Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate)

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    Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) Dosage and Side Effects

    Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) is a long-term treatment for patients experience breathing difficulties due to COPD, which is a lung disease. It may also be used to help patients with chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Anoro Ellipta contains two active ingredients: umeclidinium, which is a long-acting muscarinic antagonist and vilanterol, which is a long-acting beta agonist. The medication works to relax the muscles of the small airways of the lungs; therefore, the making it easier for air to move in and out of the airways. Currently there is no cure for COPD; however, Anoro Ellipta can help manage the symptoms of shortness of breath and wheezing.

    A prescription is required to buy Anoro Ellipta online at our reputable Canadian Pharmacy. Be sure to check out pharmacy reviews to learn more about our great customer service. Anoro Ellipta is a dry powder inhaler where each dose contains 62.5mcg of umeclidinium and 25mcg of vilanterol. One inhaler has 30 doses which generally would be a one month supply. Anoro Ellipta cost for one inhaler (30 doses) is $135 and for three inhalers (90 doses) is $270.  There currently is no Anoro Ellipta coupon available on our Rx coupon page; however, it is recommended to contact us for our current promotions for greater discounts.

    Anoro Ellipta is manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline and there is no generic medication available on the market.

    Anoro Ellipta Dose

    Take Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) as directed by your doctor. If you are unclear on how to take it, ask your pharmacist or doctor.

    A dose of Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) lasts for 24 hours and should not be taken more than once daily. It is recommended that you take this medication at the same time daily.

    Unless directed by your medical health professional, do not:

    • Stop taking Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate)
    • Take more of this medication
    • Use this medication more than once a day.

    If you suspect an overdose, contact your doctor. Symptoms of an overdose include:

    • Dry mouth
    • Shakiness
    • Headache
    • Blurred vision
    • Increased heartrate

    If you miss a dose, skip it and take it the next day at your normal time.

    Side Effects of Anoro Ellipta

    Common side effects of taking Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) include:

    • Cough
    • Headache
    • Diarrhea, stomach pain or constipation
    • Sore throat
    • Dry mouth
    • Sinus inflammation
    • Pain in arms and legs, neck or back
    • Dizziness, tiredness or overall feeling unwell
    • Swollen or painful joints
    • Common cold
    • Nausea or vomiting
    • Tremor
    • Nervousness
    • Difficulty sleeping

    Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) may cause blood test results to be abnormal. Tell your doctor before and after taking blood tests that you are being treated with Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate).

    Warnings and Precautions

    If you have experienced the following conditions, discuss taking Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) with your doctor before starting this medication:

    • High blood pressure
    • Diabetes
    • Seizures
    • Heart problems
    • Low levels of potassium in your blood
    • Eye problems
    • Thyroid problems
    • Prostate or bladder problems
    • Allergies to food or drugs

    Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) is not recommended if you are pregnant. If you become or plan to become pregnant, discuss with your doctors the risks and benefits to taking Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) before starting it.

    It is unknown if Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) is passed onto the baby through breast milk.

    Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) can cause dizziness and blurred vision, which is why you should avoid driving or operating machinery while taking this medication.

    Do not use Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate) to relive a COPD flare. Instead, use a rapid onset inhaled bronchodilator.

    Contact your doctor, if you notice the following symptoms of a worsening condition:

    • Tightness in the chest or cold symptoms
    • Unusual color and thickness of mucus
    • Frequently require rescue medication
    • Increase in breathlessness, cough, wheezing or fatigue
    • Rescue medication is not relieving symptoms

    Interactions with this Medication

    To avoid interactions with Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate), tell your doctor and pharmacist about all of the prescription and nonprescription medications you are taking. Include vitamins and herbal supplements.

    The following medications have known interactions with Anoro Ellipta (Umeclidinium Bromide/Vilanterol Trifenatate):

    • Other medications that have LABA or a short- or long-acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA) (e.g. ipratropium, tiotropium, glycopyrronium, aclidinium)
    • Medicines to decrease potassium levels in the blood
    • Ketoconazole
    • Medicines to treat depression
    • Beta-blockers
    • Anti-HIV medicines.

    The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.