Asthavent 2.5mg Respules

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Composition for Asthavent 2.5mg Respules

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Medicine Overview of Asthavent Respules

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Uses of Asthavent Respules

Asthavent 2.5mg Respules is used in the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
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Side effects of Asthavent Respules

Common

Tremor, Headache, Restlessness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Palpitations.

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How to use Asthavent Respules

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Twist off the top of the respule/transpule and squeeze all the liquid into the nebulizer. It should be used right away after opening.

How Asthavent Respules works

Asthavent 2.5mg Respules is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and makes breathing easier.

In Depth Information on Asthavent Respules

Expert advice for Asthavent Respules

  • 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.
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Asthavent Respules related warnings
Special precautions for Asthavent Respules
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Asthavent 2.5mg Respules 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Asthavent 2.5mg Respules is safe to use during lactation. H
uman studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Asthavent 2.5mg Respules may cause side effects such as dizziness, increased or uneven heart rate, muscle cramps or muscle pain. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Asthave
nt 2.5mg Respules in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Asthave
nt 2.5mg Respules in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Atmosril 25mg Tablet, Dexadran 4mg Injection, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Salbutamol / Albuterol, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Asthavent Respules

Frequently asked questions about Salbutamol / Albuterol

Asthavent (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
Yes. Asthavent is available only by prescription
Asthavent is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Asthavent 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.
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