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Please describe the medication: advair diskus (salmeterol and fluticasone)?

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Dr. Monica Vasudev
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Asthma Controller

Advair diskus (salmeterol and fluticasone) is used to treat asthma, it is an inhaled medication that has a steroid (fluticasone) which reduced lung inflammation and long acting salmeterol which relaxes airway muscles and improves breathing.
Advair comes in 2 inhaler forms, hfa and diskus.

In brief: Asthma Controller

Advair diskus (salmeterol and fluticasone) is used to treat asthma, it is an inhaled medication that has a steroid (fluticasone) which reduced lung inflammation and long acting salmeterol which relaxes airway muscles and improves breathing.
Advair comes in 2 inhaler forms, hfa and diskus.
Dr. Monica Vasudev
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Dr. Sanjay Agarwal
It is also used in treating COPD, esp moderate to severe variety. Agree generally
Dr. Sanjay Agarwal
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology

In brief: Link

Asthma med.
See the link and chose what you want to know.. http://www.rxlist.com/advair-diskus-drug.htm.

In brief: Link

Asthma med.
See the link and chose what you want to know.. http://www.rxlist.com/advair-diskus-drug.htm.
Dr. Sanjay Agarwal
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