Beclometasone inhalers

Asthma inhalers

Often called puffers and used for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

The brown or beige ones are commonly known as “preventer” inhalers.

Used by patients with asthma or COPD, to help stop them getting symptoms.


Beclometasone inhalers are prescription only items. Some versions contain beclometasone mixed with other medicines that help with breathing.

Beclometasone otherwise written as “beclomethasone”  is a of medicine known as a corticosteroid, a steroid.