Trelegy Ellipta (fluticasone/umeclidinium/vilanterol) is used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is less popular than other comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Trelegy Ellipta.
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Trelegy 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. Do not use this medicine more than once every 24 hours.
NEVER use this medicine for an acute COPD attack. You should use your short-acting rescue inhalers for this purpose. If your symptoms get worse or if you need your short-acting inhalers more often, call your doctor right away.
If you are going to have surgery tell your doctor or health care professional that you are using this medicine. Try not to come in contact with people with the chicken pox or measles. If you do, call your doctor.
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
- chest pain
- eye pain
- fast, irregular heartbeat
- feeling faint or lightheaded, falls
- fever or chills
- nausea, vomiting
- trouble passing urine or change in the amount of urine
- unusually weak or tired
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report these to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
What may interact with this drug?
Do not take this medicine with any of the following medications:
- MAOIs like Carbex, Eldepryl, Marplan, Nardil, and Parnate
This medicine may also interact with the following medications:
- antihistamines for allergy
- antiviral medicines for HIV or AIDS
- beta-blockers like metoprolol and propranolol
- certain antibiotics like clarithromycin and telithromycin
- certain medicines for bladder problems like oxybutynin, tolterodine
- certain medicines for depression, anxiety, or psychotic disturbances
- certain medicines for fungal infections like ketoconazole, itraconazole, posaconazole, voriconazole
- certain medicines for Parkinson's disease like benztropine, trihexyphenidyl
- certain medicines for stomach problems like dicyclomine, hyoscyamine
- certain medicines for travel sickness like scopolamine
- medicines for colds
- other medicines for breathing problems
- other medicines that prolong the QT interval (cause an abnormal heart rhythm)