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Does Anyone Travel With Oxygen? I Am Interested In Taking Road Trips That Would Be A Week Or More. Is This Possible When On Oxygen?

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A MyCOPDTeam Member

I have a backpack for mine which is great for walking. It doesn’t feel as heavy as having to carry it on my shoulder. It is well worth it to get one

Rescue Inhalers

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For those who use rescue inhalers (i.e. Respimat, ProAir, Ventolin...how often do you use and how does it help you?

A MyCOPDTeam Member

i am taking sea breeze once in the morning and i have a puffer of ventolin but dont use it very often im the one who suffers from not taking it i guess and i find the sea… read more

What Treatments Or Drugs Are You Taking For COPD?

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A MyCOPDTeam Member

Two nubulizer medicines,two inhalers plus’s oxygen when I’m on the move .also emergency inhaler as needed .

Does Anyone Else Have Problems With Blood Pressure Rising On ProAir And Symbicort?

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A MyCOPDTeam Member

what can you do to lower the heart rate and blood pressure? any one ? mine is just getting higher and higher !!!!

I'm On Oxygen 24/7, Use Breztri Inhaler And Generic ProAir Albuterol Sulfate Inhaler As 'rescue'. Having Lots Of Nosebleeds Lately..any Help

A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭
A MyCOPDTeam Member

Do the have you on a rescue inhaler. I was wheezing today and use it.

Has Anyone Had Problems With Hair Loss After Being On Inhalers For A Few Years...

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Has anyone else have any problems with hair loss after being on Inhalers ( Symbicort and Proair ) for several years? I am experiencing severe Hair loss and cannot figure out why....only thing that has changed for me is being diagnosed with COPD and put on Inhalers 3+ yrs ago...

A MyCOPDTeam Member

Ive been using inhalers for about 4 years. I started losing my hair dramatically in the last 6 months. I believe I menopause kicked in as well. Moreover, its frizzy no matter what. If i get it cut… read more

Does Anyone Use "rescue Inhalers" For Shortness Of Breath?

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A MyCOPDTeam Member

i was taken off off combivent years ago as it interfered with my bp etc.

Medications For Depression Anxiety

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A MyCOPDTeam Member

@A MyCOPDTeam Member - I've used diazapam (generic for Valium), 2 mg, cut in half, 2 -3 times/day, for many years. While for many it can cause depression or anxiety but for me it's the opposite… read more

Flovent

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Is anyone using Flovent along with Spriva and ProAir?

Is Inhaler The Same?

A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭

Have been using ProAir once a day and works well, now my insurance is switching me to a generic Albuterol Sulfate HFA--can anyone tell me if this will be the same as using ProAir?

A MyCOPDTeam Member

Proair is a rescue inhaler; the main ingredient is albuterol, so the generic inhaler prescribed will be basically the same. Check with your doc or pharmacist to confirm.