Inhalers for Asthma

List of asthma inhalers of all types, including over-the-counter ones and prescription-only. Information about their substances, prices for both brand and generic inhalers.

Substances Brands

Substances

Budesonide

Budesonide

Budesonide is a corticosteroid-type preparation for improving the permeability of respiratory tracts.

Its action is based on the relaxing effect on the smooth muscles of the airways.

Fluticasone

Fluticasone

Fluticasone Propionate is a preparation with a strong anti-inflammatory effect.

It also blocks the allergic effect of substances like pollen, pet dander, dust mites and mold.

Albuterol

Albuterol

The medication prevents and cures bronchospasms, reduces the resistance in the airways, increases the vital capacity of the lungs.

The preparation is a white or almost white suspension packed in an aluminum spray canister.

Levalbuterol

Levalbuterol

The drug Levalbuterol promotes the muscles relaxation in the airways, and also increases the air flow into the lungs, thus improving the breathing process.

Formoterol

Formoterol

Inhalation drug Formoterol is a long-acting bronchodilator, helping to improve breathing by relaxing the airways muscles.

Ipratropium Bromide

Ipratropium Bromide

The medication Ipratropium Bromide is a drug, intended for the bronchospasm prevention and narrowing lungs airways, thus improving breathing problems within patients, suffering from COPD or emphysema.

Beclomethasone

Beclomethasone

The drug Beclomethasone is intended for the prevention of the release of substances, which cause inflammation in the human’s organism. The medication helps to prevent the attacks of asthma within children older than 5 and adults.

Salmeterol

Salmeterol

Salmeterol is a prescription drug for the patients 4 years of age or older. It is a medication intended to fight the symptoms of asthma and COPD. It is produced in a powder form, which works by relaxing the muscles and expanding the airways. The drug is often used to suppress or prevent bronchospasm.

Tiotropium

Tiotropium

Tiotropium is one of the most widely used bronchodilator drugs prescribed for patients with asthma and COPD. It helps to prevent asthma symptoms such as coughing, wheezing, and chest tightness.

Vilanterol

Vilanterol

The drug Vilanterol is a medicine widely used among people with COPD and asthma. It belongs to the group of beta-adrenergic agonists and includes the active substance vilanterolum.

Epinephrine

Epinephrine

Epinephrine is predominantly an injectable drug, which can be a drug and a hormone, used for severe conditions such as asthma, anaphylaxis, bleeding, heart failure, and in some other cases, although it was initially often used to suppress bronchospasm.

Mometasone

Mometasone

The generic drug Mometasone was approved for medical use in 1987 and in 2017 it became one of the most widely used medications in the United States. It is a medicine that is widely taken to treat certain skin problems and reduce inflammation within adults and children.

Ciclesonide

Ciclesonide

Ciclesonide is an aerosolized corticosteroid medication often prescribed to the patients suffering from asthma symptoms. It helps to relieve conditions such as coughs, wheezing, and breathing problems.

Brands

Symbicort 160/4.5

Symbicort 160/4.5

Symbicort includes Formoterol and Budesonide preparations, which have a different mechanism of action and show an additive effect on reducing the frequency of exacerbations of asthma.

$359
Ventolin

Ventolin

Ventolin inhaler is indicated for rapid relief of acute asthma attacks, as well as for the treatment of patients with chronic obstructive bronchitis.

Ventolin inhaler contains Salbutamol as a main substance.

$30
Breo Ellipta

Breo Ellipta

Inhalation powder Breo Ellipta contains a combination of Fluticasone, a steroid, which helps to prevent the release of substances that cause inflammation in the body, and Vilanterol, a bronchodilator, which causes muscle relaxation in the airways and improves breathing.

$145
Advair Diskus 250/50 and 500/50

Advair Diskus 250/50 and 500/50

The drug Advair Diskus is also known as Salmeterol and Fluticasone

This drug will not help you to cure the bronchospasm and asthma completely. It is used to relieve the disease symptoms.

$166
Proventil

Proventil

Proventil (Albuterol) is an inhaler that allows respiratory tract muscles to relax, thus increasing the flows of the air that get into the lungs.

It is used by people with bronchial and respiratory diseases

$90
Xopenex

Xopenex

Xopenex, also known as Levalbuterol, is a short-acting bronchodilator that promotes muscle relaxation in the airways and increases airflows into the lungs.

$256
Combivent Respimat

Combivent Respimat

The inhaler Combivent Respimat is an inhaler that has the function of a drug dosing. Its components are ipratropium and albuterol. They are bronchodilators. They allow the airways muscles to relax, thus increasing the airflow into the lungs.

$397
Primatene Mist

Primatene Mist

The generic name of the drug Primatene is Epinephrine. It is produced in the form of an inhaler, the active ingredient of which is Epinephrine 0.22 mg.

Primatene is used as a bronchodilator for a temporarily asthma symptoms

$36
ProAir

ProAir

The drug ProAir RespiClick has an active substance Albuterol, a bronchodilator, which increases the flow of air to the lungs and relaxes the airways muscles.

$67
Spiriva

Spiriva

Spiriva significantly reduces shortness of breath throughout the treatment period, which, in turn, significantly improves the limited tolerability of the symptoms of exercise tolerance.

$423
Serevent

Serevent

Serevent is indicated as a bronchodilating drug.

It contains salmeterol, which has a prolonging effect and does not have any influence on the cardiovascular system when used in therapeutic doses.

$382
Atrovent Nasal Spray

Atrovent Nasal Spray

Atrovent Nasal Spray is used within children older than 6 years and adults, and it is intended for the symptomatic relief of rhinorrhea connected with non-allergic and allergic perennial rhinitis.

Pulmicort Flexhaler

Pulmicort Flexhaler

Pulmicort Flexhaler, also known as Budesonide Inhalation, is intended for the prevention of asthma attacks within children and adults.

It is not a rescue quick-acting drug. It can’t treat an asthma attack.

$281
Advair HFA

Advair HFA

Advair HFA is an inhaler, which is used to treat asthma and symptoms of COPD.

This inhaler contains Salmeterol main working substance.

Atrovent HFA

Atrovent HFA

The drug Atrovent HFA is also known under a generic name of Ipratropium Inhalation.

The drug Ipratropium is a bronchodilator, the action of which contributes to the muscles relaxation in the airways.

$365
Dulera

Dulera

The drug Dulera, also known as Mometasone and Formoterol, is an inhaler that contains Formoterol, a long-acting bronchodilator, and Mometasone, which is a corticosteroid.

The combination of these active substances prevents the development of the respiratory tract inflammation.

$228
Foradil

Foradil

Foradil is also known under the generic name of Formoterol.

It is a long-acting bronchodilator that helps to relax the airways muscles and improves breathing.

Discontinued
Alvesco

Alvesco

Alvesco is a drug that is also known as Ciclesonide.

It is an artificial corticosteroid that helps to prevent the release of the substances causing inflammation in the body.

$270
Qvar

Qvar

The medication Qvar has the generic name of Beclomethasone inhalation.

It is a steroid, which is aimed on the prevention of the release of substances that cause inflammation in the body.

$276
Flovent

Flovent

The drug Flovent HFA is also known as Fluticasone, a steroid, helping to prevent the release of the substances which cause inflammation in the organism.

$198
Wixela

Wixela

Wixela is used to prevent and control conditions caused by lung disease and asthma. It contains salmeterol and fluticasone. The drug helps to relax the breathing muscles and makes breathing easier. Patients with asthma get a prescription for Wixela if combination therapy is needed or if other medications fail to relieve asthma symptoms.

$240