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My insurance will no longer cover Spiriva or Pro-Air after the first of the year. The alternatives to choose from will be Incruse Ellipta and for rescue..Ventolin or Xopenex. Anyone here using these at all?? Looking forward to your replies.... Thanks !!
I've tried just about every medicine they have for COPD and the only one that works is Spariva. But as of the first of the year, Medicare stopped paying, so my Dr put me on Breo, which was about as… read more
I use Pro Air and it works ok...........this past January a generic version became available though I have not yet tried it. I will though when my current supply runs out. It's suppose to be much… read more
I have a Ventolin inhaler but I am not sure when to use it. Sometimes I do go into a very dry heavy cough where I can't get air in or out. Is that when I would try to take a puff of this stuff? How do you take a inhaler when you are in a coughing fit? When I'm having one of these coughing spells my granddaughter says "Gramma don't cough around me, your going to make me sick". I tell her I am not passing an illness to her, I am just coughing because I can't get the air out.....don't know how… read more
I have used Ventolin for about 4 years now. I started on Serevent evohaler 2 months ago. This has reduced my use of Ventolin but I seem to be getting more mucus my lungs now. Could the Serevent be responsible? Also my dormant arthritis has suddenly become inflamed. Is this just coincidence? Thank you for your help
Thank you. My body doesn't seem to like the Serevent much. My lungs feel sore after using it and I have a struggle breathing properly for about 3 hours after taking it. Then all returns to normal… read more
Good morning, Every morning n sometimes during the night I cough n cough ( it's seems like hours) I can't breathe right until this cough settles down,anyone else go thru this?? Ppl actually get mad at me (family) cuz it's so disruptive for everyone.. ppl in the public look at me like I'm a virus
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