Proventil vs Qvar

Proventil vs Qvar

What to choose Proventil or Qvar

Proventil is inhaler of type Rescue while Qvar is of Control type. Proventil and Qvar are both brand inhalers. Proventil is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Merck & Co., while Qvar is manufactured by Teva. The main substance of Proventil is Albuterol. The available dosage for Proventil is 120 mcg. The main substance of Qvar is Beclomethasone. The available dosages for Qvar are 40 mcg, 80 mcg.

The average cost for Proventil is approximately $90 per inhaler while average price for Qvar is roughly $276 per inhaler, said Alexis Nguyen, a Scientist at the Oregon Health Sciences University and a Surgeon at a clinic that uses Proventil and Qvar.

Proventil and Qvar Comparison

Qvar vs Proventil
Proventil Qvar
Type: Rescue Control
Manufacturer: Merck & Co. Teva
Substance: Albuterol Beclomethasone
Dosage: 120 mcg 40 mcg, 80 mcg
Avg Price: $90 $276