Umeclidinium Coupon - Umeclidinium 30 blisters of 62.5mcg inhaler

Incruse Ellipta

UMECLIDINIUM is a bronchodilator. It helps open up the airways of your lungs. It is for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis or emphysema. Do NOT use for asthma or an acute asthma attack. Do NOT use for a COPD attack. Compare anticholinergics.
Umeclidinium Coupon - Umeclidinium 30 blisters of 62.5mcg inhaler

Insurance Coverage: Many major insurance plans no longer cover Incruse Ellipta starting in 2016. Learn More


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50+ Drugs Dropped by Insurance in 2016, Including Viagra and Qsymia

Elizabeth Davis - August 12, 2015

It’s that time again—the new lists of covered and excluded drugs on next year’s insurance plans are out, and it doesn’t look great. For many Americans with health insurance, more than 50 popular brand-name and generic drugs may no longer be covered starting in January 2016.

Express Scripts and Caremark, companies that handles pharmacy benefits for more than 200 million Americans, are removing about 20 – 30 drugs each from their national preferred formularies at the end of 2015. See More

What Are Ellipta Inhalers, and Are They Better for COPD?

The GoodRx Pharmacist - March 13, 2015

Breo Ellipta (fluticasone furoate and vilanterol), an inhalation powder used for the treatment of COPD, was the first Ellipta inhaler to become available back in 2013. Over the past two years or so, several more Ellipta options have entered the market.

Ellipta medications tend to be a bit more expensive, but some people prefer them to more traditional types of inhalers.

So, what is unique about the Ellipta device?

The Ellipta from GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is their new platform inhalation device. See More

Dry Powder Inhalers: Which One is Best for You?

Dr. Sharon Orrange - June 17, 2014

Half of patients with asthma or COPD aren’t using their inhalers properly. Inhaler mishandling has dire consequences—but inhalers are getting much better. With new ones hitting the market every month, you need to get to know them.

Does it matter if your inhaler is a Diskus, Turbohaler or Ellipta? These are all dry powder inhalers (DPIs) and they all use a dry powder formulation of an active drug. They are different than the classic metered dose inhalers like Proventil HFA or Proair HFASee More

Incruse Ellipta: New COPD Treatment Approved

The GoodRx Pharmacist - May 08, 2014

Incruse Ellipta is a newly approved inhalation powder for the long-term maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema.

It was approved by the FDA on April 30, 2014, and will be available by the end of 2014 according to the manufacturer.

What is COPD?

COPD is a disease of the lungs which makes it difficult to breathe. See More

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