Atrovent vs Qvar

Atrovent vs Qvar

What to choose Atrovent or Qvar

Atrovent is inhaler of type Rescue while Qvar is of Control type. Atrovent and Qvar are both brand inhalers. Atrovent is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim, while Qvar is manufactured by Teva. The main substance of Atrovent is Ipratropium. The available dosage for Atrovent is 21 mcg. The main substance of Qvar is Beclomethasone. The available dosages for Qvar are 40 mcg, 80 mcg.

The average cost for Atrovent is approximately $365 per inhaler while actual cost for Qvar is roughly $276 per inhaler, said Creed Perez, an Associate Professor at the Carnegie Mellon University and a Medical Director at a clinic that uses Atrovent and Qvar.

Atrovent and Qvar Comparison

Qvar vs Atrovent
Atrovent Qvar
Type: Rescue Control
Manufacturer: Boehringer Ingelheim Teva
Substance: Ipratropium Beclomethasone
Dosage: 21 mcg 40 mcg, 80 mcg
Avg Price: $365 $276