Advair Diskus Side Effects

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  1. link Mother35
    Advair Diskus hair loss, tooth enamel, breathing exercises, dietary changes, sense of smell
    My son is just seven year old. He uses advair and he has experienced hair loss. Does somebody experience the same?
    Mother35- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Advair Diskus
  2. link Mother35
    I have not try that new medicine. However, I can tell you for sure that advair had very destructive consequences for my son. If I were you I honestly would look into alternatives.
    Mother35- over a year ago
  3. link Mother35
    Same happened to my son, he lost his hair ...and after I read about it I stopped all medications (singular and advair), I was sooooo scared; but he was fine using just the albuterol. Now, he is almost ten and it had been more than a year since he had - 47% more...
    Mother35- over a year ago
  4. link Lucom No
    My son also is seven year old. He uses advair and singulair and he experienced Severe hair loss. He Look like bold on front and side off his had Does somebody experience the same?
    Lucom No- over a year ago
  5. link Distrought_11
    Our 8 year old son has and is loosig his hair dramatically. I am fearful he will be completely bald within only one month of using Advair diaskus. He has also complained of his throat hurting and he is extremely hoarse when he talks. I sincerely hope - 76% more...
    Distrought_11- over a year ago
  6. link Grannylala
    Advair Diskus baritone voice, lots of hair, advair, church choir, sense of smell
    I'm interested in hearing from people who have experienced loss of smell while taking Advair. I'd never associated my 2 year loss of smell (can still taste salt, bitter, sweet, sour), with Advair! I just thought it was because of my sinus problems ge - 24% more...
    Grannylala- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Advair Diskus
  7. link Sashashouse
    I took one dosing of Advair back in July 2010 and it's now Feb 2012 and I still can't smell. I even had surgery in May 2011 to try to restore my sense of smell and it did not help. Anyone ever regain their sense of smell & how long did it take af - 8% more...
    Sashashouse- over a year ago
  8. link Tweeky115
    hey, I have not been able to smell or taste anything (only salt, bitter, sweet and sour) for 3 months now, which is right about the time I started using Advair. I stopped taking it a few days ago, and have yet to taste or smell anything. Does anyone - 21% more...
    Tweeky115- over a year ago
  9. link Oldmanriver
    Advair Diskus hair loss, asthma medications, advair, inhaler, clumps
    I have been on advair for 1 year and it has helped get me off the rescue inhaler but around 3 weeks ago my hair started falling out in clumps. After every shower i have to clean the drain. Advair is the only medication that i take. Will it grow back - 29% more...
    Oldmanriver- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Advair Diskus
  10. link Asthma73
    I have been taking Advair for over a year. I have noticed my hair thinning but I was not shockingly loosing hair until recently. Has anyone had their hair grow back after discontinuing Advair usage? Will my hair grow back? My side effects to Advair a - 39% more...
    Asthma73- over a year ago
  11. link Kristinb
    Side effects I have experienced while using Advair..
    I have used Advair for maybe 2 yrs or so maybe more,, I have hypothyroid, recently, as of Thanksgiving Day 2010, I have lost my voice,,I have been to 3 ENT and they have said that Advair can is known for loss of voice, My vocal cords are now turning - 58% more...
    Kristinb- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Advair Diskus
  12. link Jenthorson
    I too have hypothyroid (Hashimoto's) and had been taking Advair 250/50 for over a year (and the lower dose Advair for at least a year or more prior). Back in March 2011 I began having laryngitis issues and had them off and on from March to August whe - 58% more...
    Jenthorson- over a year ago
  13. link Nayyer
    Advair 250 Diskus
    On March 31, 2010, I bought advair. Within one week, I am feeling hoarseness and unable to express myself, while talking with people. Plese do nt use this medicine.
    Nayyer- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Advair Diskus
  14. link Angela24
    I have been using Advair 250 for about 9 years. If it were not for this medicine I would not be able to breathe. Sometimes, due to my asthma, I have had to bump up to 500 but not for long. The only problem I ever had was sores on my tongue. After doi - 9% more...
    Angela24- over a year ago
  15. link Johnbelli
    Advair Diskus asthma sufferers, cause of asthma, actual condition, hyperventilation, bronchodilator
    ASTHMA SUFFERERS (like I was), I'd like to share my experience of HOW I SUCCEEDED GETTING OFF ADVAIR and getting rid of my (first mild, then severe) asthma. PRIOR WARNING : - NEVER STOP YOUR MEDICATION WITHOUT YOUR DOCTOR TELLING YOU THAT YOU CAN STO - 98% more...
    Johnbelli- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Advair Diskus
  16. link Jkm
    I've been on Advair for at least 8 years now and have never had a problem with it, so these postings are all frightening and shocking to me. I don't doubt the validity of anyone here, but I personally have no issues w/advair. no side effects, no prob - 72% more...
    Jkm- over a year ago
  17. link Buteykolearning
    Dianescat, Perhaps you may be open to look at Buteyko again. I do recommend you work with a trained Buteyko Educator. Please know that practicing Buteyko will not get you off your meds, especially at your level quickly. It will be a slow cautious pro - 69% more...
