What is Eklira Genuair used for?
Eklira Genuair is a breath activated inhalation device. It contains an inhalation powder with the active ingredient aclidinium. Eklira is used as maintenance treatment for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) which includes chronic bronchitis.
It prevents and controls the wheezing, trouble breathing,wheezing and shortness of breath associated with COPD. Eklira is classified as a long term antimuscarinic drug. It works by relaxing the muscles around the airways causing the airways to open up and allowing you to breathe more easily.
Eklira Genuair Information
Always read and understand the medication guide provided with the product before you begin taking Eklira Genuair . When you buy Eklira Genuair online from Your Canada Drug Store, we always send the products in the manufacturer’s packaging.
Eklira Genuair is inhaled through the mouth twice daily in the morning and evening approximately 12 hours apart. Eklira should be used everyday to be effective. It is best when used at evenly spaced intervals at the same time each day. Follow the instructions carefully on how to correctly use the device.
Eklira does not work immediately and should not be used as a reliever when having sudden wheezing or difficulty breathing. If wheezing or sudden shortness of breath occurs use your reliever inhaler such as albuterol (salbutamol in some countries).
Store at room temperature away from children and animals when not in use. If you forget to take this, you can skip the missed dose and take the next one scheduled. Taking too much medication can lead to adverse effects.
The following drugs are known to interact with Eklira Genuair . This is not an exhaustive list of all possible drug interactions. It is important to disclose all your current medications, (including prescription medications and herbal products) with your doctor to prevent allergic reactions or adverse interactions.
- Glycopyrronium Tosylate
- Secretin Human
Eklira Genuair has known side effects. This is not a complete list and includes frequently reported adverse events. If you experience any signs and symptoms of serious side effects when taking this, talk to your doctor or seek emergency care.
Report side effects to your doctor. If you find them unmanageable call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. We also have a pharmacist that can provide counselling when you buy Eklira Genuair online.
- loss of consciousness
- ear congestion
- hives, itching, skin rash
- difficulty in passing urine (dribbling)
- puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
- burning while urinating
- trouble in swallowing
- muscle aches
- increased hunger
- Chest discomfort
- frequent urge to urinate
- difficulty with moving
- sore throat
- back pain
- bloody or cloudy urine
- lower back or side pain
- eye pain
- dry mouth
- stuffy or runny nose
- muscle cramps
- flushed, dry skin
- voice changes
- fruit-like breath odor
- tender, swollen glands in the neck
- fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
- decrease in urine volume
- loss of voice
- slow or irregular heartbeat
- dilated neck veins
- difficult, burning, or painful urination
- feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
- unusual tiredness or weakness
- unexplained weight loss
- large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or genitals
- pain, swelling, or redness in the joints
- body aches or pain
- extreme tiredness or weakness
- decrease in the frequency of urination
- sensation of spinning
- swelling of the face, fingers, feet, or lower legs
- upper stomach pain
- dry throat
- increased thirst
- Arm, neck, or leg pain
- tightness in the chest
- difficulty in breathing
- stomach discomfort, upset, or pain
- blurred vision
- muscle pain or stiffness
- Bladder pain
- chest pain
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DISCLAIMER: The information provided here is for informational purposes only and is not intended to replace the medical advice provided by a certified medical professional. You require your doctor's approval prior to buying or using prescription drugs sold here. We do have a pharmacist on staff if your doctor is unavailable to provide medical advice when you buy Eklira Genuair online.