Anoro Ellipta (umeclidinium/vilanterol) is used used to treat COPD, including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Anoro Ellipta is more popular than other anticholinergic/beta agonist combinations. There are currently no generic alternatives to Anoro Ellipta.
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Anoro Ellipta Side Effects
What should I watch for?
Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular checkups. Tell your doctor or health care professional if your symptoms do not get better.
If your symptoms get worse or if you need your short-acting inhalers more often, call your doctor right away. Do not use this medicine more than once every 24 hours.
Common and Rare Side Effects
Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.
Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:
Body aches or pain
dryness or soreness of the throat
pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
stuffy or runny nose
tender, swollen glands in the neck
tightness of the chest
Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:
Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.