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Breztri Aerosphere

Generic name: budesonide, glycopyrrolate, and formoterol fumarate
Dosage form: inhalation aerosol, for oral inhalation use
Drug class: Bronchodilator combinations

Medically reviewed by Judith Stewart, BPharm. Last updated on Jul 17, 2023.

What is Breztri Aerosphere?

Breztri Aerosphere combines 3 medicines, an inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) medicine (budesonide), an anticholinergic medicine (glycopyrrolate), and a long-acting beta2-adrenergic agonist (LABA) medicine (formoterol fumarate) in 1 inhaler, delivered as a propelled spray.

Who should not use Breztri Aerosphere?

Do not use Breztri Aerosphere if you are allergic to budesonide, glycopyrrolate, formoterol, or any of the other ingredients. See What are the ingredients in Breztri Aerosphere? at the end of this page for a complete list of ingredients.

Before using Breztri Aerosphere

Before using Breztri Aerosphere, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:

Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Breztri Aerosphere and certain other medicines may interact with each other. This may cause serious side effects.

Especially tell your healthcare provider if you take:

Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of them to show your healthcare provider and pharmacist each time you get a new medicine.

How should I use Breztri Aerosphere?

Read the step-by-step instructions that come with your prescription.

Breztri Aerosphere side effects

Breztri Aerosphere can cause serious side effects, including:

Common side effects include:

Tell your healthcare provider about any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.

These are not all the possible side effects. Ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist for more information.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800- FDA-1088. You may also report side effects to AstraZeneca at 1-800-236-9933.

How should I store Breztri Aerosphere?

General information about the safe and effective use of Breztri Aerosphere.

Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Patient Information leaflet. Do not use this medicine for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give it to other people, even if they have the same condition that you have. It may harm them.

You can ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist for information that is written for healthcare professionals.

What are the ingredients in Breztri Aerosphere?

Active ingredients: micronized budesonide, micronized glycopyrrolate, and micronized formoterol fumarate
Inactive ingredients: hydrofluoroalkane (HFA 134a) and porous particles (comprised of DSPC [1,2-Distearoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine] and calcium chloride)

Popular FAQ

Breztri Aerosphere inhaler is not used for the treatment of asthma or for relief of bronchospasm. It is not used to relieve sudden breathing problems and will not replace a rescue inhaler. Breztri Aerosphere is approved by the FDA for the maintenance treatment of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is not known if Breztri is safe and effective in people with asthma.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.