Learn about the common usage, side effects and recommended Dosage of Advair Diskus*
Brand Name: Advair Diskus*
Generic Name: Fluticasone and Salmeterol
Generic for Advair Diskus* is an oral inhalation drug used in the prevention of asthma attacks. The combination of these two medicines controls the symptoms
of asthma and improves breathing. It is used when an asthma attack cannot be controlled sufficiently or when the condition is so severe that more than one medicine
is needed every day.
Generic for Advair Diskus* dosage:
- Use this medicine only as directed by the
- When taking the pill use a full glass of water
- Taking more of it or for a longer time than ordered can increase the chances of side
Generic for Advair Diskus* Side effects:
Common side effects are body aches or pain, choking, congestion, dryness of the throat, high-pitched noise when breathing, hoarseness, runny nose, sneezing,
trouble with swallowing and voice changes.
Generic for Advair Diskus* Contraindications & Drug
Using Generic for Advair Diskus* with any of the following medicines is usually not recommended: Cordarone,
Reyataz, Norvir, Crixivan, Viracept, Parnate, Tofranil, Biaxin, Ketek and Tenormin.
Generic for Advair Diskus* Safety & Precautions:
- Use this medicine only during a severe asthma attack
- Do not use this
medicine if your asthma attack has already started
- Although this medicine decreases the number of asthma episodes, it may increase the chances of
a severe asthma attack when they do occur
Generic for Advair Diskus* Storage:
Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Keep Generic for Advair Diskus* out of the reach of children.