What is roflumilast?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Daliresp Daxas Libertek


Roflumilast is used in people with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to reduce episodes or worsening of COPD symptoms. Roflumilast is in a class of medications called phosphodiesterase inhibitors. It works by decreasing swelling in the lungs.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with roflumilast

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently taking roflumilast

Dosage Patients
0.5 mg daily 2
1 mcg daily 2


Currently taking roflumilast

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 3
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 0
Not specified 0
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There are no evaluations for roflumilast.