Let us go over the side effects of, Advair
inhaler, a popular medication used in the management of asthma and C O P D. It is a
mixture of fluticasone, and salmeterol. It is most commonly known by the brand names
Advair, Seretide. Adoair. Foxair. Viani. and Quikhale S F. If you experience any of the side effects
mentioned in this video, please immediately talk to your doctor. If you feel unusual after
taking the drug, it’s always a good idea to consult with a healthcare professional. Common side effects of Advair inhaler include.
Throat irritation and sore throat. Stuffy nose.
Hoarseness. Changes in your voice. For example, a
deeper voice. Dry mouth, nose or throat.
Nausea. Vomiting. Diarrhea. Headache. Dizziness. Muscle or bone pain.
Developing an Upper respiratory tract infection.
Developing thrush in your throat, or mouth. This is a serious fungal infection. To avoid
this, always rinse your mouth with water after using your inhaler.
Weakened immunity, making you more likely to get fungal, bacterial, viral, or parasitic
infections. If you already have an infection, it could get worse. As before, immediately talk to your doctor
if you experience any of these side effects. Uncommon, more dangerous side effects of Advair
inhaler include. Feeling tired or a lack of energy.
Weakness. Fast heart beat.Stunted growth in children. Irregular heart beat. Chest pain. Lowered blood pressure.
Increased blood pressure. Breathing problems (especially immediately
after using the inhaler). Wheezing.
Chest tightness. Cough.
Green, or yellow, mucus. Tremor.
For patients with C O P D, you are at higher risk to developing pneumonia. If your
taking Fluticasone for C O P D, watch out for symptoms of Pneumonia such as fever, chills,
increased cough, increased difficulty breathing, increased mucus production, and changed mucus
color. You might also get an allergic reaction.
Watch out for signs of allergic reactions such as.
Swelling of the tongue, mouth or face. Extreme dizziness. Please note that very serious allergic reactions to this drug are quite rare, but
can occur. Blurred vision
Eye problems such as cataracts and glaucoma, and.
Other Vision problems. Please take regular, eye exams while using this drug.
The use of Advair has also been linked to osteoporosis This is not a complete list of the side-effects
of Advair inhaler. You should talk to your doctor if you have any concerns, or for more
information regarding the drug. If you’re taking, or planning to take this
drug, it is strongly recommended that you watch our other videos on the topic, for more
information. It is always best to learn as much as possible about your drug. Stay safe!