Pulmicort Turbohaler 100

Active ingredients: Budesonide

Product name and form

Pulmicort Turbohaler 100.

Pharmaceutical Form

Breath-actuated metered dose powder inhaler.

Qualitative and quantitative composition

Budesonide 100 micrograms/actuation.

There are no inactive ingredients.

Active Ingredient

Budesonide is a glucocorticosteroid with a high local anti-inflammatory effect. At doses clinically equivalent to systemically acting glucocorticosteroids, budesonide gives significantly less HPA axis suppression and has a lower impact on inflammatory markers.

List of Excipients

Pulmicort Turbohaler contains only active drug, budesonide. There are no propellants, lubricants, preservatives, carrier substances or other additives.

Pack sizes and marketing

Polyethylene container consisting of a cover screwed onto a bottom plate. Inside this is the inhaler with its main parts: a mouthpiece, a dosing mechanism and a substance store.

The device also contains a desiccant.

100 micrograms/actuation. 200 actuations.

Marketing Authorization Holder
Authorization Dates

AstraZeneca UK Ltd
600 Capability Green
Luton, LU1 3LU

18th June 2002

Marketing authorization number:

PL 17901/0162


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