Symbicort® COPD (budesonide/formoterol)

Symbicort® Turbohaler® and Symbicort® pMDI are combinations of an inhaled corticosteroid and a long-acting β2-agonist 

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and Symbicort®

Summary of efficacy and device choice

Considering Symbicort? You can now prescribe Symbicort Turbohaler* or pMDI for your COPD patients who have a history of exacerbations.1-3

Symbicort Turbohaler 100/6 is not licensed in COPD
*Turbohaler (200/6µg and 400/12µg)
**Severe exacerbations were defined as the use of oral steroids and/or antibiotics and/or hospitalisations due to respiratory symptoms.