Posted from: Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 03:00 PM - Present

Striverdi Respimate Approved for the Treatment of COPD

July 31, 2014 - Striverdi Respimate (olodaterol) was approved by the FDA for maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in patients who have chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD). Striverdi Respimate is manufactured by Boehringer Ingelheim and each inhaler will contain 60 puffs (30 doses) containing 2.5 micrograms of olodaterol per puff.

 

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