GSK’s New Asthma Drug Gets FDA Approval

Arnuity Ellipta (fluticasone furoate inhalation powder) is a once-daily ICS for maintenance treatment of asthma as prophylactic therapy in patients aged 12 years and older.


Inhaler Reminders Dramatically Improve Asthma Controller Adherence

Reminders prompting asthma patients to take their control inhalers if they miss a dose significantly improve medication adherence. Patients receiving reminders took a greater percentage of their prescribed doses compared patients who did not have reminders (73% vs. 46%).