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Published: 5/2015

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
Eklira 400mcg Genuair 30 doses
 Active ingredient:
Aclidinium Bromide
 Dosage form:
inhaled dry powder, white body with a green cap and a green button
 Print on wrapping:
エクリラ400μgジェヌエア30吸入用

Effects of this medicine

This medicine is a long acting muscarinic receptor antagonist to improve respiratory function by dilating bronchi over a long time.
It is usually used to ameliorate various symptoms due to airway obstructive disorders in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (chronic bronchitis, emphysema). It is designed to be routinely inhaled every day. Therefore, it does not provide prompt relief of acute progression of the symptoms.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
    If you have: angle-closure glaucoma, difficulty in urination due to prostate hypertrophy etc.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • In general for adults, take one inhalation of the medicine (400 mcg of the active ingredient), twice daily. Strictly follow the specified instructions.
  • Read carefully the instruction leaflet "To Patients Using Eklira 400mcg Genuair ".
  • When you firmly press button, the dose counter (display every 10 times) on an adapter works automatically left step by step and changes 20, 10, 0 in turn. Confirm the counter every day. When you begin to see red line, you should contact your doctor for a replacement inhaler. When this is getting to zero, the button is locked and you can take one inhalation finally.
  • If you miss a dose, inhale a dose as soon as possible when you remember that you missed a dose. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. You should never inhale two doses at one time.
  • If you accidentally inhale more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Do not stop inhaling this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include arrhythmia and dizziness. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
No pertinent entries.
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

  • Always close the cap after use.
  • Do not put a high-intensity impact on the product or break the product into pieces.
  • Keep out the reach of children. Store it at a temperature of lower than 30 degrees C,away from direct sunlight, heat and moisture.
  • Do not store the remainder and discard it. Follow the instruction on how to dispose Eklira as per the Disposal Law stipulated by the local authority.

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

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