Respir. Respimat® has been judged the easiest to use, the less problematic and the most easy learned device at first attempt of use (Dal Negro and Povero, 2016). Respir. Symptoms of bronchospasm include shortness of breath, wheezing, coughing and chest tightness. Respir. Mechanism of Action BREO ELLIPTA: Since BREO ELLIPTA contains both fluticasone furoate and vilanterol, the mechanisms of action described below for the individual components apply to BREO ELLIPTA. (1996). Newman, S. P., Steed, K. P., Reader, S. J., Hooper, G., and Zierenberg, B. The 400/6 μg combination produced statistically significant improvements in (FEV1) 1-h post-dose versus ACL, but for the change from baseline tFEV1 did not reach significance as compared to FF 12 μg. GLY/FF is delivered by a Metered Dose Inhaler Formulated Using Co-Suspension Delivery Technology and commercialized with the name of Bevespi® (available only in US market). Int. doi: 10.1016/S0928-0987(96)00016-4, Svedsater, H., Dale, P., Garrill, K., Walker, R., and Woepse, M. W. (2013). doi: 10.1007/s00408-017-0055-9, Komase, Y., Asako, A., Kobayashi, A., and Sharma, R. (2014). In particular, classical trials focused on the benefits of lung function (FEV1 changes in particular) as a primary endpoint and this could lead to an underestimation of the impact of the treatments studied on the improvement of endurance symptoms, frequency of exacerbations and hospitalizations and quality of life in general. Because of the differences in the mechanisms of action, it has been hypothesized that LAMAs and LABAs might have a synergistic effect if combined. (2014). Unfortunately, only few studies attempting to identify the optimal LABA/LAMA dose combination in COPD patients have been conducted, and the majority of them simply confirmed the hypothesis that the combination of two bronchodilator agents with different mechanisms of action provided improvements in lung function, compared to monotherapy with either component … SPARK (Wedzicha et al., 2013) is a 64-week, parallel-group, active controlled study to evaluated the effect of QVA149 vs. GLY 50 μg and TIO 18 μg (OD) in 2224 patients with severe-to-very severe COPD (GOLD COPD stages III and IV and one or more moderate COPD exacerbation in the past year). Importantly, a LABA does not decrease any of the underlying inflammation associat… Care Med. Increased cyclic AMP levels cause relaxation of bronchial smooth … Today 19, 1928–1935. [4] Large surveillance studies are ongoing to provide more information. With the exception of formoterol, long-acting β2 agonists are not recommended for the treatment of acute asthma exacerbations because of their slower onset of action compared to salbutamol. (2010). Respir. Mechanism of action. Crit. PMDIs require the user to coordinate pressing down the canister and inhaling the medication while DPIs are activated by breath; however, the inspiratory flow rate is a disadvantage of DPIs. Preference, satisfaction and errors with two dry powder inhalers in patients with COPD. Efficacy and safety of once-daily QVA149 compared with twice-daily salmeterol-fluticasone in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (ILLUMINATE): a randomised, double-blind, parallel group study. DPIs also require the patient not to disperse medication via exhalation into the device prior to using. Mahler, D. A., Kerwin, E., Ayers, T., FowlerTaylor, A., Maitra, S., Thach, C., et al. 13:72. doi: 10.1186/1471-2466-13-72, Tashkin, D. P., and Ferguson, G. T. (2013). Respir. Another disadvantage of pMDIs is the propellant; previously chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) was used now substituted by hydrofluoroalkane (HFA) and this can cause the inhaler to be more expensive. Ease-of-use preference for the ELLIPTA® dry powder inhaler over a commonly used single-dose capsule dry powder inhaler by inhalation device-naïve Japanese volunteers aged 40 years or older. Together with clinical and functional evaluation, ABCD assessment is crucial for stratification of prognosis and to decide which is the better therapy for patients (Vanfleteren et al., 2013; Soriano et al., 2015). Ease-of-use, preference, confidence, and satisfaction with Revolizer(®), a novel dry powder inhaler, in an Indian population. Studies have shown that the two formulations have similar effects. The 2 agonist attaches to the