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Is Formoterol Used for Children?

Formoterol is approved for children who are at least five years old. Young children usually require help using the drug correctly. Be sure to talk to your healthcare provider about the best ways to treat childhood asthma.
 

Is Formoterol Used for Off-Label Reasons?

On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend formoterol for treating something other than the conditions discussed in this article. At this time, there are no universally accepted off-label formoterol uses.
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