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Quikhale FB 400 Inhaler


Overview

Introduction

Quikhale FB 400 Inhaler is used to treat asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder. It stops the release of certain chemical messengers that cause inflammation of the airways. It also helps in relaxing the muscles of the air passages, thus widening them and making it easier to breathe.

Quikhale FB 400 Inhaler is for inhalation purpose only. Follow all the guidelines of your doctor before using it. Before you start using this medicine, inform the doctor if you are suffering from any severe medical condition. It may cause some side effects like tremors, insomnia, and dry mouth.

Quikhale FB Inhaler side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Respiratory tract infection
  • Hoarseness of voice
  • Fungal infections in the mouth
  • Cough
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain
  • Increased heart rate

How to use Quikhale FB 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 Quikhale FB Inhaler works

Quikhale FB 400 Inhaler is a combination of two medicines: Formoterol and Budesonide. Formoterol is a long-acting bronchodilator which works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and widens the airways. Budesonide is a steroid. It works by stopping the release of certain chemical messengers that cause inflammation (swelling) of the airways. Together, they make breathing easier.

Quikhale FB Inhaler related warnings

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Quikhale FB 400 Inhaler. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Quikhale FB 400 Inhaler may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Quikhale FB 400 Inhaler is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • It contains two medicines in one inhaler for control of long term asthma and COPD symptoms.
  • It does not relieve sudden symptoms. Always use a rescue inhaler to treat sudden symptoms.
  • Tell your doctor immediately if your breathing problem worsens, or if rescue inhaler does not relieve symptoms.
  • Do not discontinue unless advised by your doctor.
  • Rinse your mouth with water after each use to prevent infections in the mouth and throat.
  • Carry your rescue inhaler wherever you go.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Quikhale FB

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I m a chronic patient of asthma .please advice me for inhaler.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Can't advise online
Sir I have asthma and I am suffering alot from. Last 1 month I have asthma from over 15 years but now it is more problematic There is a new inhaler I cam to know namely SEQUADRA I would like to ask can i use this in my asthma problem or is it only for COPD PATIENTS or is also effective in asthma please advice
Dr. Ankit Soni
Homeopathy
Please consult a Chest Physician He will prescribe you medicine that will be appropriate for your treatment do not indulge into self medication it can be dangerous
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FAQs

Q. What is Quikhale FB prescribed for?

Quikhale FB is prescribed to treat Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Asthma. The symptoms may include wheezing, shortness of breath, and breathing difficulties.

Q. Can I stop taking Quikhale FB when my symptoms are relieved?

No, do not stop taking Quikhale FB. If you stop taking Quikhale FB, your symptoms may come back and may lead to serious complications. Take your medicine as advised by your doctor.

Q. Will Quikhale FB be more effective if taken in more than recommended dose?

No, taking more of this medicine will not make it more effective, rather it can lead to increased side effects. If the symptoms are not getting relieved by the recommended doses, please consult the doctor for re-evaluation.

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Quikhale FB?

Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. When can I drink water after taking Quikhale FB?

There are no restrictions on drinking water after taking Quikhale FB. However, it is better to rinse your mouth before drinking water to avoid ingestion of this medicine.

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References
  1. Budesonide/formoterol fumarate dihydrate. AstraZeneca; 2018. [Accessed 19 Apr. 2019 (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Budesonide + Formoterol fumarate dihydrate. Capability Green: AstraZeneca UK Limited,; 15 May 2001 [revised 6 Dec. 2018]. [Accessed 19 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Budesonide + Formoterol fumarate dihydrate. Capability Green: AstraZeneca UK Limited; 20 Mar. 2003 [revised 6 Dec. 2018]. [Accessed 19 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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Chinubhai Centre, Off. Nehru Bridge, Ashram Road, Ahmedabad - 380009. Gujarat. India.
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