Durasal 8mg Capsule CR

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Composition for Durasal 8mg Capsule CR

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6.7
₹0.67/Capsule CR
10 capsule cr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Durasal Capsule CR

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Uses of Durasal Capsule CR

Durasal 8mg Capsule CR is used in the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
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Side effects of Durasal Capsule CR

Common

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

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How to use Durasal Capsule CR

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 is better to take Durasal 8mg Capsule CR empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Durasal Capsule CR works

Durasal 8mg capsule cr is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and makes breathing easier.

In Depth Information on Durasal Capsule CR

Expert advice for Durasal Capsule CR

  • 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Durasal 8mg Capsule CR
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Durasal 8mg Capsule CR 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
Durasal 8mg Capsule CR is safe to use during lactation. Hum
an 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.

Durasal 8mg Capsule CR 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 Durasal
8mg Capsule CR in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Durasal
8mg Capsule CR in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Atmosril 25mg Tablet, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet, Pericort 4mg 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 for Durasal 8mg Capsule CR

Frequently asked questions for Salbutamol / Albuterol

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
Yes. Durasal is available only by prescription
Durasal is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
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 such side effects.
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Substitutes for Durasal

No substitutes found for this medicine
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