receptor at several sites, labeled III through VI, in the muscle cell membrane (Fig. doi: 10.1021/jm5013227, Montuschi, P., Malerba, M., Macis, G., Mores, N., and Santini, G. (2016). MN prepared the figures and bibliography. Learn about the Fasenra® (benralizumab) mechanism of action and how Fasenra® may impact blood eosinophil levels. TIO/FF is commercialized only in few countries with the name of DUOVA® (Lebanon) with different dosages (9/6 mcg; 9/12 mcg and 18/12 mcg) and TIOFORM® (India) 18/12 mcg; 9/6 mcg. These drugs represent 2 different classes of medications (an anticholinergic and a LABA) that have different effects on clinical and physiological indices. 374, 2222–2234. QVA149 was found to significantly reduce the rate of moderate to severe COPD exacerbations by 12% compared to GLY, and by 10% compared to TIO; however, with not significant differences. doi: 10.1517/17425247.1.1.67. 4:CD008989. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a common disabling disease characterized by progressive airflow obstruction. Unfortunately, only few studies attempting to identify the optimal LABA/LAMA dose combination in COPD patients have been conducted, and the majority of them simply confirmed the hypothesis that the combination of two bronchodilator agents with different mechanisms of action provided improvements in lung function, compared to monotherapy with either … doi: 10.2147/COPD.S84436, Keywords: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), LABA, LAMA, maintenance treatment, fixed dose combination (FDC), Citation: Malerba M, Foci V, Patrucco F, Pochetti P, Nardin M, Pelaia C and Radaeli A (2019) Single Inhaler LABA/LAMA for COPD. The devices are substantially divided in: active devices, where the energy needed to create the aerosol is generated by the same inhaler through a complex technological system, and passive devices where the aerosolization of the drug is dependent from the inhaled air stream. These benefits come at a cost of increased adverse effects, which are generally of mild to moderate severity. Currently the Global initiative for COPD suggests the use of long acting beta agonists (LABAs) and long acting muscarinic antagonists (LAMAs) in combination for the majority of COPD patients, thus great interest is associated with the developing of LAMA/LABA fixed combination in the maintenance treatment of stable COPD. The mechanisms of action described below for the individual components apply to ANORO ELLIPTA. These drugs represent 2 different classes of medications (a synthetic corticosteroid and a LABA) that have different effects on clinical and physiological … (2015). In addition to their bronchodilator action, LABA also inhibit mast cell mediator release, plasma exudation and may reduce sensory nerve activation. Dis. Opin. (2017a) that evaluated post hoc analysis of pooled data from PINNACLE-1 and PINNACLE-2 phase III studies, evaluating GLY/FF combination versus single components, on lung function, exacerbation and baseline symptom burden (measured with COPD Assessment Test, CAT) (Martinez et al., 2017a). Indacaterol–glycopyrronium versus salmeterol–fluticasone for COPD. Med. The significant improvement of SGRQ score obtained by combination therapy respect to monotherapies was greater in those patients with baseline CAT score ≥ 20 points. 58, 4131–4164. Some other aspects may generate uncertainties in the interpretation of data received from trials and in the prescription or dispensation of the drug: some formulations require one puff/administration some others two consecutive puffs/administration. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2017.07.007, Martinez, F. J., Rabe, K. F., Ferguson, G. T., Fabbri, L. M., Rennard, S., Feldman, G. J., et al. Several long-acting β adrenoreceptor agonists have a duration of action of 24 hours, allowing for once-daily dosing. (2008). doi: 10.1080/15412550902724073, van der Palen, J., Ginko, T., Kroker, A., van der Valk, P., Goosens, M., Padullés, L., et al. Int. The action of these drugs has a duration of 12 hours, making them suitable for twice-daily use. This approach originates from the results of a meta-analysis that included four studies (Aaron et al., 2007; Vogelmeier et al., 2008; Tashkin et al., 2009; Mahler et al., 2012). (2013). Med. Respir. Concurrent use of indacaterol plus tiotropium in patients with