Indacaterol

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6A. DRUGS FOR ASTHMA/COPD/ARDS in 6. RESPIRATORY SYSTEM
INDACATEROL
LONG-ACTING BETA-2-AGONIST | DRUG FOR COPD

Indications & Dose: CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE Inh Adult 150µg capsule inhaled OD, max 300µg/day

Contra: Asthma patients, in acutely deteriorating COPD, concomittant use with other long-acting beta2-agonists such as salmeterol/eformoterol, children < 18 yrs of age, to relieve of acute symptoms of COPD

Precautions: people who are unusually responsive to beta2-agonists, withdraw the drug if paradoxical bronchospasm occurs, CAD, acute MI, cardiac arrhythmias, hypertension

ADR: Serious: atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia, muscle spasms

DDI: Serious Steroids/Non-potassium-sparing diuretics potentiates the hypokalemic effect, Sympathomimetics potentiates the systemic beta2-adrenergic effects, Other beta2-agonists prolongs the QT interval

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