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What should I know about the proper dosage of tiotropium?

The dosage for tiotropium (Spiriva HandiHaler) is very specific: Take it once a day, either in the morning or in the evening. The medicated powder is inhaled through a special device that comes with the drug. Make sure you fully understand from your doctor or pharmacist how to use the inhaler to get the right amount of the powder into your lungs.

It is important not miss a dose of tiotropium; it may help to set a specific time each day to take it.

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