Incruse Ellipta (umeclidinium) is used for COPD, including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Incruse Ellipta is slightly less popular than other anticholinergics. There are currently no generic alternatives for Incrue Ellipta.
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Incruse 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.
Side Effects to watch for
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
- allergic reactions like skin rash or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
- breathing problems right after inhaling your medicine
- changes in vision
- eye pain
- fast or irregular heartbeat
- feeling faint or lightheaded, falls
- fever or chills
- sore throat
- trouble passing urine or change in the amount of urine
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
What may interact with this drug?
- antihistamines for allergy, cough and cold
- certain medicines for bladder problems like oxybutynin, tolterodine
- certain medicines for stomach problems like dicyclomine, hyoscyamine
- certain medicines for travel sickness like scopolamine
- certain medicines for Parkinson's disease like benztropine, trihexyphenidyl