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General Health board

  1. Tonsil stones, headaches, and chest congestion
    ... I currently take singulair, allegra, advair 250, xopenex via neb., rhinicort, and albuterol....... the chest...

Allergies board

  1. Oral Allergy Syndrome
    ... right now. I use rhinecort, advair, albuterol and xopenex . Not to mention I always have benedryl on hand. ...

  2. Could my daughters asthma be due to allergies??
    ... patenol eye drops 1-2 drops in each eye daily as needed, xopenex 3 times a day as needed....

  3. Help me - I am a complete mess!
    ... until they put me on a steroid drip and started using Xopenex in the neb that I could really breath again. They...

  4. Cough Variant Asthma
    ... tremendously). I find albuterol makes things worse but xopenex often does the trick. Really this is all that can...

  5. hate this weather
    ... forcing me to be taking albuterol about 20 times today & xopenex treatments =(. the only suggestion I have is sudafed...

  6. Fall Allergies. How many....
    ... meds to help in case I need it. Shortness of breath- Xopenex neb & albuterol inhaler, also prednisone if i'm real...

  7. How do you fell when your allergies act up?
    ... allergic/asthma and also uses an albuterol inhaler or xopenex in her nebulizer if she gets wheezy. I think the Singulair...
    ... with Singulair for flare ups and Albuterol and/or Xopenex for acute attacks. Otherwise, I also have Eustachian...

  8. A few questions!
    ... should be bringing all my rescue meds(nebulizer & xopenex , bottle of prednisone, advair 500/50..I normally take...

  9. I Just Want to Feel Well Again
    ... another pred burst and now I have a nebulizer and Xopenex . Missed about a week ofgymnastics..at this point...

  10. Nasalcrom?
    ... Flonase and Clarinex(& Yasmin, Advair, Albuterol & Xopenex ) & I wanted to get it but my mom said we should make...
    ... Flonase and Clarinex(& Yasmin, Advair, Albuterol & Xopenex ) & I wanted to get it but my mom said we should make...

  11. Rash vs. dermatitis
    ... am getting a nebulizer soon so I will start doing Xopenex ..I love xopenex! It makes you feel all happy as opposed...
    ... am getting a nebulizer soon so I will start doing Xopenex ..I love xopenex! It makes you feel all happy as opposed ... laying down and sleeping sitting up! What exactly is Xopenex ? What kind of Dr. gave you that? Are you on any Birth...
    ... laying down and sleeping sitting up! What exactly is Xopenex ? What kind of Dr. gave you that? Are you on any Birth ... interupted sleep? I sure do! :) I have been given Xopenex everytime I go to the ER..it helps everytime so I...
    ... I have been given Xopenex everytime I go to the ER..it helps everytime so I...

Sleep Disorders board

  1. Extremely bad nightmates..EVERY night..HELP!
    ... Advair 100/50, Flonase, Clarinex, Yasmin, Albuterol & Xopenex , often others like steroids, antibiotics, decongestants...

Cancer: Lung board

  1. Mom dx w/Lung cancer
    ... called proventil) or the new form of albuterol called Xopenex ? Those are the ones that give instant relief .Advair...

Sinus Problems board

  1. sinus infection?~?!?
    ... difficult to control, i've been on prednisone 60mg/day & xopenex since tuesday. i also take advair 250/50, flonase ... history of sinus/ET problems/infections. the pred. & xopenex are helping, but only just enough to get by....
    ... difficult to control, i've been on prednisone 60mg/day & xopenex since tuesday. i also take advair 250/50, flonase ... history of sinus/ET problems/infections. the pred. & xopenex are helping, but only just enough to get by. Don...

Children's Health board

  1. Persistent Cough/Wheeze..Need Help
    ... not show anything as well. As of now, she is taking Xopenex and Pulmicort (steroid) through her nebulizer everyday...
    ... anything up, we will be sent to an allergist. The Xopenex and Pulmicort does nothing to alleviate the rattling...
    ... not show anything as well. As of now, she is taking Xopenex and Pulmicort (steroid) through her nebulizer everyday ... questions though. What is the dose of the Pulmicort and Xopenex and how often are you giving the neb treatments? Are...
    ... dose we are giving is .25 mg Pulmicort twice daily. Xopenex as needed (.63 mg). Fortunately, things are finally...

  2. my 9yr cough will not stop
    ... alot. She's on all kinds of medicines of course. Xopenex , Atrovent and Flovent for her breathing. Zantac and...

