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East Suffolk and North East Essex NHS Foundation Trust

 
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3 Respiratory system

MHRA:Pressurised metered dose inhalers (pMDI): risk of airway obstruction from aspiration of loose objects

Inhalers

The following acronyms may be mentioned in this section in reference to inhalers

  • MDI- Metered dose inhaler
  • DPI- Dry powder inhaler
  • BAA- Breath actuated aerosol
  • ICS- Inhaled corticosteroid
  • SABA- Short-acting bronchodilator
  • LABA- Long-acting bronchodilator
  • SAMA- Short-acting muscarinic
  • LAMA - Long-acting muscarinic

Local guidance

Asthma

IESCCG Asthma Action Plan

NEECCG Asthma plan (Asthma UK)

Joint Asthma quick reference guide - adults

Asthma quick reference guide – children (5yrs-12yrs)

Asthma quick reference guide – children (over 12yrs)

Asthma quick reference guide – children (under 5yrs)

Asthma step down guidance - adults

COPD

Joint COPD Quick Reference Guide

IESCCG COPD action plan

NEECCG COPD patient passport

Other documents

Inhaler switching

03-04-03 Angioedema

C1 Esterase Inhibitor Berinert®
Formulary

Red Hospital View adult BNF  View SPC online  View childrens BNF  HCD
Lanadelumab
Formulary

For preventing recurrent attacks of hereditary angioedema

Link  NICE TA606 Lanadelumab for preventing recurrent attacks of hereditary angioedema
 

Red Hospital View adult BNF  View SPC online  View childrens BNF  HCD
C1 esterase inhibitor
Non Formulary

View adult BNF  View SPC online  View childrens BNF  HCD
Conestat Alfa Ruconest®
Non Formulary

View adult BNF  View SPC online  View childrens BNF  HCD
Icatibant Firazyr®
Non Formulary

View adult BNF  View SPC online  View childrens BNF  HCD