Trelegy is a combination of three medications. It is made up of fluticasone, umeclidinium and vilanterol. Fluticasone belongs to corticosteroids, which can suppress inflammation in the airways. Umeclidinium can inhibit muscarinic receptors to relax the smooth muscle in the airway. Vilanterol acts on beta-2 receptors to relax smooth muscles in the airway. Therefore, the combination is used to treat asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
The combination is available as a dry powder inhaler named Ellipta.
Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Adult and Elderly
One inhalation to be taken once daily.
Common dosing schedule:
This schedule is for reference only, adjustments may be made according to individual needs.
Some common medications Trelegy may interact with:
Trelegy may interact with many other medications. Please notify your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking the above medication, dosage adjustments might be needed.
In Hong Kong, Trelegy is a prescription only medicine, and requires a prescription from a doctor to be purchased in a pharmacy. It can also be obtained from doctors. To find a pharmacy near you, refer to the list of pharmacies (“Authorized Sellers of Poisons”) from the Hong Kong Department of Health.
For more information about drug names and ingredients, you can visit Hong Kong’s Drug Office at https://www.drugoffice.gov.hk
Need more information?
For detailed information about the use of Trelegy in children, pregnancy and breastfeeding, and for questions about drug interactions, please check with your pharmacist or doctor.
Disclaimer: our goal is to provide you with the most relevant drug information and common dosage for Hong Kong. This information does not constitute medical advice. For specific treatment recommendations and advice, always discuss with your doctor or pharmacist, and follow the instructions included with your specific medicine.
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