COPD provides superior bronchodilation compared with tiotropium alone: a randomised, double-blind comparison. (2013). A systematic review with meta-analysis of dual bronchodilation with LAMA/LABA for the treatment of stable COPD. Currently another study is comparing TIO/OLO with ICS/LABA/LAMA triple therapy but results are still waited (Clinical Trials Registry, 2017). J. Med. Nevertheless, even if SMI takes a longer time to generate an entire aerosol, the nebulization is emitted in a slow-moving mist fashion, allowing a higher lung deposition (Dalby et al., 2004). Available at: https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03265145?term=NCT03265145&rank=1 (accessed October 10, 2018). Prediction of the clinical course of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, using the new GOLD classification: a study of the general population. Med. Moreover, TRINITY study compared FF 6 μg, GLY 12.5 μg, and beclomethasone 100 μg to TIO and found that the triple combination therapy resulted in a 20% reduction in the rate of moderate-to-severe COPD exacerbations, improvement in pre-dose FEV1 in COPD patients with frequent exacerbations (Vestbo et al., 2017). Med. Mechanism of action: • Salbutamol stimulate β2 adrenergic receptors which are predominant receptors in bronchial smooth muscle (β2-receptors are present in human heart in a concentration between 10% and 50%). Pulmon. Pulm. Long-acting β adrenoceptor agonists (LABAs, more specifically, long-acting β2 adrenergic receptor agonists) are usually prescribed for moderate-to-severe persistent asthma patients or patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Med. The authors declare that the research was conducted in the absence of any commercial or financial relationships that could be construed as a potential conflict of interest. Mechanism of Action. Ipratropium - Mechanism of action? 12.1 Mechanism of Action. Med. The pharmacologic effects of beta2-adrenoceptor agonist drugs are at least in part attributable to stimulation of intracellular adenyl cyclase, the enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of adenosine triphosphate (ATP) to cyclic-3,5 -adenosine monophosphate (cyclic AMP). The ADMIT series–issues in inhalation therapy. As before discussed each inhaler type has pros and cons that must be considered in the selection of a device for a particular patient. Chest 145, 981–991. Mechanisms of Actions Johnson M. Paediatric respiratory reviews 2001;2:57-62. LABA Mechanism of Action Examples of LABAs LABA Controversy LABAs in Asthma LABAs in COPD New LABAs Summary The 2 adrenoreceptor is a large molecule of some 413 amino acids. At week 26 FEV1 AUC 0–12 h was significantly higher with QVA149 than with SAL/FP, with a similar incidence of serious adverse events. (2012). A., Aumann, J.-L., Janssens, E., Smeets, J. J., Verhaert, J., Disse, B., et al. These mechanisms include CS … LAMA/LABA combination administered with Respimat® is TIO/OLO Dal Negro and Povero (2016) compared some devices in terms of patients’ preference and acceptability; Respimat® and Genuair® were preferred to Breezhaler® reporting less difficulties in understanding maneouvers for activate and correctly practicing the inhalation. The stability of the effect of combined therapy on FEV1 lasts for 12 months and remain stable and superior for the whole period of observation. The first study (Singh et al., 2014) compared the 400/6 μg and 400/12 μg combinations of ACL/FF with ACL 400 μg, FF 12 μg and placebo (all TD). Improvements in efficacy endpoints were also sustained over 52 weeks. Respir. Assess. (2008). (2013). Due to the combination of smaller particle size, lower velocity and longer duration of the nebulization, a smaller dose of bronchodilators ensure the same level of efficacy and safety than metered dose inhalers. Tiotropium and olodaterol in the prevention of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations (DYNAGITO): a double-blind, randomised, parallel-group, active-controlled trial. Many LAMA/LABA fixed dose combinations have been licensed in different countries and the clinical use of these drugs stimulated the performance of many clinical trials. (2018) compared these three devices and evaluated satisfaction, error occurrence during use of DPIs (evaluating critical and non-critical errors). Glucocorticoids achieve this by