Advair Diskus can be used for long-term treating asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in some patients. It may also be used to treat other breathing conditions as determined by your doctor. Advair Diskus is often a long-acting corticosteroid and bronchodilator combination. It works by reducing inflammation and widening the airways inside the lungs, that helps you breath more easily.
Use Advair Diskus as directed by your physician.
Ask your medical provider any question you could have regarding how to utilize Advair Diskus.
Store Advair Diskus between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Store far from heat, moisture, and light-weight. Do not store inside bathroom. Keep Advair Diskus out of the reach of kids and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Fluticasone propionate, Salmeterol xinafoate.
All medicines could potentially cause unwanted side effects, but many individuals have no, or minor, side effects.
Check with a medical expert if any of these most frequent negative effects persist or become bothersome:
Diarrhea; dizziness; headache; mild muscle or bone pain; nausea; nervousness; throat irritation; tremor; vomiting.
Seek medical assistance straight away if these severe unwanted effects occur:
Severe allergy symptoms (rash; hives; itching; breathlessness; tightness in the chest; swelling in the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); behavior changes; blurred vision or another vision changes; chest pain; choking; fast or irregular heartbeat; hoarseness; numbness or tingling in hands or feet; seizures; severe muscle weakness, cramps, or spasms; severe or persistent bone pain; severe or persistent dizziness or headache; indications of infection (eg, fever, chills, persistent headache/sore throat, ear pain, increased mucus production or alteration of mucus color); swelling or tightness in the throat; sleep problems; unusual tiredness or weakness; vaginal odor or discharge; putting on weight; white patches or sores on the tongue or mouth; worsening of asthma symptoms (eg, increased wheezing, coughing, chest tightness, difficulty breathing).
This is not a whole list of all negative effects that may occur. If you might have questions about unwanted side effects, contact your physician.
Do NOT use Advair Diskus if:
Contact a medical expert or health care provider immediately if any of these connect with you.
Some health conditions may connect to Advair Diskus. Tell your doctor or pharmacist for those who have any medical ailments, particularly when any in the following affect you:
Some medicines may communicate with Advair Diskus. Tell your doctor if you're taking every other medicines, especially any of the following:
This may not be a complete list of all interactions that may occur. Ask your doctor if Advair Diskus may talk with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before starting, stop, or customize the dose of the medicine.
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days