Foradil vs Symbicort

Foradil vs Symbicort

What to choose Foradil or Symbicort

Foradil and Symbicort are inhalers both of Control type. Foradil and Symbicort are both brand inhalers. Foradil is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Cigna, while Symbicort is manufactured by AstraZeneca. The main substance of Foradil is Formoterol. The available dosage for Foradil is 12 mcg. The main substances of Symbicort are Budesonide and Formoterol. The available dosages for Symbicort are 100/6, 160/4.5, 200/6, 400/6.

The average cost for Foradil is roughly Discontinued per inhaler while current cost for Symbicort is roughly $359 per inhaler, said Melvin Nguyen, a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Clarkson University and an Advanced Medical Support Assistant at a clinic that uses Foradil and Symbicort.

Foradil and Symbicort Comparison

Symbicort vs Foradil
Foradil Symbicort
Type: Control Control
Manufacturer: Cigna AstraZeneca
Substance: Formoterol Budesonide + Formoterol
Dosage: 12 mcg 100/6, 160/4.5, 200/6, 400/6
Avg Price: Discontinued $359