Bronchodilators - Combination Inhalers

The combination of bronchodilator and corticosteroid allows for airway dilation over a prolonged period. LABA provides relief of breathlessness and chest tightness and at the same time the corticosteroid manages the inflammation.

Combination inhalers

DuoResp® inhaler


Flutiform® inhaler


Fostair® inhaler


Relvar Ellipta®

Relvar Ellipta®

Seretide® inhaler


Symbicort® inhaler


These are just a few of the combination inhalers which are available.

Drug name:

  • Budesonide and formoterol (DuoResp®).
  • Fluticasone and formoterol (Flutiform®).
  • Beclometasone and formoterol (Fostair®).
  • Fluticasone and vilanterol (Relvar Ellipta®).
  • Fluticasone and salmeterol (Seretide®).
  • Budesonide and formoterol (Symbicort®).

Side effects:

  • Sore throat or tongue.
  • Hoarse voice.
  • Oral thrush.
  • Muscle cramps.
  • Tachycardia: fast heart rate.
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