Levostar Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Levostar Tablet

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Uses of Levostar Tablet

Levostar Tablet is used in the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
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Side effects of Levostar Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Levostar Tablet

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 can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Levostar Tablet at a fixed time.

How Levostar Tablet works

Levostar tablet is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and makes breathing easier.

In Depth Information on Levostar Tablet

Expert advice for Levostar Tablet

  • Oral Levosalbutamol should be used with caution in patients with high blood pressure and heart diseases.
  • Levosalbutamol may cause a fall in blood potassium levels, potassium levels may have to be monitored especially if other drugs like theophylline, aminophylline, corticosteroids and diuretics (medicines which increase urine output) are used together.
  • If you need more than required dose of oral Levosalbutamol, it could be indication of worsening asthma, in such cases you need to consult doctor.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Levostar Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Levostar Tablet 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
Levostar Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human stud
ies 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
SAFE
Levostar Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Levosta
r Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Levosta
r Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Atmosril 25mg Tablet, Dexadran 4mg Injection, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Levosalbutamol / Levalbuterol, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Levostar NA Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Levosalbutamol / Levalbuterol

Q. Is Levosalbutamol steroid?
No. It belongs to a class of drugs called beta agonists. It relaxes the muscles in the walls of the airways, opens them and thereby eases breathing in patients who have reversible obstructive airway disease like asthma, or some cases of chronic bronchitis
Q. What is Levosalbutamol syrup?
Levosalbutamol syrup is available for oral use to prevent and treat breathlessness in patients of asthma or chronic bronchitis. It contains 1 mg of Levosalbutamol per 5 ml of syrup.

Substitutes for Levostar

No substitutes found for this medicine
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