Advice

Inhaled insulin, 1mg and 3mg inhalation powder (Exubera) - This product has been withdrawn for commercial reasons and SMC advice has been removed from the website

Medicine details

Medicine name:
inhaled insulin, 1mg and 3mg inhalation powder (Exubera)
SMC ID:
254/06
Indication:
Diabetes Mellitus
Pharmaceutical company
Pfizer Ltd
BNF chapter
Endocrine system
Submission type
Full
Status
Withdrawn
Date advice published:
10 September 2006
Additional notes
In January 2008 Pfizer ceased production of its inhaled insulin product Exubera.  SMC advice for inhaled insulin has therefore been made obsolete.