Advair Diskus Side Effects

What are Advair Diskus side effects?

Side effects are physical, mental or emotional symptoms which occur in addition to or outside of the desired effect of a therapeutic treatment such as an over-the-counter or prescribed drug or medication. Side effects from Advair Diskus may occur at the beginning or at the end of treatment and may also depend on the length of time an individual remains on the treatment. Side effects, also known as adverse effects, are generally more likely to occur when starting treatment. Individuals may also experience side effects from Advair Diskus as a result of an interaction with other medications.

Side Effects of Advair Diskus

The side effects of Advair Diskus may vary in number and intensity for many different reasons. Factors such as age, weight, gender and ethnicity may influence the side effects of Advair Diskus. Also, an individual’s state of general physical health and seriousness of the disease or illness as well as an increase or decrease in dosage may lead to side effects. Further, side effects from Advair Diskus may also occur as a result of an interaction with certain herbal supplements, foods or drinks.

Prescription drug side effects can be serious and may cause patients to stop the treatment. However, when side effects from the use of a prescription drug, such as Advair Diskus, do occur a patient should consult their physician. A physician may prescribe an additional treatment in order to control the symptoms or an adjustment in the dosage may be made. In addition, changes to diet, exercise or other lifestyle activities may help to lessen the side effects of Advair Diskus.

By understanding side effects and the factors which may influence the occurrence of side effects patients are empowered to take an active role in their care. Patients who have specific questions about the side effects of Advair Diskus, or any other medication, should contact their physician. General information about Advair Diskus and the side effects associated with Advair Diskus are described in the following:

Common Advair Diskus Side Effects

Severe

  • bronchitis

Less Severe

  • Headache Disorder
  • oral candidiasis
  • Pharyngeal Candidiasis
  • Pharyngitis
  • Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Sinusitis
  • myalgias
  • Headache Disorder
  • cough

Less Frequent Advair Diskus Side Effects

Severe

Less Severe

  • sore throat
  • Rhinitis
  • Nasal Congestion
  • Influenza
  • Cramps
  • dizziness
  • tremors
  • tachycardia
  • palpitations
  • cough
  • Nausea
  • Nervousness
  • voice change

Rare or Very Rare Advair Diskus Side Effects

Severe

  • keratitis
  • conjunctivitis
  • hypertension
  • cardiac arrhythmia
  • Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Sinusitis
  • bronchitis
  • Asthma Exacerbation
  • Laryngismus
  • Paradoxical Bronchospasm
  • chest pain
  • angioedema
  • hypersensitivity drug reaction
  • Edema
  • stridor
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Hyperglycemia
  • seizure disorder
  • Angina
  • hypotension
  • prolonged QT interval
  • atrial fibrillation
  • Extrasystoles
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • hypercortisolism
  • aggressive behavior
  • glaucoma
  • cataracts
  • Paradoxical Bronchospasm
  • urinary tract infection
  • skin and skin structure infection
  • Urticaria
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteopenia
  • skin rash
  • Hyperglycemia
  • angioedema
  • Pneumonia
  • immunosuppression
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Hypersensitivity Angiitis
  • esophageal candidiasis
  • central serous chorioretinopathy

Less Severe

  • oral candidiasis
  • symptoms of anxiety
  • earache
  • Laryngitis
  • Toothache
  • Eczema
  • Urticaria
  • arthralgias
  • myalgias
  • Insomnia
  • Fever
  • skin rash
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Dyspepsia
  • Vomiting
  • Paresthesia
  • Fatigue
  • Malaise
  • symptoms of anxiety
  • agitation
  • Hyperkinesis
  • Ecchymosis
  • Laryngitis
  • Rhinitis
  • depression
  • Dental Discoloration
  • sore throat
  • Xerostomia
  • Pruritus of Skin
  • arthralgias
  • dizziness
  • viral infection
  • Fever
  • Fatigue
  • weight gain
  • Dyspnea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • Irritability
  • Eosinophilia
  • rhinorrhea
  • Dyspepsia
  • Muscle Rigidity
  • Dental Caries
  • Facial Edema
  • Blurred Vision