13 patient evaluations for Fluticasone

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Mar 12, 2017 (Started Dec 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: Helps clear my nose for better breathing. Doesn't seem to affect my lungs much. Thinking there is something else besides asthma affecting my breathing. Nose reconstruction after significant accident in 1974.

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Aug 18, 2013 (Started Nov 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (nosebleeds (epistaxis))
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 44 mcg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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Jun 8, 2012 (Started Jul 04, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for mucus in throat)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for persistent cough or wheeze)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

Aug 8, 2011 (Started Jul 04, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for persistent cough or wheeze)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 220 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: beware do not take this long term. the steroid effect is not helpful to an ALS patient unless you have been a heavy smoker.

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Feb 1, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    Severe (intranasal sores, nasal sores)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mcg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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Jan 27, 2012 (Started Apr 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for allergies)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for sinusitis symptoms)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.05 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Jul 1, 2011 (Started May 14, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 440 mcg Daily

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Apr 30, 2011 (Started Jun 03, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 880 mcg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jun 20, 2010 (Started Jun 03, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 440 mcg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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Jan 19, 2011 (Started Jan 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 110 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: This helps with breathing.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 24, 2009 (Started Jan 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 110 mcg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Sep 1, 2010 (Started Sep 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bronchiectasis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (jittery feeling)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 44 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: it works well for me. It takes a month to take effect. I started it with Flonase and I only took it during my bad allergy season. The doctor advised taking Flonase all year but I didn't want to take more drugs then absolutely necessary. Being off Flonase has been okay (I did and still do take my other med). When allergy season is upon me, I have a harder time breathing but can deal with it... I took a month break from the meds just to see what it would be like. I had a lot of side effects and noticed being off it right away b/c my wheezing came back quickly...
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Jul 19, 2010 (Started Jul 06, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for breathing difficulty)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 440 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: Makes me pretty shaky, if you haven't taken it before, take it in the morning, as it tends to make me a little too much caffeine-y. No significant difference yet, but am taking it in concert with prednisone so not sure what it doing what.

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