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albuteral inhalers aren't working any more
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pljohns posted:
I have severe uncontrolled non-allergic asthma and keep 3 different "flavors" of albuteral inhalers with me all of the time. My body is strange-sometimes Xopenex will work great, other times not at all so I hit the Provental-same with it so I fall back to Ventolin. The ventolin has started flaring up my reflux so I use it as a last resort. Here's my problem-all 3 of them arent' working great any more. I frequently have to use one, wait to see that it isn't going to have any effect AT ALL, hit another one and it has minimal effect. I absolutely don't know what's left! I don't want to have to carry a neb with me all of the time, although albuteral neb works for me every time.

The other problem is the albuteral is now causing me to have migraines. Those were under control and I only had a few over the past 2 years. Now, every time I use albuteral, I get a migraine.
Does anyone have any suggestions? I see my doc in 2 weeks so we'll see what she says.
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