Befree 400mg Tablet

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Composition for Befree 400mg Tablet

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79.07
₹7.91/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Befree Tablet

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Uses of Befree Tablet

Befree 400mg Tablet is used in the treatment of asthma prophylaxis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
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Side effects of Befree Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Abdominal upset, Restlessness.

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How to use Befree Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Befree 400mg Tablet at a fixed time.
Avoid Befree 400mg Tablet with caffeine and chocolate as well as food containing caffeine and chocolate such as tea leaves, cocoa beans.

How Befree Tablet works

Befree 400mg tablet is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles of the airways. This opens the airways and makes breathing easier.

In Depth Information on Befree Tablet

Expert advice for Befree Tablet

  • It is better to take Befree in the evening around 7-8 pm for protection against asthma symptoms throughout the night.
  • Befree will not work for sudden wheezing or asthma attacks once they start. Always keep a fast-acting (rescue) inhaler with you.
  • Not as effective as steroid inhalers for asthma.
  • Do not discontinue use without consulting your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Notify your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with the kidney, liver or heart disease, or have a smoking history. Your dose may need to be adjusted.
  • Taking Befree can reduce the requirement of steroids by 50%.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Befree 400mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Befree 400mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human
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
SAFE
Befree 400mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Befree
400mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Befree
400mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Frequently asked questions for Befree 400mg Tablet

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Befree is a new generation long-acting oral bronchodilator. It is a methyxanthine derivative.
Befree inhibits an enzyme called phosphodiesterase which results in bronchodilation (dilation or widening of the airways in the lungs by relaxing the surrounding smooth muscle). It is used for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). COPD is a lung disease characterized by chronic obstruction of lung airflow that interferes with normal breathing and is not fully reversible.
Befree is not an antibiotic. Befree is a bronchodilator used for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Befree is not a steroid. Befree is a bronchodilator used for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Befree is a bronchodilator used for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
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