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Allergies board

  1. Eyes swelling shut
    ... inhaler that I assumed was steroid based. It's called QVar 80 and I use it twice a day in addition to a generic...

  2. Qvar?
    ... Hello! I currently take Qvar 80. It works fairly well for me but I must admit,...
    ... Vanceril was discontinued, I switched over to 40mcg Qvar . It works very well for me, with absolutely no side...
    ... I use Qvar . I had no trouble getting it. I don't know the dosage...
    ... Thanks for all your replies on Qvar . I will ask my allergy doctor about it....

  3. 2 Years and counting!
    ... asthma (no doubt brought on by allergies) and take Qvar for that. Just curious if anyone else could share...

Alternative Medicine board

  1. Anyone ever try Chinese medicine (acupuncture/herbals)?
    ... . My Asthma is pretty much under control with Qvar , as long as I stay away from those allergens that ... I treated myself for Asthma, I was able to cut my Qvar down from four puffs a day to three puffs. Was that ... yet. First, though, I am going to cut back to two Qvar s a day and see what happens. I might even do a few...

Skin Problems board

  1. I've developed severe skin thinning on forearms starting about 3 years ago
    ... under the skin? I do take a cortisone inhaler ( QVar 40) for allergies and have gone to the minimum dose...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. Symptoms stacked to the sky, no Dx "yet", say's might be MS, am I crazy? Feeling bad
    ... and was Dx'd w/ asthma and put on inhaled steroids ( qvar ) and xoponex rescue inhaler. The qvar gave me oral...

Cancer: Lung board

  1. symptoms?
    ... my heart to race and me to shake...so he put me on qvar ...i have been using that for about 3 weeks now...not...

Pregnancy board

  1. Is my inhaler safe?
    ... I am on albuterol as rescue & qvar as a preventative for my asthma & they told me it...

Heart Disorders board

  1. Need some Advice PVC's
    ... take it all the time. I am also on Birth control and QVAR . I am overweight but not severly obese....

  2. Allergy Meds That Work & Don't Aggrevate Heart
    ... use are? I used Beconase AQ for my sinuses and Qvar for my Asthma, both of which are a corticosteroid...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Pressure High--Afraid of Meds
    ... daily as needed; levoxyl 25 mcg daily, albuterol, qvar 80 mcg 2 puffs 2xs daily, low aspirin 1x daily, prednisone...

  2. Terrible Anxiety after Atenolol Taper
    ... on 100mg of Atenolol at one point. I'll just up the Qvar if necessary. I have had much more experience with...

Colds & Flu board

  1. Help! I've caught 3 colds in 4 weeks!
    ... could do. Went back again in Dec. they put her on a qvar inhaler because she is now weezing. They told her...

Asthma board

  1. Cough and chest pain
    ... i am really light headed and dizzy a lot. I am on Qvar 40mg twice a day and i was on xopenex but i took myself...

  2. Non-prescription Anti-Inflammatory?
    ... Flovent * Pulmicort * Symbicort * Qvar These are all prescription.. are there any Anti...

  3. Taken off advair..What now?
    ... people take? Also are theyre other steroids like QVar and things like that that may work better for me?...

  4. Getting sick with asthma...
    ... breathing. I already have added an extra puff of my Qvar to be safe. What else can I do to protect myself...

  5. I Suddenley Got Asthma!
    ... said you definatley need inhalers. So he,s given me Qvar 100, a steriod one and another one, it green and its...

  6. What's the difference between Advair and Asmanex, and which is better?
    ... effective. I used to get terrible heart poundings from QVAR and Advair but find Asmanex seems to help with no...

  7. hitting rock bottom... depressed and scared.
    ... when breathing in really bad. and then I went to Qvar after that and it worked good, no pain, but as my...
    ... med twice a day. He wants me to continue taking QVAR rather then advair because I ran out of advair and ... in the lungs trapped. And how its the same with my qvar , it can also get trapped in the lungs and not work ... my asthma, how to remember to continue taking my qvar even when I’m feeling better. He asked me what...

  8. Asthma question
    ... about 15-20 times. I have been on abutorl, flovent, qvar 80, advair 250,asthmacourt,provental, pulimair,advair ... I am now on quvar 80, singular, and proair. The qvar 80 is 3 times a day and 2 puffs each time. The singular...
    ... about 15-20 times. I have been on abutorl, flovent, qvar 80, advair 250,asthmacourt,provental, pulimair,advair ... I am now on quvar 80, singular, and proair. The qvar 80 is 3 times a day and 2 puffs each time. The singular...