    Buteykolearning- over a year ago
  18. link Dianescat
    okay, I looked at Buteyko, but it isn't really going to work for me, when my bronchials are totally blocked. I got off of advair and went back on 300mg theophylline twice a day. Plus albuterol as needed plus back on Singulair. Plus continue with Alle - 48% more...
    Dianescat- over a year ago
  19. link Geeegee
    just taper off with your doc's help, or, get a new doc.
    Geeegee- over a year ago
  20. link Kbrassfield
    Advair Diskus spirivia, vivid dreams, bad dreams, singulair, advair
    Was on Advair for over 10 years. Two years ago I started having issues taking a deep breath without pain, blurred vision at times, headaches, bad vivid dreams and palpitations. My asthma doc said my asthma was under control, so he sent me to a cardio - 77% more...
    Kbrassfield- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Advair Diskus
  21. link Beth0810
    Kbrassfield, are you still doing okay? Did you go off your Advair cold turkey or did you wean off of it? I have been on it for about as long as you were, and want to stop. I'm taking it only once a day, then I will go to every other day. Did you go d - 17% more...
    Beth0810- over a year ago
  22. link Minweiwang
    I am 54, just start(1 month) trying to be on Advair, seems like wonder drug for me so far, breath better, deep, not whizzing, However I do feel tiresome, tend to keep on sleeping if I can but often with 'Unpleasant dream', I wouldn't say it is nightm - 68% more...
    Minweiwang- over a year ago
  23. link Dede00
    Advair and Migranes
    I used Advair for less than a month and have since had migrains that are debilitating! My vision is messed up! I was much better off taking my inhaler for 2 to 3 times a day! Please people, stay away from this drug!
    Dede00- over a year ago - in Advair Diskus
  24. link Micakb
    Advair Diskus albuteral inhaler, miracle pill, singulair, prednisone, housecleaning
    I am a 44 year old women that has been dealing with asthma almost my entire life on and off.But I started a new job(housecleaning)and I believe it started up my asthma.So after having to use my albuteral inhaler a couple times a day,I decided to see - 81% more...
    Micakb- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Advair Diskus
  25. link Geeegee
    albuterol inhaler a few puffs a day as needed...works fine....
    Geeegee- over a year ago
  26. link Joloflake
    Advair Diskus respitory infection, stupid reasons, loose weight, my wife and kids, prednisone
    I was a healthy x-athlete that played college football that had previously had asthma when I was young but had gone away in my teens and 20's. When I was 28 I came down with a respiratory infection and the doctor gave me prednisone and an antibiotic. - 78% more...
    Joloflake- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Advair Diskus
  27. link Geeegee
    Up to now I had my asthma under control with albuterol inhaler as needed....usually not needed...and theophylline which was fine....or a mini vaporizer with a bronchodilator... most of the time I was fine...for decades! With ADVAIR in two weeks I dev - 61% more...
    Geeegee- over a year ago
  28. link Geeegee
    get off this poison any way you can!
    Geeegee- over a year ago
  29. link Geeegee
    lost eyesight
    I am absolutely going off this terrible med! Lost eyesight...3 progressively worse prescriptions in just 2 weeks! I have been a nurse for 35 years and this med is dangerous, in my opinion. Trust your own body.
    Geeegee- over a year ago - in Advair Diskus
  30. link Sickofbeingsick8
    Advair Diskus tonsil infection, asthma symptoms, mood swings, throat infection, cold turkey
    I'm very happy to have found this forum! I've had asthma for 25 years now. I was given Advair 250/50 when my Dr. noted that I'd been using my rescue inhaler way too much, about 5-7 times/day. That was 5 years ago. My asthma symptoms were immediately - 82% more...
    Sickofbeingsick8- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Advair Diskus
  31. link Geeegee
    Well, seems to me people were doing fine with breathing treatments and albuterol...I was even happy with my theophylline. I used to have a mini breathing maching that vaporized a bronchodilator....and, if you are in California and feeling adventurous - 66% more...
    Geeegee- over a year ago
  32. link Clschne
    Advair Diskus advair 250, eyesight, dizziness, nt, sinusitus
    I have been on advair 250/50 for about a year and a half. II am 48 years old. I cannot believe how many side effects i have had and did'nt even realize it. I have had alot of problems with my eyesight since I have been on this medication but did'nt r - 68% more...
    Clschne- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Advair Diskus
  33. link Geeegee
    Just started taking Advair and I am suffering a dramatic loss of eyesight in both eyes. I have stopped taking it and will see my doctor Friday. This is a terrible drug.
    Geeegee- over a year ago
  34. link Sadhedgie45
    Advair Diskus inhalers, advair, asthma, sick and tired, broncitis
    I am a 46 year old female and have had asthma all my life,medication,shots,inhalers.The past year it got very bad and I was going through inhalers almost weekly. My doctor put me on advair in may of this year.I was so happy it really helped my asthma - 79% more...
    Sadhedgie45- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Advair Diskus
  35. link Faenwyn
    Wow! I was so lucky to find this. I have been going back and forth to the doctor and she kept trying to poke me full of anti-depressants for months... 3 different rounds of the stupid things with me telling her over and over that I am not depressed!! - 64% more...
    Faenwyn- over a year ago