Spiriva vs Proventil

Spiriva vs Proventil

What to choose Spiriva or Proventil

Spiriva is inhaler of type Control while Proventil is of Rescue type. Spiriva and Proventil are both brand inhalers. Spiriva is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim, while Proventil is manufactured by Merck & Co. The main substance of Spiriva is Tiotropium. The available dosage for Spiriva is 9 mcg. The main substance of Proventil is Albuterol. The available dosage for Proventil is 120 mcg.

The average price for Spiriva is roughly $423 per inhaler while actual price for Proventil is approximately $90 per inhaler, said Van Nelson, a Professor at the Boston University and a Medical Assistant at a clinic that uses Spiriva and Proventil.

Spiriva and Proventil Comparison

Proventil vs Spiriva
Spiriva Proventil
Type: Control Rescue
Manufacturer: Boehringer Ingelheim Merck & Co.
Substance: Tiotropium Albuterol
Dosage: 9 mcg 120 mcg
Avg Price: $423 $90