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Sample Topic: Asthma

Asthma : Last revised in December 2013


Inhaled corticosteroids (pMDI): start doses

Multi-therapy: Clenil Modulite CFC-free MDI + Volumatic + face mask

Beclometasone CFC-free (Clenil Modulite): 100mcg twice a day

  • Age from 1 month to 4 years 11 months
  • Clenil Modulite 50micrograms/dose inhaler. Inhale two puffs twice a day using the spacer. Supply 1 200 dose inhaler.
  • Licensed use: yes
  • Patient Information: Rinse your mouth out with water after using this inhaler. Please follow the care instructions provided with this inhaler. This will ensure it works correctly.

Volumatic + face mask

  • Age from 1 month to 4 years 11 months
  • Volumatic with paediatric mask. Use to aid inhalation. Supply 1 spacer.
  • Licensed use: no – misc item available on the NHS

Multi-therapy: Clenil Modulite CFC-free MDI + Volumatic

Beclometasone CFC-free (Clenil Modulite): 100mcg twice a day

  • Age from 5 to 11 years 11 months
  • Clenil Modulite 50micrograms/dose inhaler. Inhale two puffs twice a day using the spacer. Supply 1 200 dose inhaler.
  • Licensed use: yes
  • Patient Information: Rinse your mouth out with water after using this inhaler. Please follow the care instructions provided with this inhaler. This will ensure it works correctly.

Volumatic spacer device

  • Age from 5 to 11 years 11 months
  • Clenil Modulite 50micrograms/dose inhaler. Inhale two puffs twice a day using the spacer. Supply 1 200 dose inhaler.
  • Licensed use: yes
  • Patient Information: Rinse your mouth out with water after using this inhaler. Please follow the care instructions provided with this inhaler. This will ensure it works correctly.

Multi-therapy: Clenil Modulite CFC-free MDI + Volumatic

Beclometasone CFC-free (Clenil Modulite): 200mcg twice a day

  • Age from 12 to 15 years 11 months
  • Clenil Modulite 100micrograms/dose inhaler. Inhale two puffs twice a day using the spacer. Supply 1 200 dose inhaler.
  • Licensed use: yes
  • Patient Information: Rinse your mouth out with water after using this inhaler. Please follow the care instructions provided with this inhaler. This will ensure it works correctly.

Volumatic spacer device

  • Age from 12 to 15 years 11 months
  • Volumatic. Use to aid inhalation. Supply 1 spacer.
  • Licensed use: no – misc item available on the NHS

Beclometasone CFC-free (Clenil Modulite): 200mcg twice a day

  • Age from 16 years onwards
  • Clenil Modulite 100micrograms/dose inhaler. Inhale two puffs twice a day. Supply 1 200 dose inhaler.
  • Licensed use: yes
  • Patient Information: Rinse your mouth out with water after using this inhaler. Please follow the care instructions provided with this inhaler. This will ensure it works correctly.

Multi-therapy: Qvar CFC-free MDI + AeroChamber Plus

Beclometasone CFC-free (Qvar): 100mcg twice a day

  • Age from 12 to 15 years 11 months
  • Qvar 50 inhaler (Teva UK Ltd). Inhale two puffs twice a day using the spacer. Supply 1 200 dose inhaler.
  • Licensed use: yes
  • Patient Information: Rinse your mouth out with water after using this inhaler. Please follow the care instructions provided with this inhaler. This will ensure it works correctly.

AeroChamber Plus spacer device

  • Age from 12 to 15 years 11 months
  • AeroChamber Plus. Use to aid inhalation. Supply 1 spacer.
  • Licensed use: no – misc item available on the NHS

Beclometasone CFC-free (Qvar): 100mcg twice a day

  • Age from 16 years onwards
  • Qvar 50 inhaler (Teva UK Ltd). Inhale two puffs twice a day. Supply 1 200 dose inhaler.
  • Licensed use: yes
  • Patient Information: Rinse your mouth out with water after using this inhaler. Please follow the care instructions provided with this inhaler. This will ensure it works correctly.

Multi-therapy: Fluticasone CFC-free MDI + Volumatic + facemask

Fluticasone CFC-free MDI: 50mcg twice a day

  • Age from 4 to 4 years 11 months
  • Fluticasone 50micrograms/dose inhaler CFC free. Inhale one puff twice a day using the spacer. Supply 1 120 dose inhaler.
  • Licensed use: yes
  • Patient Information: Rinse your mouth out with water after using this inhaler. Please follow the care instructions provided with this inhaler. This will ensure it works correctly.

Volumatic + face mask

  • Age from 4 to 4 years 11 months
  • Volumatic with paediatric mask. Use to aid inhalation. Supply 1 spacer.
  • Licensed use: no – misc item available on the NHS

Multi-therapy: Fluticasone CFC-free MDI + Volumatic

Fluticasone CFC-free MDI: 50mcg twice a day

  • Age from 5 to 11 years 11 months
  • Fluticasone 50micrograms/dose inhaler CFC free. Inhale one puff twice a day using the spacer. Supply 1 120 dose inhaler.
  • Licensed use: yes
  • Patient Information: Rinse your mouth out with water after using this inhaler. Please follow the care instructions provided with this inhaler. This will ensure it works correctly.

Volumatic spacer device

  • Age from 5 to 11 years 11 months
  • Volumatic. Use to aid inhalation. Supply 1 spacer.
  • Licensed use: no – misc item available on the NHS

Multi-therapy: Fluticasone CFC-free MDI + Volumatic

Fluticasone CFC-free MDI: 100mcg twice a day

  • Age from 12 to 15 years 11 months
  • Fluticasone 50micrograms/dose inhaler CFC free. Inhale two puffs twice a day using the spacer. Supply 1 120 dose inhaler.
  • Licensed use: yes
  • Patient Information: Rinse your mouth out with water after using this inhaler. Please follow the care instructions provided with this inhaler. This will ensure it works correctly.

Volumatic spacer device

  • Age from 12 to 15 years 11 months
  • Volumatic. Use to aid inhalation. Supply 1 spacer.
  • Licensed use: no – misc item available on the NHS

Fluticasone CFC-free MDI: 100mcg twice a day

  • Age from 16 years onwards
  • Fluticasone 50micrograms/dose inhaler CFC free. Inhale two puffs twice a day. Supply 1 120-dose inhaler.
  • Licensed use: yes
  • Patient Information: Rinse your mouth out with water after using this inhaler. Please follow the care instructions provided with this inhaler. This will ensure it works correctly.