binding to receptors in cytosol – known as glucocorticoid receptors (GR). The challenge of delivering therapeutic aerosols to asthma patients. Eur. doi: 10.1080/14656566.2017.1403583, Lange, P., Marott, J. L., Vestbo, J., Olsen, K. R., Ingebrigtsen, T. S., Dahl, M., et al. 1, 251–259. Med. Main published studies on LABA/LAMA single inhaler for COPD. LABA Selective B2 agonist. Until now, the experiences reported in the daily clinical practice have given encouraging results, but we should keep the guard high in the detection of possible tolerance problems, especially in complex patients with multiple associated diseases usually excluded from clinical trials. Obstruct. The FDA approved dose for GLY/IND in the US is 15.6/27.5 μg TD based on the FLIGHT1 and FLIGHT2 studies (Mahler et al., 2015) while in the European Union the approved dose for GLY/IND is 50/110 μg OD. Med. Pulmon. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1516385, Wedzicha, J. N. Engl. PMDIs are therefore not breath-activated and require the user to coordinate pressing down the canister and inhaling the medication. It is necessary spending few words on the role of adding ICS to the LABA/LAMA combinations in some particular COPD patient categories. Respir. Once-daily umeclidinium/vilanterol 125/25 mcg in COPD: a randomized, controlled study. Vilanterol is another LABA with a quick onset of action, however, ICS/LABA inhalers containing vilanterol have not been studied as single inhaler treatment and are not indicated for this use. Recommendations on the … doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2015.04.018, D’Urzo, A. D., Rennard, S. I., Kerwin, E. M., Mergel, V., Leselbaum, A. R., and Caracta, C. F. (2014). J. Pharm. Med. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(17)30188-5, Vogelmeier, C., Hederer, B., Glaab, T., Schmidt, H., Rutten-van Mölken, M. P., Beeh, K. M., et al. Clusters of comorbidities based on validated objective measurements and systemic inflammation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Lung Disease Research Group, Departments of Pharmacology and Medicine, … Cochrane Database Syst. N. Engl. J. Chron. J. Ipratropium bromide monohydrate. Pulm. For these reasons, long-acting β 2-agonists (LABA) were developed in the 1980s. TIO/OLO 5/5 μg differed significantly from TIO 5 μg monotherapy in terms of pulmonary function [FEV1 area under curve (AUC)0–24, FEV1 AUC0–12, and FEV1 AUC12–24] and reducing symptoms of dyspnea (TDI and HRQ). 1 2 Their unique mechanism of action results in a combination of both bronchodilator and anti-inflammatory effects. TIO/OLO 5/5 mg is formulated in the Respimat®soft-mist inhaler (SMI) commercialized under the name of Spiolto®(EU) or Stiolto®(US). 166, 1804–1814. The delivery of the formulation is consequent an active process usually initiated by an inhalation maneuvre of the patient; then the drug formulation is de-agglomerated or dispersed in an aerosol of small and inhalable particles of active agent and excipients. Received: 18 October 2018; Accepted: 29 March 2019;Published: 25 April 2019. Mechanism of Action BREO ELLIPTA: Since BREO ELLIPTA contains both fluticasone furoate and vilanterol, the mechanisms of action described below for the individual components apply to BREO ELLIPTA. A pooled analysis of these two trials (Bateman et al., 2015) revealed that 400/12 combination improved TDI focal score, HQRL, overall night-time and early-morning symptom severity versus placebo and both monotherapies at Week 24 (all p < 0.05). Expert Opin. 26, 214–222. Conclusions of that meta-analysis should be interpreted with great caution because of differences in population studied, and differences in primary and co-primary outcomes. doi: 10.1080/17476348.2016.1184976, Man, K. N., Tian, Z., Lam, D. C.-L., Wan, J. M. F., and Tan-Un, K. C. (2018). Brochodilators combination used is GLY/IND.   