Long-acting beta2-adrenergic agonists (LABA), such as formoterol the active ingredient in FORADIL AEROLIZER, increase the risk of asthma-related death.
See full prescribing information for FORADIL AEROLIZER. FORADIL AEROLIZER (formoterol fumarate inhalation powder) FOR ORAL INHALATION ONLY.
Foradil official prescribing information for healthcare professionals. Includes: indications, dosage, adverse reactions, pharmacology and more.
Every Foradil aerolizer comes with an aluminum blister pack containing 12 mcg Foradil gelatin (clear) capsules, medication guide and one aerolizer inhaler.
Foradil is indicated for the relief of reversible airways obstruction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) requiring long-term bronchodilatory therapy.
®Foradil eformoterol fumarate. Information for Patients. What you need to know about Foradil. Please read this leaflet carefully before you start to use your medicine.
Do not confuse Foradil with Fortical (calcitonin) or Toradol (ketorolac). Formoterol should be used along with an inhaled corticosteroid, not as monotherapy.
The active component of FORADIL is formoterol fumarate, a racemate. Formoterol fumarate is a selective beta2-adrenergic bronchodilator.
Foradil received FDA approval on February 16, 2001 to treat asthma.
Foradil is used together with other medicines called corticosteroids. Foradil contains the active ingredient, eformoterol fumarate dihydrate, in a capsule form.