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Asthma and COPD Preparations and Compatible Devices

Bronchodilators and anti-inflammatories: formulations and compatible devices.

A Guide to Asthma and COPD Preparations and Compatible Devices

BRONCHODILATORS
GenericBrandTabletsSR_TabletsSR_Capsulesoral_solutionInjectionNebuliser_SolutionBAI_with_integral_drugBAI_device_and_drugMDI_aloneSeparate_Spacer
Anticholinergics - Short-acting
Ipratropium Atrovent MDI a,b
Ipratropium
Steri-Neb
Respontin
Anticholinergics - Long-acting
Aclidinium Eklira Genuair
Glycopyrronium Seebri Breezhaler Inhaler & Caps
Tiotropium Spiriva

HandiHaler, Respimat

Beta2-Agonists - Short-acting
Salbutamol Airomir Autohaler MDI a,b
Asmasal Clickhaler
Easyhaler
Salbutamol
Easyhaler
Pulvinal
Salbutamol
Pulvinal
Inhaler
Salamol Easi-
Breathe

MDI

a
Salbulin Novolizer Novolizer
Ventmax SR
Ventolin Accuhaler Evohaler a,b,c
Terbutaline Bricanyl Turbohaler
Beta2-Agonists - Long-acting
Bambuterol Bambec
Formoterol Atimos
Modulite
MDI a
Easyhaler Formoterol Easyhaler
Foradil Inhaler
& Caps
Oxis Turbohaler
Indacaterol Onbrez Breezhaler Inhaler & Caps
Olodaterol Striverdi Respimat
Salmeterol Serevent Accuhaler Evohaler a,b,c
Vertine MDI c
Sympathomimetics
Ephedrine CAM
Xanthines
Aminophylline Phyllocontin
Continus
Theophylline Nuelin SA
Slo-Phyllin
Uniphyllin
Continus
ANTI-INFLAMMATORIES
Generic
Brand
Tablets SR_Tablets SR_Capsules oral_solution Injection Nebuliser_Solution BAI_with_integral_drug BAI_device_and_drug MDI_alone Separate_Spacer
Corticosteroids
Beclometasone Asmabec Clickhaler
Clenil
Modulite
MDI a,c
Easyhaler
Beclometasone

Easyhaler
Pulvinal Beclometasone
Pulvinal
Qvar Autohaler,
Easi-
Breathe
MDI a,b
Budesonide Budelin Novolizer
Novolizer
Easyhaler Budesonide Easyhaler
Pulmicort Turbohaler
Ciclesonide Alvesco MDI a,b
Fluticasone Flixotide Accuhaler Evohaler a,b,c
Mometasone Asmanex Twisthaler
Leukotriene Antagonists
Montelukast Singulair
Zafirlukast Accolate
Non-Steroidal
Nedocromil Tilade MDI a
Sodium cromoglicate Intal MDI a
PDE4 Inhibitors
Roflumilast Daxas
COMBINATION PREPARATIONS
Generic
Brand
Tablets SR_Tablets SR_Capsules oral_solution Injection Nebuliser_Solution BAI_with_integral_drug BAI_device_and_drug MDI_alone Separate_Spacer

Formoterol/
Beclometasone

Fostair MDI a,b
Formoterol/
Budesonide
Symbicort Turbohaler
Formoterol/Fluticasone Flutiform MDI a,b
Salbutamol/
Ipratropium
Combivent
Salmeterol/
Fluticasone
Seretide Accuhaler Evohaler a,b,c
Vilanterol/
Fluticasone
Relvar Ellipta Ellipta    
Vilanterol/
Umeclidinium
Anoro Ellipta Ellipta    

Note: All inhalers shown are CFC-free

*BAI = Breath-Actuated Inhaler
**MDI = Metered Dose Inhaler
† Singulair Granules also available.
Spacers - wash weekly, do NOT wipe dry. Replace every six to 12 months.

a = A2A Spacer, Able Spacer, Compact Space Chamber Plus, Fisio Chamber Vision, Flo-Tone MDI, Optichamber Diamond, Pocket Chamber, Space Chamber Plus and Vortex
b = Aerochamber Plus
c = Volumatic


 

KEYWORDS: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease | Nebules | Nebuliser solution

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