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ASTHALIN CFC FREE 100 MCG INHALER

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MRP: Rs. 123.68 for 1 packet(s) (200 MDI inhaler each)
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Composition for ASTHALIN

Salbutamol(100 mcg)

food interaction for ASTHALIN

alcohol interaction for ASTHALIN

pregnancy interaction for ASTHALIN

lactation interaction for ASTHALIN

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
No interaction found
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Asthalin cfc free 100 mcg inhaler may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for ASTHALIN

Salbutamol(100 mcg)

Uses

Asthalin cfc free 100 mcg inhaler is used in the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD).

How it works

Asthalin cfc free 100 mcg inhaler is an adrenergic receptor (?2) agonist. It works by relaxing the muscles in the walls of the small airways in the lungs, which helps to open up the airways and make breathing easier.

Common side effects

Nervousness, Chest pain, Cough, Dizziness, Headache, Heartburn, Muscle cramp, Swelling, Skin rash, Tachycardia, Heart rate irregular, Tremor, Urticaria

Common Dosage for ASTHALIN CFC FREE 100 MCG INHALER

Patients taking ASTHALIN CFC FREE 100 MCG INHALER

  • 71%
    Once A Day
  • 13%
    Twice A Day
  • 10%
    Thrice A Day
  • 4%
    Four Times A Day
  • 1%
    Twice A Month
  • 1%
    Alternate Day

SUBSTITUTES for ASTHALIN

3 Substitutes
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  • VENTORLIN 100 MCG INHALER
    (200 MDI inhaler in packet)
    Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 0.53/MDI of inhaler
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    Rs. 105.27
    save 15% more per MDI of inhaler
  • BRONKONAT 100MCG INHALER
    (1 inhaler in packet)
    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    Rs. 80.85/inhaler
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    Rs. 80.85
    pay 12974% more per inhaler
  • DURASAL BREATHALER 100MCG INHALER
    (17 GM inhaler in packet)
    Raptakos Brett & Co Ltd
    Rs. 4.84/GM of inhaler
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    Rs. 82.23
    pay 682% more per GM of inhaler

Top Physicians

  • Dr. M. K. Singh
    MBBS, MD
    4.8
  • Dr. Prabhat Kumar Jha
    MBBS, MD
    4.7
  • Dr. Sushila Kataria
    MBBS, MD, Diploma
    4.6
  • Dr. Ashutosh Shukla
    MBBS, MD, Diploma, Fellowship
    4.6
  • Dr. Kartavya Shah
    MBBS, DNB
    4.2

Expert advice for ASTHALIN

  • Use salbutamol inhalation exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.
  • Always keep the inhaler upright during the loading of the dose and administration steps.
  • If you can feel a slightly sweet tasting powder in your mouth after inhaling, you have received the dose and the active substance has reached your lungs.
  • During use, regularly wipe the mouthpiece with a fibre-free tissue or soft cloth.
  • Always replace the inhaler cap after you have used the inhaler.
  • Always tell your doctor if you suffer from an over active thyroid gland.
  • Take special precaution if you experience chest pains.
  • Take special care with salbutamol if you suffer from any disease of the heart.

Frequently asked questions for ASTHALIN

Salbutamol

Q.Is salbutamol a steroid/ an antibiotic/ a cough syrup/ a betablocker/ contains steroid/ addictive/ a rescue inhaler?
Salbutamol (also available as Asthalin, Ventolin, Albuterol) is a beta receptor agonist used to prevent and treat wheezing, difficulty breathing, chest tightness, and coughing caused by lung diseases such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It is a rescue inhaler for asthma. It is not a steroid or contains steroid or an antibiotic. It is not an addictive drug

Q.Does salbutamol need prescription?
Yes. Salbutamol is available only by prescription

Q.Is salbutamol safe/ safe for babies?
Salbutamol is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q.Does salbutamol cause drowsiness/ increased heart rate/ increase blood pressure/ weight gain?
Salbutamol may cause light headedness, increased heart rate or increased blood pressure; however it is not known to cause drowsiness or weight gain. Consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.

What our users are saying about ASTHALIN CFC FREE 100 MCG INHALER

How effective is this medicine?

Effective
71%
Can't say
18%
Moderately effective
12%

Do you find this medicine expensive?

Yes
56%
No
44%

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Content on this page was last updated on 11 November, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)