3 patient evaluations for Albuterol taken for the purpose of 'chronic obstructive pulmonary disease' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

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Feb 17, 2013 (Started Oct 10, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for asthma)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 21, 2010 (Started Oct 10, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for asthma)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I have been using this for so long - I think it is the gold standard for asthma
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 29, 2011 (Started Jul 01, 1976)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 puff(s) Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 5, 2009 (Started Jan 05, 1997)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (tachycardia (fast heart rate), jittery feeling)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1.25 mg/3 mL (0.042%) Daily
Advice & Tips: It easy to overuse inhalers, which decreases efficacy
Side effects: tachycardia (fast heart rate), jittery feeling

  • 0 helpful marks
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