  9. I want to stop Advair.. any substitutions?
    ... After taking QVAR for a couple of years I found it not at all effective...

  10. Getting Rid of Mucus
    ... also be on a preventive like Flovent, Pulmicort or QVAR . Have you tried Mucinex -- it works well for some...

  11. Asthma in the upper respiratory tract
    ... since I do not find the coricosteroid (in this case QVAR ) as all that helpful. It would be interesting to...
    ... are not the same as preventive meds such as Flovent, QVAR , Pulmicort, etc. Advair does have a bronchodilator...

  12. Qvar
    ... for me QVAR works the best because it doesn’t cause any ... but it makes me shaky all day. so I still like my QVAR , but it doesn't help much. I’m going to try...

  13. Non Medical Treatment For Asthma??
    ... few meds off and on at the start of this like with qvar (gave me tons of yeast in mouth), albuterol made me...

  14. Just took a singulair my lungs are burning and itching and tight
    ... that's good. But perhps you need something like QVAR or Advair in addition as a preventative. Ditab...

  15. Albuterol Use
    ... others who ply themselves with the corticosteroids like QVAR or Flovent or worse, Advair (which is contantly on...

  16. Difficulty in Speaking!
    ... do after he became aware of the problem? I'm on QVAR 40 which I've been taking only once a day -- I've ... now increased to two sprays. I thought QVAR was great (much better than Advair which is always...

  17. New Here & Scared
    ... was 350, and my doc put me on Foradil twice a day, Qvar 2 puffs twice a day, and removed Advair from the mix...

  18. New Asthma Inhaler -Spiriva Question
    ... Handihaler an inhalation powder--- and to continue her QVAR inhaler. My question is -- Has anyone used Spiriiva...
    ... has asthma and used Atrovent once daily along with Qvar and Singulair-- 10 mgm. You certainly have been...

  19. What Can I Take For Wheezing?
    ... the moment Antiinflammatories Flovent, Asthmanex, & Qvar dont seem to be helping. Albuterol helps for only...

  20. Re: shortness of breath
    ... you on any kind of preventive med like Flovent or Qvar ? I find that doubling up on the meds simply does...

  21. Asthma Notes for myself & others
    ... micrograms (MCG). L = Low M = Medium H= High Qvar (beclomethasone) A/L 168-504 A/M 504-840 A/H...

  22. Meds -reference Guide
    ... Corticosteroids (steroids) Flovent (fluticasone) Qvar (beclomethasone) More dangerous than flovent? Pulmicort...

  23. What tests should/will Pulmonologist run to see if I have asthma?
    ... is causing my asthma. I still have not needed my qvar or any steroid inhalers (thank God) but I still have...

  24. New to asthma need answers quick about meds inhalers & steriods!
    ... they gave me a steriod inhaler to use 2x daily called Qvar 80mcg. I've been doing the xoponex (spelling?) levalbutero ... steriod inhaler seems to work best for you? I'm on Qvar , have any of you tried it before? Did it do the job...
    ... 3 times for this except for the one at the ER. The Qvar is the inhaled steroid and is supposed to be my prevention...
    ... heart rate, etc.). I think you need to give the Qvar more time to work. It took at least two weeks for ... rescue". This is in addition to a corticosteroid (like Qvar , Pulmicort, Asmanex) taken for long term control....
    ... I was on Qvar but it needs a long time to take effect, also rinsing ... yesterday due to difficulty in breathing, he said the Qvar wasn't the right choice for me, prescribed me Advair ... instead. I found the advair helped but the qvar , after 2 weeks, did nothing....
    ... Thanks for all your replies! I thought that qvar /steroids were the prevention med and albuterol/levalbuterol ... specialist just to get this all right. I have been on the qvar for about 2 weeks now I think. I'm not having emergency ... when I started this post. I am still having to use my qvar 2x daily and albuterol inhaler about once or twice...
    ... ok, i've been on this qvar for around 2 weeks now and i do notice a difference...

  25. This newbie's saga continues, thanks for replies they helped me
    ... inhaler to take home and use 2x a day, it's called Qvar . They also, gave me albuterol which makes my nerves...

