What is Fostair® pMDI?
Fostair comes in an inhaler known as a pressurised metered dose inhaler (pMDI). This type of inhaler may be familiar to you. Watch a demonstration video on how to use the inhaler here.
Your inhaler contains two medications:
- Beclometasone, a corticosteroid, that helps to reduce swelling and inflammation in your lungs
- Formoterol, a long-acting bronchodilator, that helps to open up the airways to help make breathing easier
This website has been provided by Chiesi Limited to support patients, and carers of patients, prescribed Chiesi respiratory products. If you have not been prescribed Fostair pMDI and are looking for information on another Chiesi respiratory product please visit our homepage.
Reporting of side effects: If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in the package leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.