  3. child may have cf
    ... about 6 mths. and is currently taking singular, and xopenex and pulmicort daily via a nebulizer....
    ... of CF without having CF. My daugher is on Flovent, Xopenex , Atrovent, Zyrtec, Zantac, Rhinocort, Omeprazole and...

  4. tremors?
    ... unbearable. There is an alternative to albuterol called Xopenex . Xopenex is albuterol without the side effects. You...

  5. How long is too long for a cough?
    ... negative. She said that we should try a nebulizer with Xopenex . I guess the other meds need to circulate through...
    ... If the Xopenex worked for him - then I would say you are close to...
    ... If the Xopenex worked for him - then I would say you are close to...
    ... one way or another? (yes he is my first and only) Xopenex really only works for asthmatics, but some doctors...

  6. My daughter has a terrible cough
    ... never heard of either of those, but maybe you mean Xopenex and Pulmicort? :) Pulmicort is an inhaled steroid ... and does not work for acute attacks of asthma. Xopenex is a bronchodilator, meaning that it opens up the...

  7. Singulair for my 4-1/2 yr old son
    ... very well in keeping it under control. We also use Xopenex instead of Albuterol as it doesnt have the same awful...
    ... also has an Albuterol inhaler for attacks and we use Xopenex in her nebulizer when needed. It HAS worked for her...

  8. Reactive Airway Disease
    ... days. We were told to use a nuebulizer filled with Xopenex . Now, at 4 months, he has been diagnosed with reacitve...

Diabetes board

  1. Low blood sugar..does it always have 2 be diabetes?
    ... inhaled steroids), Clarinex, Yasmin & Albuterol &/or Xopenex as needed. (Just to give you a little background...
    ... inhaled steroids), Clarinex, Yasmin & Albuterol &/or Xopenex as needed. (Just to give you a little background...

Immune Disorders board

  1. On Prednisone because of immune system.
    ... Omnihist II LA, Astelin Spray, Nasonex, Rhinocort Aqua, Xopenex , Albuterol Sulphates for the nebulizer, and a few...

Asthma board

  1. does the rapid heartbeat from albuterol go away
    ... your doctor if he or she would consider switching to Xopenex (levalbuterol/levosalbutamol)--it supposedly has less...

  2. coughing after taking ventolin
    ... doctor, there are alternative bronchodilators such as Xopenex that you may be able to try....

  3. Cough and chest pain
    ... a lot. I am on Qvar 40mg twice a day and i was on xopenex but i took myself off it cause my cough was way worse...

  4. inhalers
    ... there though? My mother-in-law suggested I ask for xopenex inhaler. I used this in solution for nebulizer before...
    ... xopenex is available as a rescue inhaler. I switched to it ... when my insurance changed. Xopenex is $10, while the "gerenic" Proair is $60. Works...

  5. Asthma Or Anxiety?!?!
    ... using my Xopenex (Levabuterol) consistently twice a day in addition...

  6. I have asthma please help me
    ... Nebulizers w/pulmacort-this is usually for children) and Xopenex work well too~ Good Luck! :)...

  7. Problem Breathing
    ... deep breath in and my Dr put me on an inhaler called Xopenex HFA which I use 3 or 4 times a day. My problem is...

  8. breathing treatments while on tricyclic antidepressants
    ... doctor put me on pulmacort, irathropium bromide and xopenex breathing treatments. Not only do they make my heart...

  9. Rescue Inhaler
    ... cough triggers for me. Sometimes I have to grab my Xopenex in the middle of a conversation because I'm having...
    ... cough triggers for me. Sometimes I have to grab my Xopenex in the middle of a conversation because I'm having...

  10. Newly diagnosed nervous about meds
    ... annoys you, you could ask your doc about switching to Xopenex . That's a different form of the drug in albuterol ... side effects. Some people say it's more effective. Xopenex does cost a bit more than albuterol, though, since ... inhaler activation - so I use a spacer even with my Xopenex ....sigh - the disadvantage of being middle aged and...
    ... .You'll need to carry your rescue med (albuterol, Xopenex - whatever) with you all the time; but that isn't...

  11. silent asthma frustrations
    ... changed my alubterol inhaler to neb xopenenx. The xopenex gives me more relief than the albuterol (which was ... seemingly ineffective.) Currently, I'm using the xopenex neb every four hours. I'm like clockwork...I start ... classes and work. My chest is ALWAYS tight. The xopenex relives this somewhat..but only for an hour or maybe ... thinking of asking to try something other than the xopenex ...while it is more effective than the albuterol, it...

