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Drug Name:


Generic Name and Formulations:
Umeclidinium 62.5mcg; per inhalation; dry pwd for oral inhalation; contains lactose.


Therapeutic Use:

Indications for INCRUSE ELLIPTA:

Long-term maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in COPD, including chronic bronchitis and/or emphysema. 


Take at same time every day. 1 inhalation every 24hrs.


Not established.


Severe hypersensitivity to milk proteins.


Not indicated for relief of acute bronchospasm. Do not initiate in rapidly or acutely deteriorating COPD. Do not exceed recommended dose. Reevaluate periodically. Prescribe a short-acting, inhaled β2-agonist for acute symptoms; monitor for increased need. Discontinue if paradoxical bronchospasm (use alternatives) or hypersensitivity reactions occur. Narrow-angle glaucoma. Urinary retention. Prostatic hyperplasia. Bladder-neck obstruction. Severe hepatic impairment. Labor and delivery. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.


Additive effects with concomitant other anticholinergic-containing drugs; avoid.

Pharmacological Class:


Adverse Reactions:

Nasopharyngitis, URTI, cough, arthralgia; visual disturbances, paradoxical bronchospasm.

How Supplied:

Dry pwd inhaler—30 doses

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