It is important that you take your asthma medication as prescribed and discard your inhalant canister as indicated on this chart. Otherwise, the remaining puffs you take may not contain sufficient medication.
|60||30 days||15 days||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|100||n/a||25 days||16 days||12 days||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|104||n/a||26 days||17 days||13 days||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|112||n/a||28 days||18 days||14 days||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|120||60 days||30 days||20 days||15 days||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|200||n/a||50 days||33 days||25 days||22 days||16 days||12 days|
|210||n/a||60 days||40 days||30 days||26 days||20 days||15 days|
|* If the Medication is taken as prescribed, the canister should be discarded as indicated above. Otherwise, the remaining puffs may not contain sufficient medication.|
Source: Expert Panel Report 2: Practical Guide for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma. National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. 1997.
Contact the Alabama Allergy & Asthma Center at 205-871-9661 to consult a physician about your inhaler.