Symbicort

FDA approves asthma inhaler as a COPD treatment.

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

 WebMD (3/2, Hitti) reported that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) “has approved the use of Symbicort pMDI (pressurized metered-dose inhaler), which is used to treat asthma, to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).” AstraZeneca officials say that “the FDA approved Symbicort for COPD based on two clinical trials that included more than 3,600 COPD […]