At Canada Pharmacy Depot, we understand that purchasing brand name Advair Diskus or Generic Advair can be costly. We are happy to provide a lower cost alternative to your local pharmacy. When purchasing Advair Diskus from us, you should be aware that we offer the brand name from various countries. We have options from Canada, UK, and Turkey at different prices. All ship from certified and licensed Canadian Pharmacy or fulfillment centers. If you have specific questions or requirements that you dont find on our website, simply call us. We are available and open 7 days/week.
Many customers are surprised to find out that we have a generic alternative to brand name Advair Diskus. This alternative is sometimes known as the Seretide Diskus. Also, depending on the current availability, the generic may be provided in the form of a Rotahaler. If you would like to know more, please watch the video on our Rotahaler's page. While this may be a different inhaler than you may be accustomed to, Rotahalers are widely used across the world.
This product is used to control and prevent symptoms caused by asthma such as wheezing or coughing. It is also used to treat a number of other conditions including lung disease, COPD, bronchitis and others. Advair is a combination drug composed of fluticasone and salmeterol. Fluticasone works by reducing swelling and irritation while Salmeterol opens the airways to make breathing easier.
Depending on whether you are using Advair Diskus or Generic Advair, the asthma inhaler should be used in either a level, flat position or in a vertical position. Before every use you should shake your inhaler well for 5 seconds and then inhale by mouth. Rinse your mouth with water without swallowing after every use. If your doctor has prescribed two puffs, then wait 30 seconds between them.
Read the Patient Information Leaflet and Instructions for Use provided by your pharmacist or doctor, before you start using this medication. Also review the same document on refills in case there have been some updates. Follow the illustrated directions for the proper use of this medication. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Depending on whether you bought Advair Diskus or Generic Advair, they should be used in a level, flat position or in a vertical position. Inhale this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor, usually twice daily (in the morning and evening, 12 hours apart). You may or may not taste/feel the drug when you inhale. Either is normal. Do not exhale into the device.
Shake the Advair HFA inhaler for at least 5 seconds before each time you spray.
Always use the strength prescribed for you, whether Advair Diskus 250/50mcg, 500/50mcg or 100/50mcg.
Do not take the inhaler apart or wash the mouthpiece or any part of the device. Close the device after each use.
If you are using other inhalers at the same time, wait at least 1 minute between the use of each medication, and use this drug last.
Gargle and rinse your mouth with water after each use of this medication to help prevent irritation and yeast infections. Do not swallow the rinse water.
The dosage is based on your medical condition, age, and response to treatment.
Use this medication regularly in order to get the most benefit from it. This medication works best if used at evenly spaced times. To help you remember, use it at the same times each day. Do not increase your dose, use this medication more often, or stop using it without talking with your doctor. Also, do not use other long-acting beta agonists while using this medication.
Consult your doctor for more details.
Prior to using Advair Diskus or generic Advair, tell your doctor:
Also, be aware that
Common Advair Diskus side effects may include but are not limited to:
Contact your doctor if you experience any of the following side-effects of Advair Diskus:
Q: Why is Advair Diskus prescribed?
A: Advair Diskus HFA is used as preventative and controlled medicine in those suffering from asthma or lung disease.
Q: Can you save money by buying Advair Diskus from a Canadian Pharmacy?
A: Yes, you can save up to 80% in some cases. Purchasing Advair or generic Advair from Canada is a great way to save on prescription costs. You don't need an Advair Diskus coupon to save money with Canadian Pharmacy.
Q: Is Advair Diskus a quick-relief inhaler?
A: No, Advair Diskus should not be used in times of emergency such as an asthma attack or severe COPD symptoms as it will NOT work fast enough. Ensure you know when you should be using each of your asthma medications.
Q: Should I be aware of any drug interactions with Advair?
A: Yes, you should tell your doctor of all the other medications you take to avoid any negative outcomes. Antifungal medicine and medication that treats HIV and AIDS are two known interactions.
Q: Is there a generic alternative to Advair Diskus?
A: Yes, the generic alternative of Advair Diskus (Fluticasone and Salmeterol) known as Seroflo is available. Both Advair Diskus and Advair Diskus generic are available in strengths of 100/50mcg, 250/50mcg and 500/50mcg.