Also known as Serevent, Serevent Diskus, Serevent Accuhaler, Advair 100/50, Advair 250/50, Advair 500/50, Advair 45/21, Advair 115/21, and Advair 230/21
Salmeterol is a long-acting beta2-adrenergic receptor agonist drug that is prescribed for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD). It is available as a dry powder inhaler that releases a powdered form of the drug. Before 2008, it was also available as a metered-dose inhaler (MDI). It is still available as a MDI in the UK as of 2013Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $141.84 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed salmeterol to treat asthma, elbow pain, bursitis, and tinnitus of unknown cause.
Patients taking salmeterol most commonly experience side effects like headache, pain, and pallor.
|Pulmonary congestion (Chest Congestion)|
|High blood pressure|
|Cramps and spasms|
|Muscle cramps, contractures, or spasms|