What is Umeclidinium-vilanterol?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Anoro Ellipta

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This is a combination inhalation product that is used for treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 7 2
Chest tightness 1 1
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis 1 1
Shortness of breath (dyspnea) 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Umeclidinium-vilanterol

Side effect Patients
Confusion 1
Dry mouth 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Umeclidinium-vilanterol

Dosage Patients
62.5-25 mcg/puff daily 9

Why patients stopped taking Umeclidinium-vilanterol

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Expense 1
Personal research 1
Side effects too severe 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Umeclidinium-vilanterol

Duration

Currently taking Umeclidinium-vilanterol

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 2
1 - 2 years 3
2 - 5 years 3

Stopped taking Umeclidinium-vilanterol

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 1
< $25 1
Not specified 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Umeclidinium-vilanterol after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Fluticasone-Salmeterol (Advair Diskus) 4
Albuterol (Albuterol Inhaler) 2
Tiotropium inhaler (Spiriva HandiHaler) 2
Acetylcysteine (Mucinac) 1
Ipratropium-Albuterol (Combivent) 1

Show all 6 treatments patients report switching from

Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Umeclidinium-vilanterol.