Durasal 8 mg Capsule


Overview

Uses of Durasal Capsule
Durasal 8 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Durasal Capsule side effects
Common
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Palpitations
  • Nervousness
  • Increased heart rate
  • Tremor
How to use Durasal Capsule
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. Durasal 8 mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.
How Durasal Capsule works
Durasal 8 mg Capsule is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and widens airways. This makes breathing easier.
Durasal Capsule related warnings
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Durasal 8 mg 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Durasal 8 mg Capsule 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.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Durasal 8 mg Capsule may cause side effects such as dizziness, increased or uneven heart rate, muscle cramps or muscle pain. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Durasal 8 mg Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Durasal 8 mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
What if you miss a dose of Durasal Capsule?
If you miss a dose of Durasal 8 mg Capsule, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Durasal with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Attera
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Theopin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Ducort, Defmark, Zacdef
MODERATE
Brand(s): Ranisol, Vepred, Catapred
MODERATE
Brand(s): Zencort-M, Welone, Rigapred
MODERATE
Brand(s): Darcort
MODERATE
Brand(s): Austril
MODERATE
Brand(s): Stacort
MODERATE
Brand(s): Dexamax, OD Dex, Adexa
MODERATE
Brand(s): Catrisol, Betaforte, Beta
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Durasal

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I am suffering from asthma. Any treatment here for fix this problem.Please give me remedy for asthma.thanx
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
https://www.1mg.com/otc/asthomap-tablets-otc3258641-1 Tablet after lunch & dinner, Take at least 1-2 months.take this medicine along with your treatmentDo yoga on daily baisis
My Father have allergic asthma from last 1 year. He examined many doctors but not recovered. Due to alergy he did not take rest in night please give your valuable suggestion and treatment
Dr. Anshum Aneja Arora
Lungs Specialist
is he on regular medications/inhalers. get spirometry done and if he has been prescribed inhalers ask him to continue those
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FAQs

Q. Does Durasal cause drowsiness/ increased heart rate/ increase blood pressure/ weight gain?
Durasal 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 any of such side effects.
Q. Does Durasal relieve symptoms of coughing, wheezing, and breathlessness?
Yes, Durasal is effective in relieving acute symptoms of coughing, wheezing, and breathlessness.
Q. Is Durasal a steroid/ an antibiotic/ a cough syrup/ a betablocker/ contains steroid/ addictive/ a rescue inhaler?
Durasal (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 Durasal need prescription?
Yes. Durasal is available only by prescription
Q. Is Durasal safe/ safe for babies?
Durasal is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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