Active ingredients: tiotropium
What it is used for
COPD: SPIRIVA RESPIMAT is indicated for the long term maintenance treatment of bronchospasm and dyspnoea associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). SPIRIVA RESPIMAT is indicated for the prevention of COPD exacerbations.,Asthma: SPIRIVA RESPIMAT is indicated as add-on maintenance bronchodilator treatment in patients aged 6 years and older with moderate to severe asthma.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Inhalation
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Do not Freeze
- Lifetime is 3 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Clear, colourless solution.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient tiotropium
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
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Spiriva Respimat Solution for inhalation - myDr.com.au
Spiriva Respimat Solution for inhalation - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines
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COPD: treatment and management - myDr.com.au
Although COPD cannot be cured, there are measures that can be taken that should relieve symptoms, slow progression and prevent complications.
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