Foracort Inhaler 6/100 mcg Formoterol & Budesonide
|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Offer|
|1 Inhaler/s||US$ 8.66||US$ 8.66||
|2 Inhaler/s||US$ 8.67||US$ 17.33||
|3 Inhaler/s||US$ 8.66||US$ 25.99||
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|US Brand Name||Symbicort Inhaler|
|Strength||6/100 mcg (120 Doses)|
|Generic Name||Formoterol Fumarate and Budesonide|
Description of the drug
The active ingredients of the drug are Budesonide and Formoterol. It is used mainly for the treatment of asthma. Sometimes it is used in the treatment of various allergies of throat, nose or lungs. You can purchase Foracort Inhaler 6/100 mcg online also.
Indications and Usage
The medicine is used in the treatment, prevention, control, and improvement of the following disease such as:
- Shortness of breath
- Parkinson's disease
- Hormonal problems
Dosage and Administration
The recommended dose for patients 18 years and above is 1 to 2 inhalation of the medicine twice daily with maximum of 4 inhalations twice daily.
-Method of Administration:
You need to shake the canister before use. After that remove the cap of the inhaler, breathe out fully, put the mouthpiece into your mouth and close your lips. Breathe in slowly while pushing down on the canister. You need to hold your breath for at least 10 seconds before breathing out slowly.
If the medicine is to be used more than once at a time, then you need to wait for at least 1 minute before using the second inhalation. It is advisable to always rinse your mouth after use.
In case you have missed a dose, then take it as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is time for you next scheduled dose. Never use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
An overdose of medicine can cause harm to your body. Hence, consult with your doctor on the next course of action in case an overdose happens.
Forms and Strengths
- Form: Inhaler
- Strength: 6/100 mcg
The medicine is contraindicated in people who have an allergy to the ingredients.
Warnings and precautions
- You must not take the medicine if you are allergic to the main ingredient of the drug or to any other ingredients.
- You must not drink alcohol when you are being treated with the medicine.
- It is advisable not to indulge in activity that requires high level of alertness such as operating heavy machinery, driving and other such activities.
- Tell your doctor in case you are pregnant, planning to be pregnant or breast feeding your baby.
- The medicine is to be used only for the purpose for which it is specified and not for any other purpose.
- Do not share your medicine with anyone else even if the person is suffering from the same symptoms.
Some of the common side effects of the medicine include:
- Back pain
- Mid stomach pain
- Muscle pain
- Bloody Diarrhoea
- Muscle crams
Uncontrollable movements of any part of the body
This is not a complete list of side effects that may happen. There may be other side effects also.
Some medicines if taken along with Foracort Inhaler may increase or decrease the activity of the medicine. Hence, it is advisable to discuss with your doctor if you are taking any medicines currently so that drug interaction does not happen. Here is a list of medicines that may interact with Foracort Inhaler:
This is not a complete list of medicines that may interact. There may be other medicines as well.
The active ingredients of the drug are Budesonide and Formoterol. The medicine works by relaxing and widening the muscles of the air passages. It also works by reducing inflammation and swelling in the nose, lungs, throat and intestine.
The medicine should be stored in a cool and dry place away from heat, light and moisture.
The manufacturer of the medicine is Cipla, a renowned pharmaceutical company.
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