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Any side effects from Advair & Spiriva taken together
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Any side effects from Advair & Spiriva taken together

My physician has prescribed both Advair 50/250 and Spiriva, along with Pro Air p4-6h prn and nebulizer treatment (Albuterol) q4-6h prn. I am still having problems breathing. Is it okay to take these all at the same time?  Will there be any side effects?  
Age
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65
Sex
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Female
Weight
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160
Current Medications
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Advair 50/250, Spiriva, Pro Air q4 to 6h prn, Albuterol Sulfate Inhalation Solution q4 to 6 h prn, Premarin 0.625mg, Synthroid 100 mcg, Luvox 250mg qd, Hydrochlorothiazide 50mg, Amlodipine Besylate, Aspirin 81mg, BComplex, D3, Esther C 500mg, COQ10 300 mg, Flaxseed Oil, Omega 3
Drug Allergies
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Ambien
Medical Conditions
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COPD (Emphysema), hypo-thyroid
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It is ok to use all 3 of the medications mentioned. Although rare, albuterol and Advair can cause adverse cardiovascular effects such as hypertension, angina, palpitations, sinus tachycardia, or arrhythmias. Only take these as directed, do not take it more often than instructed by your physician.
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Thank you for responding. I need clarification on one point. When you say Advair and Albuterol can cause adverse cardiovascular effects, do you mean both of them can cause adverse effects (either/or) or the two used together can cause adverse effects?
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