|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Offer|
|1 Inhaler||US$ 15.02||US$ 15.02||
|2 Inhaler||US$ 15.02||US$ 30.03||
|3 Inhaler||US$ 15.02||US$ 45.05||
|US Brand Name||Pulmicort Inhaler|
Description of the drug
The active ingredient of the drug is Budesonide. It is mainly used in treating asthma. You can buy Budecort Inhaler - 100 mcg online also.
Indications and Usage
Many people suffer from shortness of breath and wheezing. The medicine is used to prevent and control symptoms caused by asthma. The medicine belongs to the class of drugs known as corticosteroids and works by making breathing easy as it reduces swelling and irritation of the airways.
Dosage and Administration
Usually for children 1 to 2 puffs twice a day is recommended. In case of adults 1 to 4 puffs twice a day should be taken. This may vary from person to person and the dose will be fixed after taking into consideration several factors such as age, weight, severity of condition, response to treatment, drug interaction and so on.
-Method of Administration:
Before using the inhaler ensure that the mouthpiece is dirt free and clean. The inhaler should be shaken before use. First you needed to breathe out completely, put the mouthpiece in your mouth close your lips, take a deep breath through mouth and then press the canister to get the puff. Remove the inhaler and then continue to hold breath for 10 more seconds. Lastly breathe out through the nose.
If you miss a dose then you should take it as soon as you remember keeping in mind that there should be sufficient gap between two doses.
Take medical help as soon s possible in case of an overdose.
Forms and Strengths
- Form: Inhaler
- Strength: 100 mcg
The medicine is contraindicated in people who have an allergy to the ingredients.
Warnings and precautions
- Always check the mouthpiece before using it. It should be free from dirt and should be clean.
- Avoid coming in contact with those suffering from measles and chicken pox.
- The drug takes some time before giving relief. Hence it is not to be used during acute asthma attack.
- Do not share the medicine with anyone even if the person is suffering from the same symptoms.
- Use the medicine only for the purpose specified and not for any other purpose.
- Tell your doctor if you are suffering from any other ailments and if you are taking any other medicine.
Some of the common side effects of the medicine include:
- Sores in mouth
- Hoarse voice
- Oral thrush
- Pain in stomach
This is not a complete list of side effects that may happen. There may be other side effects as well. Tell your doctor in case the side effects become serious.
Tell your doctor about any prescription, non prescription, herbal, vitamin or over the counter medicines that you are using so that your doctor can check for any drug interaction.
Some of the medicines which may interact with Budecort are as follows:
This is not a complete list of medicines that may interact. There may be other medicines as well.
The active ingredient of the drug is Budesonide, which works by making breathing easy as it reduces swelling and irritation of the airways.
The medicine is to be stored in a cool and dry place away from heat, light and moisture. It is to be kept away from the reach of children.
The manufacturer of the medicine is Cipla, a renowned pharmaceutical company.