  26. Does anyone have problems with oral thrush?
    ... to 6 hours. I had a steriod shot and they gave me QVAR steriod inhaler. WELL, after my first 2 days of using...
    ... oh joy.. I got oral thrush yet once again from my qvar inhaler (i think that's what it's from anyway)... ... that weird feeling in my throat. I've only been on qvar for around 3 weeks or so and already have had 2 yeast...
    ... 1st time 3 days after starting my steroid inhaler ( QVAR ) and thought i was having another asthma attack because...
    ... 1st time 3 days after starting my steroid inhaler ( QVAR ) and thought i was having another asthma attack because...

  27. question...
    ... with codine and was told to use flovent instead of qvar . I was also told to use my albuterol every 6 hours...

  28. spacer?
    ... I went to the doc today and was givin qvar and a Inspirease spacer. I was wondering if i need...

  29. New Flovent HFA
    ... propellant. I'm probably the exception, but I took QVar which uses some weird propellant and it gave me an...

  30. What are some good treatment medications
    ... I use Qvar and it has worked wonders for me. I used to use my ... to be attached to my mouth. After my doctor gave me Qvar I barely use it ever, even when I'm sick. I definatley...

  31. Why does asthma have to attack at such a young age?
    ... Stress 7. Illness Yes, I am currently talking Qvar 80 and Singular as preventives. I was on Advair, Flovent ... were not strong enough. I try to remember to take my Qvar 80 but sometimes I forget. Thank gooness for mothers ... she lays out my singualr and reminds me to take my Qvar when she remembers too. Its kind of hard to remember...

  32. Switching to Pulmicort from Advair??
    ... the QVAR I was given has thi ingredient i woner if it teh same...

  33. Diagnosed with Asthma, but......
    ... that I had same thing "asthmatic broncitis". Gave me QVAR , Combevent and DuoNEB for my nebulizer. Charged me...

  34. Asthma and steroid question.
    ... I take QVAR , which is in an inhaler with no side effects so far...

  35. Coughing and gagging at night
    ... triggered by colds. She is on singulair, nasonex, and qvar as controller meds and we increase qvar and add albuterol...

  36. Need help breathing TODAY!
    ... been able to bring me back. I am now on Combevent, Qvar , Foradil and Albuterol....

  37. Help - Albuterol doesn't work anymore
    ... acting "rescue" medicine. Ask your doctor. I'm on QVAR and find it more effective than Advair. Interesting...
    ... My son got switched to QVAR and what a difference it has made! We haven't used ... Prednisone or Orapred once or twice a year. Since going on QVAR - he hasn't needed it once this last year!...

  38. QVAR and acid reflux?
    ... take Nexium and Singulair, but my son was also put on QVAR as well. It is a long-lasting asthma control cortico...

  39. Allergies turn to Asthma?
    ... idea is to get relief. I'm on a new protcol with QVAR twice a day and Albuterol when needed with a once...

  40. What helped me
    ... for at least a week if not longer. I finally went on Qvar (a steriod inhaler) once a day, 2 puffs. I have always ... are great medicines out there, if you haven't tried Qvar , maybe it will help you too. Good luck to all! ...
    ... for at least a week if not longer. I finally went on Qvar (a steriod inhaler) once a day, 2 puffs. I have always ... are great medicines out there, if you haven't tried Qvar , maybe it will help you too. Good luck to all! ...
    ... gotten a bit better as I have gotten older, but the Qvar has really changed things. Good luck, and keep looking...

  41. asthma and chest congestion
    ... and less inflammed.) Examples: Beclomethasone aka QVAR , Budesonide aka Pulmicort, Flunisolide aka AeroBId...

  42. Help, Advair making me worse !!
    ... frequent "heart poundings" with its use. I am now on QVAR for the last two weeks and I'm still evaluating. ... dunno -- it's hard to get it right. Ask your Dr about QVAR -- it seems to be popular now. I think Advair is...

  43. Advair causing hoarseness ???
    ... that would often wake me up at night. I switched to QVar -- found no relief -- even worsened asthma symptoms...
    ... will give it a couple of weeks and then try the QVAR inhaler again if I can't manage. Sometimes I feel...

  44. SCARED-please help, 3 year old asthma out of control?
    ... purposes! My son is currently taking (corticosteroid) Qvar 100 2 inhalations morn & night. Reliever is salbutamol...

  45. Brittle asthma
    ... a balloon. Other than that, I take Advair 500/50, QVar 80, Allegra, Singulair, Xolair injections, Xopenex...

