Spiriva vs Atrovent
What to choose Spiriva or Atrovent
Spiriva is inhaler of type Control while Atrovent is of Rescue type. Spiriva and Atrovent are both brand inhalers. Spiriva and Atrovent are both manufactured by pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim. The main substance of Spiriva is Tiotropium. The available dosage for Spiriva is 9 mcg. The main substance of Atrovent is Ipratropium. The available dosage for Atrovent is 21 mcg.
The actual price for Spiriva is roughly $423 per inhaler while actual price for Atrovent is around $365 per inhaler, said Donald Lewis, an Assistant Professor at the New Mexico Highlands University and a Physician at a clinic that uses Spiriva and Atrovent.
Spiriva and Atrovent Comparison
|Manufacturer:||Boehringer Ingelheim||Boehringer Ingelheim|
|Dosage:||9 mcg||21 mcg|