What is Advair Diskus used for?
Advair Diskus is used to manage the wheezing, shortness of breath and coughing associated with Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD including chronic bronchitis and emphysema) and asthma. It is a combination drug that works by reducing the inflammation of the airways and relaxing the muscles. These actions work to open up the airways and help to make breathing easier. Preventing breathing problems can improve one's daily life by making tasks and activities easier.
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How to use Advair Diskus?
Buy Advair Diskus online if prescribed by your doctor to prevent asthma attacks and treat COPD. It should not be used to relieve an in-progress asthma attack. You should have another medication for the relief of sudden asthma attacks. You can also purchase this medication when you buy Advair online. If you have not been prescribed a second medication, you should check in with your doctor.
Inhaled fluticasone and salmeterol is used with a special inhaler that will come with a medication guide when you buy Advair online. Read the directions carefully before you use this medication. If you do not understand the instructions, talk to your doctor or pharmacist to show you how to correctly use it.
Only use Advair Diskus as instructed by your doctor. Don’t use more of it and do not use it more often than prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop this medication without first consulting with your doctor. Doing so may increase the chance of side effects.
In order for this medication to help properly prevent asthma attacks you must use it every day at regularly spaced doses. Do not stop Advair or any other medications without first consulting with your doctor. When you buy Advair online and use it for the first time, or if you have dropped the inhaler or haven’t used it in 7 days or longer, you have to prime the inhaler. This is because it may not deliver the correct dose of the medication on the first puff.
Rinsing your mouth with water after each dose may help prevent hoarseness, throat irritation, and infection in the mouth. However, do not swallow the water after rinsing.
What are the drug interactions with Advair Diskus?
Drug interactions can change how your medication works or cause unwanted side effects. Before you buy Advair Diskus online make sure that it doesn’t interact with any of your other medications. Sometimes two medications that interact should never be taken together. In other cases your doctor may be able to change your dose or take other precautions so that you can use two medications that would otherwise interact.
The following medications may interact with Advair:
- furosemide (Lasix)
- ethacrynic acid (Edecrin)
- atazanavir (Reyataz)
- ritonavir (Norvir)
- nelfinavir (Viracept)
- tranylcypromine (Parnate)
- amitriptyline (Elavil)
- desipramine (Norpramin)
- clarithromycin (Biaxin)
- carvedilol (Coreg)
This is not an exhaustive list of drug interactions. Your health professional will have more complete information about drug interactions. Before you buy Advair online, ensure that you give your doctor or a licensed pharmacist a list of all of the prescription and non-prescription drugs, as well as herbal products that you take. This is so that they can properly monitor for drug interactions and keep away unwanted side effects.
If you have any questions while you buy Advair online or any other prescription products you can contact our team of professional Patient Service Representatives or one of our pharmacists by calling 1-844-416-4282.
What are side effects of Advair Diskus?
Along with the intended effects, medications can also cause unwanted side effects. Some side effects are mild and will go away as your body adjusts to the medication. These do not usually need medical attention. However, some side effects can be very serious and do require immediate medical attention. Before you buy Advair online talk to your doctor about adverse side effects and learn when you need to get immediate medical attention.
Advair has the following side effects:
- Congestion or cough
- Pain and ache in body
- Increased heartbeats
- Dizziness or headache
- Irritation in throat, mouth or tongue
Slightly less common but more serious are ulcers or sores in the throat that must be shown to a doctor. There are also some more severe side effects that may be an indicator of an adverse reaction to Advair. They are:
- Skin rash
- Extreme swelling in mouth, tongue or throat and face
- Chest pain
- Difficulty in speaking, swallowing or breathing
- Asthma conditions worsened
If you experience the above side effects when you buy Advair online, you must take them seriously. They are a cause to get prompt medical attention as they may indicate an allergic reaction. Your doctor will help you to change the dose or prescribe other medications to avoid these reactions.