  12. Has anyone had a bronchoscopy
    ... Singular as controllers - the highest dose of each. I use Xopenex as a rescue med - both inhaled version and nebulizer ... seemed to take forever to get the right meds. I use Xopenex before I go out in the cold for more than a few minutes...

  13. Bad Pulmonologist?
    ... it might help a bit more than the inhaler form of Xopenex ...maybe because it's over a longer duration (the treatment...
    ... symptoms are mostly gone; I still use the rescuer ( Xopenex for me), but not nearly as often as you are using...

  14. Asthma & Oral Thrush
    ... use an oral inhalent (Advair) and a nebulizer with Xopenex . This controls my asthma symptoms very well but although...
    ... after I use the Advair as I do the nebulizer with Xopenex and I think I also may try the acidophilus. I appreciate...

  15. Methacholine test on Monday...what to expect?
    ... conditions - helps to control the asthma. I use xopenex as a rescuer - this is newer, a bit more pricey than...

  16. switching meds.
    ... You can use xopenex as a reliever instead of albuterol. It's a purified...

  17. Singulair and Colds
    ... Singular, Asmanex (at the highest dose possible), Xopenex , and 2 prescription nose sprays. As I said, I don...

  18. Wheezing While Resting
    ... why you need a rescue medication like albuterol or xopenex . You might only use your rescue drug once or twice...

  19. Asthma And Gerd
    ... allegra 180 mg., nasonex, flovent, foradil, singulair, xopenex (as needed). For the gerd/gastric ulcer problem...
    ... allegra 180 mg., nasonex, flovent, foradil, singulair, xopenex (as needed). For the gerd/gastric ulcer problem...

  20. Pulmicort side effects in toddlers?
    ... emergency room where his breathing was clerened up by Xopenex (albuterol I believe) and we are continuing to administer...

  21. Hospital Strength Asthma Meds
    ... Dallas, TX right now). Well, she normally takes the xopenex 1.25 four to six times a day (more if needed). Unfortunate ... ly, this strength of xopenex wasn't doing her any good. However, the hospital ... understand why HIS office doesn't supply this strength of xopenex for his patients in an emergency situation. Any thoughts...
    ... needs a long term controller as well as the rescuer ( xopenex )....
    ... basically said the same thing you did (that this amount of xopenex should be given in emergency situations only). He ... also explained that the 10 mg. of xopenex was met by using up to 4-5 vials of maybe the 1.25 ... of xopenex in the nebulizer at once. My grand daughter is on...
    ... for you guys - I'm also using that amount (1.25) of xopenex in my nebulizer - don't have the patience to do it ... asmanex, nasonex, singular, astelin - besides the xopenex nebulizer and inhaler...It can take some "tweaking...

  22. Meds not working anymore (long)
    ... able to play soccer all fall. I give her two 1.25 mg Xopenex in the nebulizer in the evenings when she is coughing...

  23. Bronchospasm
    ... can a 21 month-old baby take xopenex ?...

  24. Question about chest heaviness & coughing
    ... anyone have any suggestions? I've been taking my Xopenex every 4-6 hours, and it's not helping enough. I'm...
    ... disastrous for me because of the Flovent component) and Xopenex . I did this on August 1st. He switched me to Symbicort ... Symbicort, and kept my other meds the same but added Xopenex in lieu of albuterol. It took a while - almost 2...
    ... disastrous for me because of the Flovent component) and Xopenex . I did this on August 1st. He switched me to Symbicort ... Symbicort, and kept my other meds the same but added Xopenex in lieu of albuterol. It took a while - almost 2 ... last November. My dr. told me to do every 20 min. of Xopenex for an hour to try and get some relief along with...
    ... Pulmicort and Foradil. I only take the Symbicort and Xopenex (I was on just Pulmicort and Xopenex). You are...

  25. how I cured my asthma
    ... only thing that saved me. At first I was useing the xopenex because it doesn't make me jittery but I just plain...

  26. anyone know of any inhalers or meds that dont cause fast heart or nervouis
    ... I also use the Xopenex mdi inhaler. It's a little pricier tho. Isn't Asmanax...
    ... won't get instant relief from it. Albuterol and xopenex are rescue inhalers - fast acting inhalers that you ... use to stop an attack. I use xopenex now - seems to be a bit more effective than albuterol...

  27. Flovent
    ... think he is getting the medication. He had to use his xopenex yesterday and today. He goes to the doctor tomorrow...