Synergy would be beneficial as a greater degree of bronchodilation could potentially be achieved at lower doses of the individual components thus minimizing side effects. [24], On February 18, 2011, the FDA issued a safety alert for long-acting β agonists. J. Chron. (2017b). Effect of inhaler design variables on paediatric use of dry powder inhalers. Marvell 22 Sep 2009. AR, VF, FP, and PP contributed to various parts of the text and wrote the manuscript. The recent study conducted by Man et al. Authors reported that triple therapy significantly reduced the rate of moderate-to-severe exacerbations compared with GLY/IND, without increasing the risk of pneumonia. Another (Maleki-Yazdi et al., 2014) 24-week, multicenter, randomized, blinded, double-dummy, parallel-group study Phase III study compared UMEC/VIL 62.5/25 μg, to TIO 18 μg OD. Obstruct. Some of the LAMA/LABA combinations are provided in regimen of two administrations per day (ACL/FF disposable in US and EU, GLY/IND 15,6/27,5 μg disposable only in US, GLY/FF disposable only in US), others in OD formulations (UMEC/VIL and TIO/OLO both disposable in US and EU and GLY/IND 50/110 μg disposable only in EU). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0099304, Lipson, D. A., Barnhart, F., Brealey, N., Brooks, J., Criner, G. J., Day, N. C., et al. Gary P. Anderson. COPD is associated to dyspnea, cough, and sputum with lung hyperinflation. In a 6-week trial that enrolled more than 200 patients with COPD, TIO/OLO 5/5 μg was significantly more effective than SAL/FP TD at improving pulmonary function (ENERGITO study) (Beeh et al., 2016). (2013, 2016) previously mentioned studies on combined LAMA/LABA versus monotherapies and LAMA/LABA versus ICS/LABA. Figure 1. Cochrane Database Syst. Indeed, adherence to therapy is strictly related to the patient’s confidence of regular inhalation of the drug (Rajan and Gogtay, 2014). Treatment (IMPACT) study will evaluate the efficacy and safety of FF/UMEC/VIL 100/62.5/25 μg versus FF/VIL 100/25 μg or UMEC/VIL 62.5/25 μg, over a 52-week treatment period on COPD D patients. Med. SMI is different from traditional nebuliser since it is portable and doesn’t require a power source to work because it’s activated mechanically. Copyright © 2019 Malerba, Foci, Patrucco, Pochetti, Nardin, Pelaia and Radaeli. This combinations have a synergistic effect rather than just being additive one (Tashkin and Ferguson, 2013). GOLD group D includes patients presenting high symptom severity and high exacerbation risk (Global initiative for chronic obstructive Lung disease [GOLD], 2018). (2016). Most of the inhalers for the LABA/LAMA associations are DPI except SMI for Stiolto® and pMDI for Bevespi®. Br. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(18)30206-X, Pascoe, S. J., Lipson, D. A., Locantore, N., Barnacle, H., Brealey, N., Mohindra, R., et al. 18, 1833–1843. J. Pharmacol. Long acting muscarinic antagonists such as tiotropium (TIO), umeclidinium (UMEC), and glycopyrronium (GLY) are long acting drugs and are dosed once a day, while aclidinium (ACL) is dosed twice a day. Synergy is defined as the drug combination having a greater effect than would be expected from the mono-components alone. In particular, it has been documented that montelukast can cause bronchodilation as soon as within 2 hours of oral administration. In these studies, over 10,000 patients have been involved, for simplicity we consider only the dosage of 5/5 μg OD that is recommended and available on market. Satisfaction varies with the age of patients; younger patients gave higher scores to Ellipta® than Breezhaler® for “ease of operation” and “handling time,” and this results suggest that handling procedures of Ellipta®could be difficult for the older population (Svedsater et al., 2013; Komase et al., 2014). doi: 10.1517/17425247.2013.808186, van Noord, J. (2017). Moreover LAMA/LABA direct comparison in head-to-head trials would be suggested. It is generally assumed that the primary role of the LABA is to augment the anti-inflammatory actions of the CS, by the mechanisms described in the preceding sections.83 However, CS can also augment the anti-inflammatory actions of LABAs, consistent with synergistic interactions between the two components. At week 24, significant differences in change from baseline in the trough FEV1 for GLY/FF vs. placebo, GP, and FF were seen in both PINNACLE-1 and PINNACLE-2. These differences in mechanism of action are reflected in the kinetics of airway smooth muscle relaxation and bronchodilation in asthmatic patients. Increased cyclic AMP levels cause relaxation of … 9, 1365–1375. Respir. (2016). This Ther. By binding, the receptor passes into the nucleus to bind to glucocorticoid-response elements. Drug Discov. Respir. Table 1. It is necessary to underline that the various LAMA/LABA combinations