  46. O-kee do-kee, advair and/or nasonex.....
    ... for my frequent "heart pounding". He now put me on QVar (with a five day supply of Prednisone to "clear me ... control and it's alluding me. Does anyone here take QVar and what is the consensus? Does it work well?? Any...
    ... Ditab - I take 3 sprays of Qvar twice daily. I think it's an awesome medication overall...
    ... Mom for your feedback. Glad to hear that you find QVar "awesome". I've been on it for only two days so it...

  47. Lightheadedness/ Uneasiness
    ... For the last 2 weeks or so, I've been on a combo of Qvar , Singulair, Nasonex, and Albuterol as needed. This...

  48. Finding a GOOD asthma/lung/allergy doctor
    ... that the lung doctor did put me on a daily inhaler, Qvar . He didn't think Singulair was good enough, but ... important too. So I'm doing both of those, two puffs of Qvar in the morning, and one Singulair at night before...
    ... re taking are two different types of medications. Qvar works at the underlying inflammation in asthmatics...

  49. spirometry results
    ... usually treated by an inhaled corticosteroid (like qvar , pulmicort, or a component in Advair, etc.). These...

  50. Back pain with asthma?
    ... they were before the back pain. I'm on singulair, qvar , nasonex and albuterol. Could these be causing any...

  51. Spring has sprung...and so has my asthma!
    ... ve also been taking my Allegra, Nasacort spray, and QVar inhaler EVERY MORNING before this warmer weather came...

  52. what is this drug??
    ... Hi I'm on qvar , serevent and salbutamol, I find that these medicines ... a different medicine which supposedly combines the qvar and serevent. Does anyone know what this is, and...
    ... an inhaled corticosteroid (which I think is what qvar is). Separately both drugs have been on the market...

  53. Couging stops when awake
    ... for current meds: Nexium 40mg, Singulair 5 mg, and Qvar inhaler 80mcg every morning and Zyrtec 10 mg at night...

  54. can asthma be just smaller airways in general?
    ... little better. I'm sorry, I can't remember the name Qvar has smaller particles that reach the smaller airways...

  55. Medications
    ... are you guys on? I'm on: Advair 500 twice a day Qvar 4 puffs twice daily Nexium twice a day Nasonex twice...
    ... sprays Once a day Prednisone 50 mg Once a day Qvar 6 puffs Twice a day Biaxin 500 mg Twice a day ...

  56. I need some advice...anxiety, asthma, or heatburn, what do i have???
    ... Now, for the first time in my life, i was put on QVAR about a month ago for seasonal allergies, i don't ... once every other day. On the days that i take the QVAR , like today, the bloating sensation goes away, but...
    ... QVAR is one of those medicines that you should be taking...

  57. Advair and Geographic tongue
    ... was a common problem with Advair. Now he is using Qvar as his daily puffer....

  58. Kids with Asthma
    ... for current meds: Nexium 40mg, Singulair 5 mg, and Qvar inhaler 80mcg every morning and Zyrtec 10 mg at night...

  59. To much Albuterol ?
    ... already on a preventative inhaler like Advair, Flovent, Qvar , Pulmicort or something, I think you need one....
    ... perscribe my meds and I made the switch to foradil and Qvar and I love the Qvar which is an ICS, but the foradil ... doesn't seem to do much for my numbers. IMO Qvar is the best ICS out there because of it's smaller...

  60. Anyone Tried Xolair?
    ... from advair and supplemental flovent to foradil and Qvar and saw a slight improvement in my Fev-1 not much ... but I'll take what i can get right now. Qvar has smaller particles in it than the flovent has so...
    ... nearly so severe as some others. I hadn't heard about Qvar or Foradil so I'll study up on those. In a very small...

  61. New here
    ... day, xolair 375 mg every 2 weeks, spiriva, foradil, Qvar 80 mg 8 puffs twice a day, nexium 40 mg twice a day...

  62. new to board, introduction, meds question
    ... pulmonologist who gave me scripts and instructions for 1.) QVar 2.) Foradil as a new maintenance regimen. Has...
    ... pulmonologist who gave me scripts and instructions for 1.) QVar 2.) Foradil as a new maintenance regimen. Has ... Thanks! Glad to have found this site. :) I am on Qvar 40mcg, twice per day. Seems to work as good as my...
    ... Beerzoids, thanks for replying. Comforting to know the QVar will be effective, and thanks for the tip on tracking...


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