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SYMBICORT® (BUDESONIDE/FORMOTEROL FUMARATE DIHYDRATE) PRESCRIBING INFORMATION
BRICANYL® (TERBUTALINE SULFATE) PRESCRIBING INFORMATION
OXIS® (FORMOTEROL FUMARATE DIHYDRATE) PRESCRIBING INFORMATION
PULMICORT® (BUDESONIDE) PRESCRIBING INFORMATION

Please note: Symbicort (budesonide/formoterol) Turbohaler 100/6, 200/6 are licensed for Maintenance And Reliever Therapy (MART)1,2

Symbicort Turbohaler 400/12 is licensed for Maintenance Therapy only3

Improving patient and environmental outcomes in asthma care: Q&A session (Promotional content from AstraZeneca)

17 August 2022

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When individualising asthma care, patients receive their regular inhaled medication in a way that may fit more easily into their lifestyle or that they may find easier to follow. In this video, respiratory specialists Dr Sarah Elkin and Dr Vince Mak discuss the challenges and opportunities, from identifying suitable patients through to managing acute asthma exacerbations in patients.

Symbicort Turbohaler Licensed Indication

Symbicort® Turbohaler is indicated for adults, adolescents (12 years and older) and children aged 6 years and older (100/6 Turbohaler for maintenance therapy only) for the regular treatment of asthma where use of a combination (inhaled corticosteroid and long-acting β2 adrenoceptor agonists) is appropriate:

– Patients not adequately controlled with inhaled corticosteroids and “as needed” inhaled short-acting β2 adrenoceptor agonists

– Patients already adequately controlled on both inhaled corticosteroids and long-acting β2 adrenoceptor agonists

Symbicort Turbohaler 400/12 should be used as Maintenance Therapy only in adults, and adolescents 12–17 years. Lower strengths are available for the Symbicort Maintenance and Reliever Therapy regimen (100mcg/6mcg/inhalation Turbohaler, 200mcg/6mcg/inhalation Turbohaler).

References

  1. SYMBICORT (budesonide/formoterol) Turbohaler 100/6, Inhalation powder. Summary of Product Characteristics  
  2. SYMBICORT (budesonide/formoterol) Turbohaler 200/6, Inhalation powder. Summary of Product Characteristics  
  3. SYMBICORT (budesonide/formoterol) Turbohaler 400/12, Inhalation powder. Summary of Product Characteristics  

Adverse events should be reported. Reporting forms and information can be found at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard or search for MHRA Yellow Card in the Google Play or Apple App Store. Adverse events should also be reported to AstraZeneca by visiting https://contactazmedical.astrazeneca.com or by calling 0800 783 0033.

GB-38229 | August 2022
 

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