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Composition for Budeflam AQ NA Aquanase

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Medicine Overview of Budeflam AQ Aquanase


Uses of Budeflam AQ Aquanase

BUDEFLAM AQ AQUANASE is used in the treatment of allergic disorders and asthma.

Side effects of Budeflam AQ Aquanase


Throat irritation, Hoarseness of voice, Cough.


How to use Budeflam AQ Aquanase

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Blow your nose gently. Insert the bottle tip into one nostril and close the other nostril. Keep the head upright. Breath in while pressing the bottle. Repeat in other nostril.

How Budeflam AQ Aquanase works

BUDEFLAM AQ AQUANASE is a corticosteroid. It acts by stopping the release of certain natural substances in the body that are responsible for inflammation.

In Depth Information on Budeflam AQ Aquanase

Expert advice for Budeflam AQ Aquanase

  • Budeflam aq ‘dampens down’ inflammation in the lungs to provide long-term (maintenance) treatment of asthma and prevent disease progression.
  • Budeflam aq will not work for an ongoing asthma attack. Use your rescue inhaler to control sudden difficulty in breathing.
  • Learn the correct technique of using metered dose inhalers (MDI) and dry powder inhalers (DPI) to ensure that the right amount of medication reaches your lungs, and side effects are minimized.
  • Gargle with warm water after each inhalation to avoid any fungal infections in your mouth and throat.
  • Take it at the same time every day to prevent asthma attacks.
  • Do not open and close the cover unnecessarily as you will lose the medicine.
  • Never breathe out into the mouthpiece.
  • Only minuscule amounts of Budeflam aq may get absorbed into the bloodstream after inhalation. Hence, serious side effects such or weight gain are unlikely.
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Budeflam AQ Aquanase related warnings
Special precautions for Budeflam AQ Aquanase
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BUDEFLAM AQ AQUANASE 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.
BUDEFLAM AQ AQUANASE is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
BUDEFLAM AQ AQUANASE does not usually affect your ability to drive.
BUDEFLAM AQ AQUANASE is probably safe to use in patients wit
h kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of BUDEFLAM AQ AQUANASE may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
BUDEFLAM AQ AQUANASE should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of BUDEFLAM AQ AQUANASE may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of BUDEFLAM AQ AQUANASE is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease as the data available in these patients is very limited.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Budeflam AQ Aquanase

Frequently asked questions about Budesonide

Q. Does budesonide inhaler contain steroids?
Yes. Budesonide inhaler is a steroid drug used mainly to control an asthma attack
Q. Is budesonide safe?
Yes. Budesonide is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, please consult your doctor
Q. Is budesonide same as Pulmicort?
Yes. Pulmicort is a brand name of budesonide
Q. Are budesonide and albuterol same?
No. Budesonide is different from albuterol which is a beta-receptor agonist drug. Both are usedto treat asthma
Q. Can I take ibuprofen/prednisolone/Benadryl with budesonide?
Budesonide can be taken with ibuprofen or Benadryl only if advised by your doctor. Prednisolone is another steroid medication and generally not taken along with other steroid like budesonide, so it is advisable to consult your doctor before taking prednisolone with budesonide
Q. Does budesonide cause weight loss/weight gain/hair loss/hyperactivity?
Budesonide may cause weight gain but not weight loss, hyperactivity or hair loss and increased hair growth on face. If you notice any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Q. Does budesonide cure cough?
Budesonide can cure cough related to asthma or allergic diseases of nose, throat or chest
Q. Does it help in croup?
It is not used for croup
Q. Is budesonide safe for infants?
It is advisable to consult your doctor before giving budesonide to an infant or child.

Substitutes for Budeflam AQ

No substitutes found for this medicine
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