Qvar is a corticosteroid which is used in the treatment of asthma . It is capable of stopping an asthma attack once it has begun and is used to prevent asthma attacks. More specifically, Qvar is used to prevent wheezing and other breathing difficulties associated with asthma .
Qvar is inhaled through an inhaler and into the patients mouth. It is usually inhaled three to four times per day, at evenly spaced intervals. Always follow the directions on your prescription label to ensure you are taking the amount prescribed by your doctor.
When taking Qvar , users may experience some common side effects associated with this medication. Dry mouth and throat, cough and painful speech are some of the more common side effects. If you begin to experience skin rash, breathing difficulties, vision problems or a swollen face, contact your doctor immediately for assistance.
Occasionally, Qvar will be prescribed for other purposes, as suggested by your doctor.