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i heard that symbicort contains formetrol which can be used as a prn because it have rapid action and long duration b2 agonist

A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aamir Siddiqi
31 years experience Family Medicine
Formoterol: Formoterol is a long-acting β2 agonist that has an extended duration of action (up to 12 hours) compared to short-acting β2 agonists such as albuterol ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
12 years experience Psychiatry
Two: Symbicort (budesonide and formoterol) is basically two meds in one. One is a bronchodilator and another is a corticosteroid. It can take 1-3 minutes t ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Within a day: It should be nearly entirely gone from your system within a day - symbicort (budesonide and formoterol) is a combination of 2 medicines with a half li ... Read More
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Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
No time at all!: The idea behind inhaled corticosteroids, even those combined w/long-acting beta agonists, such as Advair, Breo & Symbicort, (budesonide and formot ... Read More
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