  28. I want to stop Advair.. any substitutions?
    ... at night without the insomnia? I still have my Xopenex HFA handy, but that makes me jittery....

  29. Asthma in the upper respiratory tract
    ... foradil, singulair/10 mg., nasonex, allegra/180 mg., xopenex , and a new decongestant that I can't remember the...

  30. Normal Peak Flow Rate For Me?
    ... good and he gave me singulair a new rescue inhaler xopenex and azmacort but ive been to scared to start any of...
    ... not last night the 3 nights prior i took one puff of xopenex i didnt really feel much difference im scared to take...

  31. Non Medical Treatment For Asthma??
    ... to recent events im scared to use anything..i have xopenex inhaler now i was giving azmacort steroid and singulair...

  32. Self-medicating a child
    ... about. Her mother makes her do the nebulizer with Xopenex (and all her other meds) only when she is at certain...
    ... I have used Xopenex and from what I understand and experienced it's simply...

  33. Too many meds for a child?
    ... remember), Rhinocourt, and Albuterol. Now, she is on Xopenex - Levalbuterol HCI in the nebulizer (but she only...

  34. Xopenex
    ... My four year old son is taking Xopenex 1.25 three times a day. Someone gave me two boxes ... of .63 for one 1.25? Is it safe to use expired Xopenex ? The packs have not been opened. But are old, the...

  35. Is there an asthma medication that doesn't cause sleeplessness, nervousness?
    ... Albuterol, another kind of albuterol, advair,a nd xopenex . i recently switched to Advair 150/50, and my asthma ... act up more than the 250/50 worked. I took a puff of Xopenex last night, because I assumed that xopenex isn't as...

  36. Anyone else feel like this
    ... rednislone....singular...zyrtec....pulmicort...albuteral.... xopenex ...tussinex with codeine...robitussin dm...i mean you ... sick.....what seems like now every month..i give her xopenex ..pulmicort..and robitussin..along with her zyrtec...

  37. This is absolutely awful; my doctors aren't listening to me. Urgent: Please help!
    ... Flovent 330 mcg 2X daily, Biaxin 500 mg 2X daily, Xopenex every 4 hrs., and Medrol DosePack. If all this isn...

  38. Helping my Wheezing 4yr old?
    ... feel helpless. I gave him his nebulizer treatment of xopenex . But he seems to get worse when I give it to him....

  39. How much albuterol is safe?
    ... effect (increase in hr and causes you to shake) is xopenex . It lasts longer than albuterol as well....

  40. Albuterol Sulfate Question
    ... the regular albuterol? No answer. I switched to Xopenex and it works and it is much better.:)...

  41. Ambushed
    ... some time. Perhaps the nebulizer treatment with the xopenex opened me up. I must have gotten accustomed to some...

  42. Can you help me?
    ... the time, and she called the pharmacy for me to get xopenex to use with it, but I found out it's really expensive...

  43. Clean Air?
    ... air around me. What would YOU do? Albuterol and xopenex and astelin spray and naxonex and rhino cort aqua...

  44. What tests should/will Pulmonologist run to see if I have asthma?
    ... I've been off the steroid inhalerand only used my xopenex inhaler once since last time I wrote here...... ... rear! Anyway, I will never be without my steriod & xopenex inhalers (JUST IN CASE I need to start back up) cause...

  45. Childhood Asthma questions
    ... in controlling her symptoms. Right now she is on Xopenex to control her symptoms. She started on generic Albuterol ... but it was not controlling her symptoms well. The Xopenex seems to work but only so long as she is getting all...

  46. New to asthma need answers quick about meds inhalers & steriods!
    ... can't get comfortable and I just had about 94.5mg of xopenex levalbuterol which is 1 - 1/2 of the tubes of med...
    ... peak flow put in place. You can get levalbuterol ( Xopenex ) in a standard inhaler now. I carry one around everwhere ... salmeterol as the "daily control" med and albuterol or Xopenex as the "rescue". This is in addition to a corticosteroid...

  47. new to this board
    ... nebulizer and has been on abuterol and he is now on xopenex . He takes singuliar. And yes he has been on alot of...

  48. Toddler And Asthma
    ... sick every 4-6 weeks. He is currently on flovent and xopenex when needed. Other than trying to deal with this...

  49. Chest pain from asthma?
    ... currently taking Advair, Singulair, Albuterol and Xopenex ....

  50. Help--any Xolair Feedback
    ... completely off Prednisone, and only use a hand held xopenex HFA inhaler or neb with Xopenex. Only ONCE OR TWICE...


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