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ADVAIR helps significantly improve lung function so you can breathe better.* ADVAIR Ifyou have COPD associated with chronic bronchitis, ADVAIR 250/50 may help. ADVAIR works differently than other COPD medications. It isthe only product with an anti-inflammatory and a bronchodilator working together to help improve lung function. Talk to your doctor and find out ifADVAIR isright for you. Get your first full prescription FREE t Go to advairCOPD.com or call 1-800-768-0200. Itisnot known how anti-inflammatories work inCOPD. Important Information: ADVAIR DISKUS 250/50 isapproved for controlling symptoms and preventing wheezing inadults with COPD associated with chronic bronchitis. The benefit of using ADVAIR DISKUS for longer than 6 months has not been evaluated. You should only take 1 inhalation of ADVAIR DISKUS 250/50 twice a day, Taking higher doses will not provide additional benefits but may increase your chance of certain side effects, Lower respiratory tract infections, including pneumonia, have been reported with ADVAIR. Patients at risk for developing bone loss (osteoporosis) and some eye problems (cataracts or glaucoma) should be aware that use of inhaled corticosteroids, including ADVAIR DISKUS. may increase your risk. You should consider having regular eye exams. ADVAIR DISKUS does not replace fast-acting inhalers for acute symptoms. SMeasured by a breathing test inpeople taking ADVAIR 250/50, compared with people taking either fluticasone propionate 250 mcg or salmeterol 50 mcg. Maximum effects may take several weeks. Your results may vary. t See advairCOPD.com for eligibility rules. Please see accompanying important information about ADVAIR DISKUS 250/50. If you don't have prescription coverage and can't afford your medicines, visit pparx.org, or call 1-888-4PPA -NOW (1-888-477-2669) aGlaxoSmithKline P eripisistane (flutisone propionate 250 mcg and salmeterol 50 mc inhalation powder) Ifyou smoke and want to quit, you can learn more at way2quit.com.