Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Anoro Ellipta

Descriptions


Umeclidinium and vilanterol combination is used to treat air flow blockage in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema.

Umeclidinium and vilanterol combination should not be used for acute breathing problems or in patients with asthma.

Inhaled umeclidinium is an anticholinergic. Inhaled vilanterol is a long-acting bronchodilator. Bronchodilators are medicines that are breathed in through the mouth to open up the bronchial tubes (air passages) in the lungs.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Powder