Medicines & Drugs by category Medicines used to treat breathing problems

The leaflets in this section are authored by an experienced pharmacist. Pharmacists are experts in medicines. The medicines in this section include those used for treating problems with breathing such as asthma, hay fever and COPD. If you've ever thought "Who shouldn't take montelukast?", "How do I use my  salbutamol inhaler?", "How do I get the most from my tiotropium treatment?" or "What problems can theophylline cause?" information leaflets in this section will have answers for you.

Aclidinium inhaler (Ekilra Genuair)Aminophylline (Phyllocontin Continus)
Atovaquone for pneumocystis pneumonia (Wellvone)Bambuterol tablets (Bambec)
Beclometasone inhalerBudesonide inhaler
Carbocisteine - MucodyneCiclesonide inhaler
Cinnarizine - an antihistamineColistimethate sodium for infection - Colomycin, Promixin, Colobreathe
Erdosteine capsules - ErdotinEthambutol for tuberculosis
Fluticasone inhaler - FlixotideFormoterol
Glycopyrronium (Seebri Breezhaler)Indacaterol
Ipratropium - a bronchodilator - Atrovent; RespontinLevocetirizine
Mometasone inhalerMontelukast for asthma
Nedocromil inhaler - TiladeSalbutamol inhaler
Salmeterol inhaler (Serevent, Neovent)Sodium cromoglicate inhaler - Intal
Terbutaline inhaler and nebuliserTerbutaline tablets and syrup
TheophyllineTiotropium - a bronchodilator