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Were you looking for information about Symbicort? Simbicort is a common misspelling of Symbicort.
 
Symbicort® (budesonide and formoterol) is a medication that can be prescribed to help relieve asthma symptoms. It is also approved for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It comes in a metered-dose inhaler and is typically used twice a day to help improve lung function. Before using Symbicort, let your healthcare provider know if you have any existing medical conditions, such as osteoporosis, diabetes, or epilepsy. Potential side effects include runny nose, throat pain, and headache.
 
(Click Symbicort for more information on how Symbicort works to improve lung function, when and how to use the inhaler, and what you should be aware of before using this asthma medication.)
 
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