SERIOUS ADVERSE EVENTS AND ALLERGIC REACTIONS:
Serious adverse events of Advair include:
Serious allergic reactions include:
- Adrenal suppression
- Growth suppression
- High blood pressure
- Low blood pressure
- Worsening of asthma
- High blood glucose
- Low potassium
- Cardiac arrest
- Advair Diskus is an oral inhalation powder available in three different forms containing the same amount of salmeterol, 50 mcg, but differing in the amount of fluticasone propionate.
- 100/50 provides 100 mcg of fluticasone propionate, 250/50 provides 250 mcg of fluticasone propionate, and 500/50 contains 500 mcg of fluticasone propionate per inspiration.
- Advair HFA is an oral aerosol containing 21 mcg of salmeterol combined with 45, 115, or 230 mcg fluticasone.
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