Entofoam 2gm Inhaler

icon
Cipla Ltd

Composition for Entofoam 2gm Inhaler

iconPrescription Required
536.5
1 Inhaler in 1 packet
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Entofoam Inhaler

uses

Uses of Entofoam Inhaler

Entofoam 2gm Inhaler is used in the treatment of severe allergic reaction, allergic disorders, cancer, skin disorders and eye disorders.
uses

Side effects of Entofoam Inhaler

Common

Electrolyte imbalance, Redistribution/accumulation of body fat, Increased risk of infection, Bone degradation, Skin scar, Behavioural changes, Altered bone growth, Increased blood pressure, Muscle disorders, Increased glucose level in blood, Cataract.

uses

How to use Entofoam Inhaler

Check the label for directions before use. Shake the inhaler. While you are breathing in from mouth, press down on the inhaler one time to release the medication and hold your breath for 10 seconds. Repeat until you have inhaled the number of puffs as suggested by the doctor.Afterwards, rinse your mouth thoroughly with water and spit it out.

How Entofoam Inhaler works

Hydrocortisone belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids. It prevents and treats the allergic and inflammatory reactions by decreasing the number of blood cells that cause inflammation and allergy. .

In Depth Information on Entofoam Inhaler

Expert advice for Entofoam Inhaler

Do not use these medicine: 
  • if you are allergic to hydrocortisone or any of the other ingredients in this medicine.
  • on broken or infected skin.
  • on the face or near your eyes.
  • on the anal or genital areas.
  • if you are pregnant.
Do not apply plasters or dressings over the cream. Do not use on children under 10 years, unless your doctor tells you to. Do not use for a duration more than that is prescribed by your doctor, especially in children. Do consult your doctor, if the skin condition does not improve after application at prescribed dose and duration. The injection can  may make you dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires alertness until you are sure you can perform such activities safely.The injection may mask signs of infection or put you at greater risk of developing very serious infections. Report to your doctor any injuries or signs of infection (e.g., persistent sore throat/cough/fever, pain during urination, muscle aches) that occur while using this medication or within 12 months after stopping it.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Entofoam 2gm Inhaler
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Entofoam 2gm Inhaler 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.
...
+more
Lactation
Entofoam 2gm Inhaler is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
...
+more
Driving
SAFE
Entofoam 2gm Inhaler does not usually affect your ability to drive.
None stated
Kidney
SAFE
Entofoam 2gm Inhaler is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Entofoam 2gm Inhaler is recommended.

However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
...
+more
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Entofoa
m 2gm Inhaler in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Related Articles

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Entofoam 2gm Inhaler

Frequently asked questions for Hydrocortisone

Q. Is hydrocortisone safe?
Hydrocortisone belongs to a class of medications called corticosteroids. Hydrocortisone is safe when used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is hydrocortisone same as cortisone, cort stim, cort s?
Cort s is proprietary (brand) name of hydrocortisone injection. Cortisone is other name of hydrocortisone. Cort stim is contracted (short) form for cortisol stimulation test
Q. Is hydrocortisone good for ringworm, cold sores, haemorrhoids, scars or burns?
No. Hydrocortisone is contraindicated in any condition where the skin is infected or inflamed
Q. Does hydrocortisone help in eczema, acne, hives, dry skin and thrush?
Hydrocortisone relieves the itching associated with eczema and local swelling and itching associated with hives. It should not be used in acne, dry skin and thrush
Q. Can I take ibuprofen, Tylenol or Benadryl with hydrocortisone?
NSAIDs like ibuprofen, Tylenol (acetaminophen), Benadryl (paracetamol, diphenhydramine, and phenylephrine) should not be taken if hydrocortisone is being taken orally. There is however little chance of interaction between hydrocortisone for local application and other drugs which are taken orally. Always follow the advice of the doctor regarding use of hydrocortisone ointment/cream and other medications.
+more

User Submitted Feedback For Entofoam 2gm Inhaler

Survey Participants: 2
Disclaimer
“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Entofoam 2gm Inhaler. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”

Substitutes for Entofoam

No substitutes found for this medicine
Top Physicians
Dr. Pooja Khosla
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.5
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
MBBS, Fellowship
4.1
Dr. Yoginder Gupta
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
5.0
4.4
cross img