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 (Eklira Genuair)Aminophylline (Phyllocontin Continus)
Atovaquone for pneumocystis pneumonia (Wellvone)Bambuterol tablets (Bambec)
Beclometasone inhalerBudesonide inhaler
Carbocisteine (Mucodyne)Ciclesonide inhaler
Cinnarizine - an antihistamineColistimethate sodium for infection (Colobreathe, Colomycin, Promixin)
Erdosteine capsules (Erdotin)Ethambutol for tuberculosis
Fluticasone inhaler (Flixotide)Formoterol
Glycopyrronium (Seebri Breezhaler)Indacaterol
Ipratropium - a bronchodilator (Atrovent; Respontin)Levocetirizine
Mometasone inhalerMontelukast for asthma
Nedocromil inhaler (Tilade)Salbutamol inhaler
Salmeterol inhaler (Serevent, Neovent)Sodium cromoglicate inhaler (Intal)
Terbutaline inhaler and nebuliserTerbutaline tablets and syrup
TheophyllineTiotropium - a bronchodilator