Tag Archives: Asthma

FDA Approves Trelegy Ellipta (fluticasone furoate/umeclidinium/vilanterol) for the Treatment of Asthma

Print this page London UK 9 September 2020 — GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE/NYSE: GSK) and Innoviva, Inc. (NASDAQ: INVA) announced the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new indication for Trelegy Ellipta (fluticasone furoate / umeclidinium / vilanterol ‘FF/UMEC/VI’) for the treatment of asthma in patients aged 18 years and older adding to… Read More »

Triple therapy helps control severe asthma

Asthma affects approximately 20 million adults in the US. It is a common cause of workplace and school absenteeism, and is one of the leading causes of hospitalizations in the US. Between 5% and 10% of asthmatics have frequent, persistent symptoms despite treatment with multiple medications, and are categorized as “difficult to treat” and “severe”… Read More »

How often do you get asthma attacks

Recognizing and Treating Status Asthmaticus. You can breathe in some medicines and take other medicines as a pill. Asthma attack prevention. If you experience wheezing, coughing, chest tightness or shortness of breath at work, you may have occupational asthma. By carefully following this plan, monitoring your symptoms, and avoiding your asthma triggers, you can help… Read More »

Can you feel asthma in your back

People with asthma have symptoms when the airways are narrowed bronchospasm, swollen inflamed, or filled with mucus. Common symptoms of asthma include. Not every person with asthma has the same symptoms in the same way. You might not have all of these symptoms, or you might have different symptoms at different times. The symptoms might… Read More »