ProAir HFA (Albuterol Sulfate) Prescriptions Available Online Today

Our doctors are here to help. ProAir HFA can treat reversible obstructive airway disease, or asthma, and for those diagnosed with exercise-induced bronchospasm. Speak to one of our board-certified doctors to see if ProAir HFA is right for you.

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Can You Get ProAir HFA (Albuterol Sulfate) Online?

Yes, licensed medical doctors can prescribe ProAir HFA (Albuterol Sulfate) online after a medical evaluation.

You can speak with one of our online doctors to learn more about ProAir HFA. Book an online appointment with one of our top doctors using your phone or computer.

During your virtual visit, a physician will review your symptoms and medical history to provide a diagnosis. If the doctor determines that a patient would qualify for ProAir HFA, they can write a prescription and electronically send it to a nearby pharmacy for pickup.

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What Is ProAir HFA (Albuterol Sulfate)?

ProAir HFA is an inhaler used for the treatment of reversible obstructive airway disease, or asthma, and for those diagnosed with exercise-induced bronchospasm.

It is used to help treat shortness of breath and/or wheezing and is a fast-acting drug, also known as a rescue inhaler, to help prevent or treat the tightening of airway muscles during a bronchospasm, also known as an asthma attack.

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ProAir HFA FAQs

How Does ProAir HFA Work?

Also known as Albuterol, this inhaler is considered a bronchodilator. ProAir HFA helps open the airways and relaxes airway muscles. 

Many asthma patients are prescribed ProAir HFA to use before exercise as an asthma attack preventative.

When taken to prevent exercise-induced bronchospasm, this medication is thought to work best when used 15-30 minutes before exercise. If you are using ProAir HFA to help treat regular asthma symptoms, you will want to use it as indicated by your doctor.

The effects of this medication last about 4-6 hours.

What Are the Side Effects of ProAir HFA?

As with any medication, it’s important to speak with your doctor about potential side effects. Some of the side effects associated with ProAir HFA include: 

  • Dizziness
  • Chest pain
  • Shakiness 
  • Feeling nervous 
  • Headache 
  • Body aches
  • Cough 
  • Sore throat
  • Runny nose 
  • Stuffy nose 

If you experience any unusual symptoms upon starting ProAir HFA, contact your doctor immediately. 

What Are the Considerations for ProAir HFA?

There are some precautions that will help determine whether or not ProAir HFA will work for you and your symptoms.

This is where a detailed medical history comes into play and why it’s key to share all of the current medications and supplements you take with your doctor.

Talk to your doctor if you have a history of any of the following conditions: 

This is not a complete list of side effects.

It’s also important to tell your doctor if you take any of the following medications, as these may affect ProAir HFA. 

  • Antidepressants
  • Diuretics 
  • Any additional bronchodilators 
  • MAOI inhibitors 
  • Beta blockers
  • Digoxin 

This is not a complete list of drugs that may cause interactions with ProAir HFA, talk to your doctor about all medications and supplements you take.

Can You Get an Inhaler Without Going to the Doctor?

No, you cannot get ProAir HFA over the counter.

This is a prescription only inhaler that you must speak with a doctor about before getting a prescription.

This is important because all medications have contraindications, so discussing your medical history with a medical professional will help determine if ProAir HFA is right for you. 

Avoid any website that states that you can get ProAir HFA online without a prescription, this is illegal.

You can get ProAir HFA and other inhalers without going to the doctor by meeting with an online doctor.

How Much is ProAir Inhaler Without Insurance?

The cost of medical care and prescription medications is stressful for those who don’t have insurance or those who have high deductible insurance plans. 

If you are prescribed a ProAir HFA inhaler, the cost without insurance depends on where you live and the pharmacy. However, the average cash price is expected to be roughly $79.

If you are uninsured and paying cash, be sure to check with your pharmacy about prescription savings plans, and ask your doctor about the generic form of ProAir inhaler, which may come at a lower price. 

Is There a Generic Form of ProAir Inhaler?

The generic form of ProAir is called albuterol and comes at roughly 50% of the cost of the brand name ProAir HFA inhaler, so be sure to speak with your doctor about a generic version if you are paying cash price.

Can You Get ProAir HFA Online?

Yes, you can get a ProAir HFA prescription online by speaking with one of PlushCare’s board certified doctors right from the comfort of your own home. 

If you and your PlushCare doctor determine that ProAir HFA would make a good addition to your treatment plan, a prescription can be electronically sent to your local pharmacy for your convenience. 

Ready to speak with a world-class doctor about your asthma treatment options? Book your appointment today to speak with a doctor about ProAir HFA.

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