For patients on ICS monotherapy, ATECTURA® BREEZHALER® (indacaterol acetate/mometasone furoate inhalation powder) a long-acting beta2-agonist (LABA)/inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) (IND/MF) is available in three different doses: low, medium and high.*1
LABA/ICS available with 3 different ICS doses:*1
• Low-dose: ATECTURA® BREEZHALER® 125/62.5 μg (once-daily)
• Medium-dose: ATECTURA® BREEZHALER® 125/127.5 μg (once-daily)
• High-dose: ATECTURA® BREEZHALER® 125/260 μg (once-daily)
With the ﬂexibility to adjust ICS dose as needed
Conﬁrmed dose – See that the full dose has been taken1
Correct use – Low rate of critical errors*†2
Comfortable inhalation – Low airflow resistance*‡3
of patients are unable to use their inhaler properly, even with training§4
How to use the BREEZHALER® device
Watch the following video to learn how to use the BREEZHALER®.
*Contained doses: ATECTURA® BREEZHALER® low dose = IND/MF 150/80 μg (once daily); ATECTURA® BREEZHALER® medium dose = IND/MF 150/160 μg (once daily); ATECTURA® BREEZHALER® high dose = IND/MF 150/320 μg (once daily).
†In a study where 262 healthcare professionals assessed the handling of 3,393 devices used for continuous treatment of COPD in 2,935 patients. Devices assessed were BREEZHALER® (n=876), Diskus® (n=452), Handihaler® (n=598), Pressurised metered-dose inhaler (pMDI) (n=422), Respimat® (n=625) and Turbuhaler® (n=420).2
‡Compared to Ellipta® and HandiHaler®.3
§96 pharmacies collected data from 570 adult asthma patients in Australia. Of these, 348 patients were taking preventer/combination medication on a regular basis and were included. All patients who demonstrated incorrect technique at Visit 1 were trained to mastery. Of these, data was available for 238 at follow-up visit.4
Indication: ATECTURA® BREEZHALER® is indicated as a maintenance treatment of asthma in adults and adolescents 12 years of age and older not adequately controlled with inhaled corticosteroids and inhaled short-acting beta2-agonists.1
ICS, inhaled corticosteroids; IND, indacaterol; LABA, long-acting beta-agonist; MF, mometasone furoate.
- ATECTURA® BREEZHALER® Summary of Product Characteristics.
- Molimard M et al. Eur Respir J 2017;49:1601794.
- Altman P et al. BMC Pulm Med 2018;18:100.
- Azzi E et al. NPJ Prim Care Respir Med 2017;27:29.