different

One treats inflammation and works very slowly, that is Azmacort (triamcinolone) , so it will not help with an asthma attack.
The albuterol is fast acting. Since they do different things, they are often used together....
Dr. Mary Efremov
Dr. Mary Efremov
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