Xopenex vs Flovent

Xopenex vs Flovent

What to choose Xopenex or Flovent

Xopenex is inhaler of type Rescue while Flovent is of Control type. Xopenex and Flovent are both brand inhalers. Xopenex is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Sunovion, while Flovent is manufactured by GSK. The main substance of Xopenex is Levalbuterol. The available dosage for Xopenex is 45 mcg. The main substance of Flovent is Fluticasone. The available dosages for Flovent are 44 mcg, 110 mcg, 220 mcg.

The actual cost for Xopenex is around $256 per inhaler while actual cost for Flovent is around $198 per inhaler, said Oscar Sanders, an Adjunct Professor at the California University of Pennsylvania and a Physician at a clinic that uses Xopenex and Flovent.

Xopenex and Flovent Comparison

Flovent vs Xopenex
Xopenex Flovent
Type: Rescue Control
Manufacturer: Sunovion GSK
Substance: Levalbuterol Fluticasone
Dosage: 45 mcg 44 mcg, 110 mcg, 220 mcg
Avg Price: $256 $198