Primatene vs Qvar

Primatene vs Qvar

What to choose Primatene or Qvar

Primatene is inhaler of type Rescue while Qvar is of Control type. Primatene and Qvar are both brand inhalers. Primatene is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, while Qvar is manufactured by Teva. The main substance of Primatene is Epinephrine. The available dosage for Primatene is 0.22 mg. The main substance of Qvar is Beclomethasone. The available dosages for Qvar are 40 mcg, 80 mcg.

The current price for Primatene is approximately Discontinued per inhaler while actual cost for Qvar is approximately $276 per inhaler, said Abel James, a Scholar at the Gallaudet University and a Medical Assistant at a clinic that uses Primatene and Qvar.

Primatene and Qvar Comparison

Qvar vs Primatene
Primatene Qvar
Type: Rescue Control
Manufacturer: Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Teva
Substance: Epinephrine Beclomethasone
Dosage: 0.22 mg 40 mcg, 80 mcg
Avg Price: $36 $276