DURASAL 8MG CAPSULE

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Composition FOR DURASAL 8mg capsule

Salbutamol(8mg)

food interaction for DURASAL capsule

alcohol interaction for DURASAL capsule

pregnancy interaction for DURASAL capsule

lactation interaction for DURASAL capsule

medicine interaction for DURASAL capsule

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alcohol
pregnancy
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It is better to take Durasal 8mg capsule empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Durasal 8mg capsule 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.
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR DURASAL 8mg capsule

    Salbutamol(8mg)

    Durasal capsule uses

    Durasal 8mg capsule is used in the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (copd).

    How durasal capsule works

    The Durasal 8mg capsule works by relaxing the muscles in the walls of the airways. This opens the airways and makes breathing easier.

    Common side effects of durasal capsule

    Cough, Respiratory tract inflammation, Throat irritation, Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain, Respiratory tract infection.

    SUBSTITUTES FOR DURASAL capsule

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    Expert advice FOR DURASAL capsule

    • 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 DURASAL 8mg capsule

    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
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    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.

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    Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)