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Eformoterol

Also known as: Formoterol

Brand names: AIRBUFO (in combination) ATIMOS BEVESPI AEROSPHERE (in combination) BIRESP SPIROMAX (in combination) BREZTRI (in combination) BRIMICA (in combination) BRONCHOVENT BRONCOTERIL BROVANA DUAKLIR (in combination) DULERA (in combination) DUORESP SPIROMAX (in combination) FLUTIFORM (in combination) FORADIL FORAIR FORMODUAL (in combination) FORMOPEN FOSTER (in combination) OXEZE OXIS PERFOROMIST PULMOTON (in combination) RIARIFY (in combination) SYMBICORT (in combination) TRIMBOW (in combination) TRIXEO AEROSPHERE (in combination) TRYDONIS (in combination) ZENHALE (in combination)

Description

Formoterol is a predominantly selective β2-stimulator. Formoterol has bronchodilator activity in patients with reversible obstructive airway diseases. In humans formoterol is effective in the prophylaxis of bronchospasm induced by methacholine challenge.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Formoterol
R Respiratory system → R03 Drugs for obstructive airway diseases → R03A Adrenergics, inhalants → R03AC Selective beta-2-adrenoreceptor agonists

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