How does Qvar RediHaler work?
QVAR RediHaler is breath actuated.
This means that when you breathe in, the inhaler releases the medicine.
QVAR RediHaler helps you use your inhaler more efficiently because all you have to use is your breath, there is no priming and no canister to press.
What is difference between Qvar and Qvar RediHaler?
QVAR RediHaler contains the same active ingredient as QVAR and comes in the same doses (40 and 80 mcg). QVAR RediHaler uses a breath actuated metered dose inhaler, eliminating the need for hand breath coordination during inhalation. QVAR RediHaler is in stock at pharmacies now.
How often do you use Qvar RediHaler?
Inhale this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor, usually 2 times a day. The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. Do not use a spacer device with this medication. You do not need to prime or shake this inhaler before use.
Why do you have to rinse your mouth after using Qvar?
Rinse your mouth with water without swallowing after using QVAR to help prevent an infection in your mouth or throat. Worsening asthma or sudden asthma attacks. This potentially life-threatening condition can happen when you stop taking oral corticosteroid medicines and start using QVAR.