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