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Table 1 Generic names of the long-acting inhaled drug products that were used to assign patients to groups.

From: Comparison of resource use by COPD patients on inhaled therapies with long-acting bronchodilators: a database study

Treatment Group Generic name
LABA OR LAMA* Formoterol Fumarate
  Salmeterol Xinafoate
  Tiotropium Bromide
LABA AND LAMA* Tiotropium Bromide/Formoterol Fumarate
  Tiotropium Bromide/Salmeterol Xinafoate
LABA, LAMA AND ICS Tiotropium Bromide/Fluticasone Propionate/Salmeterol Xinafoate
  Tiotropium Bromide/Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate
  1. * Consistent with GOLD guidelines, refers to bronchodilator therapy.