Spiriva is a prescription drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for long-term, once-daily maintenance treatment of bronchospasms in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and to reduce the risk of COPD exacerbations. Spiriva is also known by its drug name, Tiotropium bromide.
Spiriva is an anticholinergic drug and a long-acting bronchodilator, or drug that dilates the bronchi and bronchioles in the lungs, making it easier to breathe. Spiriva is believed to work by relaxing smooth muscles in the airways.
How do I take it?
Spiriva is taken once daily.
Spiriva comes in two forms. Spiriva HandiHaler comes in the form of ... read more