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Is the vanceril (beclomethasone) inhaler to alleviate the wheezing? Is it an effective treatment?
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Dr. John Overholt
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: Yes and no
Vanceril contains beclomethasone, a steroid that will reduce inflammation in the airways.
It is meant to be used regularly and ver time this leads to better asthma control. Vanceril is not a rescue inhaler and will not give fast acting relief of asthma symptoms.

In brief: Yes and no
Vanceril contains beclomethasone, a steroid that will reduce inflammation in the airways.
It is meant to be used regularly and ver time this leads to better asthma control. Vanceril is not a rescue inhaler and will not give fast acting relief of asthma symptoms.
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