available on the market are provided in a single fixed dose regimen, which allows poor treatment flexibility and the impossibility of administering different doses to different patients (e.g., in the presence of relevant differences in BMI in patients routinely excluded from large clinical trials). In this case it’s mandatory to evaluate or re-evaluate comorbidities that could be responsible of the poor symptoms’ control and affect the patient’s prognosis (Lange et al., 2012; Agustí, 2013). Glycopyrronium/Indacaterol (Ultibro®), Tiotropium bromide/Olodaterol (Spiolto®), Umeclidinium/Vilanterol (Anoro®), and Aclidinium/Formoterol (Duaklir® Genuair®, Brimica® Genuair®) are available in the European Union (Table 1). Soc. Ellipta® (GlaxoSmithKline, Brentford, United Kingdom) is a pre-metered multidose, breath-actuated DPI; bronchodilators combinations used is UMEC/VIL (Komase et al., 2014). 1, 199–209. Leukotriene receptor antagonists (LTRA) are a new class of drugs for asthma treatment, available in tablet form. (2017). doi: 10.2147/COPD.S95055, Berton, D. C., Reis, M., Siqueira, A. C. B., Barroco, A. C., Takara, L. S., Bravo, D. M., et al. Formoterol and tiotropium compared with tiotropium alone for treatment of COPD. LABA/LAMA combinations versus LAMA monotherapy or LABA/ICS in COPD: a systematic review and meta-analysis. (2014). Gary P. Anderson. doi: 10.1016/j.drudis.2016.07.009, Montuschi, P., Malerba, M., Santini, G., and Miravitlles, M. (2014). The scientific rationale for combining long-acting beta2-agonists and muscarinic antagonists in COPD. They are designed to reduce the need for shorter-acting β2 agonists such as salbutamol (albuterol), as they have a duration of action of approximately 12 hours in comparison with the 4-to-6-hour duration of salbutamol, making them candidates for sparing high doses of corticosteroids[citation needed] or treating nocturnal asthma and providing symptomatic improvement in patients with COPD. On two separate days 18 μg TIO and 18 μg TIO plus 12 μg FF (single dose) were administered via pressurized metered dose inhalers. [Role of bronchodilators in therapy for COPD-mechanisms of LABA and LAMA on airway smooth muscle]. (2017). Mechanism of action of ... On the contrary, in asthma the safe use of LABA can only be assured if used in combination with an inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) in adequate dosage, preferably in a single inhaler device . (2012). Salmeterol is the result of a specific research program designed to achieve prolonged duration of action by molecular modification of the short-acting β2-agonists salbutamol. Background Nowadays there is a considerable gap in knowledge concerning the mechanism(s) by which long-acting β2 agonists (LABAs) and long-acting muscarinic antagonists (LAMAs) interact to induce bronchodilation. 18:125. doi: 10.1186/s12931-017-0601-2, Montuschi, P., and Ciabattoni, G. (2015). Once-daily LABA are currently called ultra-LABA. (2018). J. Chron. They are designed to reduce the need for shorter-acting β2 agonists such as salbutamol (albuterol), as they have a duration of action of approximately 12 hours in comparison with the 4-to-6-hour duration of salbutamol, making the… Lung Disease Research Group, Departments of Pharmacology and Medicine, University of Melbourne, Parkville, 3010 VIC, Australia . Am. Summary of Pharmacologic Attributes of Selected β2-agonists β2-agonists Selectivity ratio Onset of action Duration of action (β1:β2 receptors) (minutes) (hours)Isoprenaline 1:1 2-5 < 20 minutesAlbuterol 1:1375 2-3 4-6Fenoterol 1:120 2-4 4-6Terbutaline nd 2-4 4-6Salmeterol 1:85000 30 > 12Formoterol 1:120 2-3 > 12 Sorkness CA. However, a number of questions is still pending and under debate. [2] They should not be used without an accompanying steroid due to an increased risk of severe symptoms, including exacerbation in both children and adults. In that situation, a dual-bronchodilator therapy consisting of LAMA and LABA is a good option. Inhalation devices can be distinguished in three types: pressurized metered dose inhalers (pMDIs), dry powder inhalers (DPIs) and, recently, soft mist inhaler (SMI, Boehringer Ingelheim). Acl/Ff FDC fixed dose are numerous ] Large laba mechanism of action studies are ongoing to provide more information cornerstones! 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