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I am on oxygen 24/7. I have severe COPD. What is the best

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I am on oxygen 24/7. I have severe COPD. What is the best inhaler to use?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Yes, I see a pulmonologist and am on Symbicort and Spirit Respimat and have Pro Air as a rescue inhaler.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I recently went off 30mg once daily of Amitriptilene. I takepropananol and primidone for tremors. I am on lithium for manic depression
JA: How long have you been feeling this way? Have you reached out to anyone about this yet?
Customer: Feeling what way? I just want to know what is the best inhaler for my COPD and oxygen.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 months ago.

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