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Formoterol fumarate is a long-acting beta-agonist (LABA).
21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that, for the treatment of COPD, physicians in Brazil and Mexico manage to follow clinical guidelines and commonly prescribe long-acting beta-agonist (LABA)- and long-acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA)- containing regimens, although they do so within current severe cost/coverage constraints.
19), we reviewed two studies that suggested short-acting beta-agonists used for the treatment of asthma were associated with an increased risk of oral clefts and that long-acting beta-agonists might be associated with an increased risk of cardiac anomalies (Hum.
Flutiform comprises a combination of a corticosteroid and a long-acting beta-agonist, which is similar to GlaxoSmithKline''s Advair.
Mike Ward of Ambrian Partners said the approval bar for new drugs containing a long-acting beta-agonist (LABA), like Advair, had also effectively been raised by a recent furor over LABA safety.
A new study has found the addition of long-acting beta-agonist therapy to be the most effective of three step-up, or supplemental, treatments for children whose asthma is not well controlled on low doses of inhaled corticosteroids alone.
Fluticasone propionate/salmeterol (Advair) is a combination product of the corticosteroid fluticasone with the long-acting beta-agonist bronchodilator salmeterol.
Long-acting beta-agonists and inhaled corticosteroids have been used to treat chronic obstructive airways disease (COPD) for some time.