Symbicort Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved July 21st, 2006)
- Brand name: Symbicort
- Generic name: budesonide and formoterol
- Dosage form: Inhaler
- Company: AstraZeneca
- Treatment for: Asthma, Maintenance, COPD, Maintenance
Symbicort (budesonide and formoterol) is a combination of a corticosteroid and a long-acting bronchodilator indicated for the long-term maintenance treatment of asthma and the maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Symbicort
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