Daliresp Overview

Daliresp (generic: roflumilast) is a prescription medication used to decrease the number of flare-ups or the worsening of COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease). Daliresp belongs to a group of medications called phosphodiesterase inhibitors. It is thought to work by decreasing inflammation in the lungs.

This medication comes in tablet form and is usually taken once a day, with or without food.

Common side effects include diarrhea, weight loss, nausea, and headache.