31 patient evaluations for Fluticasone-Salmeterol

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Sep 27, 2008 (Started Apr 15, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 x 250 mcg-50 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: Use exactly as prescribed.
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: dry mouth

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Dec 9, 2008 (Started Nov 03, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for chest congestion)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (itchy rash)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 250 mcg-50 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: none
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: itchy rash

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Jan 5, 2009 (Started Feb 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dry mouth, shaky hands)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 250 mcg-50 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: Not as effective as oral meds for me. Always have it with you.
Side effects: dry mouth, shaky hands

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Apr 19, 2009 (Started Aug 17, 1999)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mcg-50 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: On the dosage , I cut it in half, (one inhale a day) instead of two, no adverse efects, and works for Me... This also cuts my expense to $19.00 monthly.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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May 13, 2009 (Started Jan 30, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 250 mcg-50 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: You have to be very careful when taking this. You have to rinse your maouth out after each use because of the risk of getting yest infections in your mouth. Or so I have been told.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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May 27, 2009 (Started Sep 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for respiratory infections)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mcg-50 mcg Daily

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Nov 17, 2009 (Started Nov 03, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for reduce salava)
  • Side effects
    Mild (none)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 45 mcg-21 mcg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: none

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Dec 2, 2009 (Started Nov 17, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 250 mcg-50 mcg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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Nov 13, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for breathing difficulty)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mcg-50 mcg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Feb 15, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for breathing difficulty)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mcg-50 mcg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jan 20, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for breathing difficulty)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mcg-50 mcg Daily

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Jan 15, 2010 (Started Dec 17, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 250 mcg-50 mcg Daily
Advice & Tips: Both Pulmicort and Advair haven't helped. After talking to my doctor we decided that I would utilize just the albuterol as needed.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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