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Asthma Issues Author: Staff Editor Last Updated: Jul 7, 2016 - 5:36:25 PM

Users of Last CFC Inhalers Must Soon Switch

By Staff Editor
May 28, 2013 - 11:35:17 AM

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( - The last two inhalers in the U.S. that contain ozone-damaging chloroflurocarbons (CFCs) will be taken off the market before the end of this year. People with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) who use Combivent Inhalation Aerosol and Maxair Autohaler should talk to their health care providers about a prescription for an alternative.

Read this Consumer Update to learn how to avoid the triggers that cause these diseases and to treat symptoms with alternative inhalers without CFCs.


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