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Dr Celeste Mae L. Campomanes. Consultant in Pulmonary and Internal Medicine St. Luke's Medical Centre in Quezon City, Philippines; Associate Professor of Medicine University of Santo Tomas, Philippines

Once-daily dosing with Relvar® delivered via an easy-to-use Ellipta® device provides better symptom control and reduces disease exacerbations in asthma. Dr Mae emphasized that with better asthma control, patients would not lose days off from work or school. Moreover, they will be able to control their symptoms without having more exacerbations, which could lead to hospitalization and increase use of antibiotics unnecessarily.Look out for the Symposium Highlight article on to find out more about the use of Relvar® Ellipta®.

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