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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.

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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%).