Tiotropium is prescribed to as a muscle relaxant.

Formulation – Tiotropium is formulated using tiotropium bromide monohydrate.

Tiotropium is a drug that belongs to the Tiotropium drug class, and it has been found useful in additional to its main prescribed use to treat asthma and for the management of COPD. If any side effects are caused by this drug a range of alternative drugs, listed further down this guide, may be prescribed.

Side Effects / Precautions

Tiotropium does have quite a number of side effects and those side effects which you may experience when taking it include dry mouth; constipation, upset stomach, vomiting; cold symptoms such as stuffy nose, sneezing, sore throat; nosebleed; or. muscle pain.

Tiotropium does have side effects as mentioned above, and if you experience any of the above side effects, you should consult a doctor or medical professional immediately. As a precaution you should also have a discussion with your doctor to see if this drug is suitable for you if you have any pre-existing medical conditions.


Symbiont– One of the many different alternative drugs that you may be prescribed is this one, and it is a drug that has been found to be a good alternative should you be require help managing COPD. There are several other alternatives you could be prescribed by your doctor for that condition and they are Symbiont.

Asthma – If you are suffering any of the side effects that are listed above and you are suffering from Tiotropium then you may be prescribed this drug. However, there are several others which have been found to be suitable alternatives and they include Montelukast.