Symbicort® (budesonide/formoterol) Asthma

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Product information

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Symbicort®is a fixed dosed combination of budesonide, a corticosteroid, and formoterol, a long-acting β2-adrenoceptor agonist.

For asthma patients, Symbicort® Turbohaler is available as a 100 µg/6 µg/inhalation, a 200 µg/6 µg/inhalation and a 400 µg/12 µg/inhalation powder.

For asthma patients Symbicort® Turbohaler® 100 µg/6 µg/inhalation and a 200 µg/6 µg/inhalation powders can be prescribed as a maintenance and reliever therapy (SMART).

Symbicort® Turbohaler® 100 µg/6 µg/inhalation and a 200 µg/6 µg/inhalation  and 400 µg/12 µg/inhalation powder can also be prescribed as maintenance therapy.