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03-01-02 Long Acting Anti-muscarinic Bronchodilators

Tiotropium Respimat®
Formulary
Metered Dose Inhaler (MDI)

Amber Traffic Light Simple amber for Asthma

Green Traffic Light For COPD patients in line with Leicestershire prescribing aid
Link  Leicestershire Evaluation: Tiotropium RespimatŪ in Asthma
Link  Leicestershire Guidance: LAMA Prescribing Aid For COPD
 

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Tiotropium Braltus Zonda®
Formulary

For COPD patients in line with Leicestershire prescribing aid. Not licensed for use in asthma. Please note saftey advice regarding placement of capsules in the device

Link  Leicestershire Guidance: LAMA Prescribing Aid For COPD
Link  MHRA Advice: Braltus (tiotropium): risk of inhalation of capsule if incorrectly placed
 

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Aclidinium Bromide  Eklira Genuair®
Formulary
Dry Powder inhaler (DPI)
For patients who cannot manage the tiotropium device and in patients with renal impairment (as per Leicestershire Guidance )
Link  Leicestershire Evaluation: Aclidinium bromide in COPD
Link  Leicestershire Guidance: LAMA Prescribing Aid For COPD
 

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Tiotropium Handihaler®
Restricted
For COPD patients.
Restricted ItemIn UHL restricted to initiation by respiratory physicians.

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