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Combo Therapy may Be Highly Beneficial in Asthma Control
...reatment, versus its monocomponents (budesonide or formoterol
or placebo). SYMBICORT is a recently approved, c...160/4.5 micrograms (mcg); budesonide pMDI 160 mcg; formoterol
via dry-powder inhaler (DPI) 4.5 mcg; budesonide pMDI 160 mcg + formoterol
DPI 4.5 mcg in separate i...
New Data Shows Significant Asthma Control With Symbicort
...YMBICORT and the other treatment groups containing formoterol
had a faster bronchodilatory response than budesonide or placebo. The combined study results, involving patients with mild-to-severe persistent asthma who previously required treatment with inhaled corticosteroids (ICS), were presented at the annual ...
COPD Patients Using Beta-agonist Inhalers Are at Risk
...y inhaled beta-agonists (metaproterenol [Alupent], formoterol
[Foradil], salmeterol [Serevent, Advair] and albuterol [Proventil, Ventolin, Volmax and others]) increased the risk of respiratory death more than twofold, compared with a placebo. Yet only 5 percent of all prescriptions for COPD are anticholinergi...
Addition Of Budesonide To Formoterol Reduces Risk Of Mortality
...D patients treated with budesonide added to either formoterol
(Symbicort, AstraZeneca) and/or a short acting br...mortality// compared to patients treated with only formoterol
and/or terbutaline Important new data from the analysis of combined data from the two pivotal Symb...
Inhaler Linked To Asthma Deaths
...asthma inhalers containing the drugs salmeterol or formoterol
//. According to researchers from Cornell and Sta...event and Advair, both made by GlaxoSmithKline) or formoterol
(trade name Foradil, made by Novartis Pharmaceuticals) were 3.5 times more likely to die from asthma...