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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
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Primary Drug Name: Spiriva (Spiriva)
Generic name: Tiotropium bromide

What is Spiriva Asthma Medication?

Spiriva (tiotropium bromide inhalation powder) is indicated for the long-term, once-daily, maintenance treatment of bronchospasm associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema.

Each capsule contains 22.5 microgram tiotropium bromide monohydrate equivalent to 18 microgram tiotropium. The delivered dose (the dose that leaves the mouthpiece of the HandiHaler device) is 10 microgram.

Spiriva consists of a dry powder for inhalation. The active ingreidiant in Spiriva is tiotropium bromide 18mcg intended for oral inhalation using the Handihaler Device. The dry powder or capsule is not intended for oral consumption.

The dry powder is delivered from the Handihaler device at a rate of 20L/min.
The capsules are light green hard capsules, containing a white or yellowish white powder, with product code and company logo printed on the capsule.

The typical shelf life of Spiriva is 18 months. However, the typical shelf life of an opened capsule is 9 days.

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