Intellectual Property Rights
The contents of this Web site are copyrighted. AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP and AstraZeneca LP, members of the AstraZeneca group of companies (collectively, the “Company”), hereby authorize you to copy documents published on this Web site for non-commercial personal use only, provided that any copy of these documents which you make shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices and any disclaimer contained on the documents. Except as expressly provided above, you may not otherwise copy, display, download, distribute, modify, reproduce, republish or retransmit any information, text or documents contained in this Web site or any portion thereof in any electronic medium or in hard copy, or create any derivative work based on such images, text or documents, without the express written consent of the Company.
No information or statement contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel, or otherwise any license or right under any patent, copyright, trademark or other intellectual property right of the Company, or its affiliates, or any third party. Except as expressly provided above, no information or statement contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any AstraZeneca group patent, copyright or trademark.
All product names referred to herein are trademarks of the AstraZeneca group of companies, its licensors or joint venture partners unless otherwise indicated.
The Company has undertaken reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on its Web site. However, THIS WEB SITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND THE COMPANY MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE WEB SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE OR THAT THE WEB SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All users agree that all access and use of this Web site and its content is at their own risk.
Neither the Company nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering this Web site shall be liable in any manner for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your access, use or inability to use this Web site, or any errors or omissions in the content.
This Web site may provide links or references to other Internet sites maintained by third parties over whom the Company has no control. Such links are provided merely as a convenience to users of this Web site. The Company takes no responsibility for the content of such sites and makes no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information contained in such sites, and shall have no liability for any damages or injuries of any kind arising from such content or information.
Product information provided on this site is intended for use by U.S. residents only. The dissemination of this information may be subject to different medical and regulatory requirements in other countries. This information is available to the public for educational purposes only; it should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disease. It is not intended to substitute for consultation with a licensed healthcare provider. The Company cannot answer unsolicited emails requesting personal medical advice; please consult your healthcare provider.
The Company welcomes inquiries and comments from visitors to this site. However, any communications or information sent by a visitor to a Company-sponsored Web site or to the Company by electronic mail, including questions, comments, data, ideas or know-how, shall be deemed to be non-confidential and shall become the property of the Company, without compensation to the provider of such submissions. The Company shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information and may reproduce, publish, disclose, and distribute to others all or any part of such information, without limitation, for any purpose whatsoever. The Company shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, techniques or inventions contained therein for any purpose, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing and marketing products and services.
The information on this Web site should not take the place of talking with your doctor or health care professional about how to manage and treat your asthma. If you have any questions about your condition, or if you would like more information about SYMBICORT or asthma, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. Only you and your doctor can decide if SYMBICORT is right for you.
Important Information for SYMBICORT
SYMBICORT Inhalation Aerosol is a controller medicine for people aged 12 years and older for the long-term maintenance treatment of asthma. SYMBICORT should only be used if your doctor decides your asthma is not well-controlled on another controller medicine or you need two controller medicines.
SYMBICORT is not for the treatment of sudden asthma attacks.
Important Safety Information About SYMBICORT
SYMBICORT won’t replace rescue inhalers for sudden symptoms. Do not take more than twice a day. While taking SYMBICORT, never use any other medicine containing a long-acting beta2-agonist (LABA).
SYMBICORT contains formoterol, a LABA. Medicines containing LABAs may increase the chance of asthma-related death. So, SYMBICORT should be used only if your health care provider decides another controller medicine alone does not control your asthma or you need two controller medicines.
If you are taking SYMBICORT, see your health care professional if your asthma does not improve or gets worse.
Some people may experience increased blood pressure, heart rate, or changes in heart rhythm. Tell your doctor if you have a heart condition or high blood pressure.
If you are switching to SYMBICORT from an oral corticosteroid, follow your doctorвЂ™s instructions to avoid health risks when you stop using oral corticosteroids.
Avoid exposure to infections such as chicken pox or measles. Tell your health care professional immediately if you are exposed.
In clinical studies, common side effects included nose and throat irritation, headache, upper respiratory tract infection, sore throat, sinusitis, and stomach discomfort.
Please see ” for SYMBICORT.