AANMA Announces Launch of Free Web-Based Education Program for Patients Transitioning From CFC to HFA Inhalers
FAIRFAX, Va., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Allergy & Asthma Network
Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA) announced today that a new Web-based video
geared to help people successfully manage the transition from CFC albuterol
inhalers to HFA
inhalers is now available at its Web site,
Respiratory Leaders Urge Medical Community to Educate Patients Transitioning CFC to HFA Inhalers
At Year's End, Inhalers Used by 40 Million Patients Will No Longer Be
SEATTLE, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In less than 3 months,
life-saving albuterol inhalers used by nearly 40 million patients with
respiratory disorders will no longer be sold. After December 31, 2008, it
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Teva Respiratory Supports World Asthma Day by Providing FREE QVAR(R) to Those Who Need It Most
...onated several hundred thousand units of ProAir(R) hfa
(albuterol sulfate) Inhalation Aerosol fast-relief...rket - the transition to environmentally friendly, hfa
inhalers. With the additional QVAR donation, we ca...are in North America and Europe.
ProAir (R) hfa
Living With Grief: Diversity and End-of-Life Care' National Teleconference Offered at Three Bay Area Locations
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Hospice Foundation of America Awards $25,000 to Support Grieving Children and Adolescents
...outreach to diverse populations.
"In these challenging economic times, hfa
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Asthma 'Rescue' Inhalers Are Changing
While the medications delivered through hfa
inhalers are effective, there are some significant differences between hfa
and CFC inhalers that people need to be aware of. ...riming requirements.
Inhaling. The spray from hfa
inhalers doesn't come out as forcefully, and some ...
Get the Facts on the Albuterol Inhaler Transition
... breathing exacerbations. Alternate inhalers
as a propellant are replacing CFC albuterol.
"We...e patients and medical professionals
about the new hfa
inhalers," states Nancy Sander, president and foun...). "There are critical
differences between CFC and hfa
inhalers that patients need to know in
order to us...
Ozone-Depleting Inhalers Being Phased Out
... percent of inhaler users have already switched to hfa
"These new handlers may taste and fee... the current CFC inhalers," he said. "In addition, hfa
inhalers may feel softer than CFC inhalers."
Also, patients using hfa
inhalers will have to prime and clean them to prev...
Ranbaxy Launches Once-a-day Inhaler For Asthma Patients
...ntroduced this product for the first time in India. Osonide is available in hfa
(Hydroxy fluoro Alkane: the propellant) based pressurised metered dose inha...e 160mcg and Osonide 80mcg," the company said in a statement.
Inhaler, as opposed to the conventional CFC (chloro-fluoro carbon propellan...
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