Salbair 2.5mg Transcaps

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Composition for Salbair 2.5mg Transcaps

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30 transcaps in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Salbair Transcaps

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Uses of Salbair Transcaps

Salbair 2.5mg Transcaps is used in the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
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Side effects of Salbair Transcaps

Common

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

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How to use Salbair Transcaps

Trancaps must not be swallowed. Check the label for directions before use. Place the capsule at the base of transhaler, not in the mouthpiece. Twist the mouthpiece completely until your hear a click and breathe in deeply through the mouthpiece. Hold your breath for up to 10 seconds. If some powder remains in the transhaler repeat the process.

How Salbair Transcaps works

Salbair 2.5mg transcaps is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and makes breathing easier.

In Depth Information on Salbair Transcaps

Expert advice for Salbair Transcaps

  • 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 Salbair 2.5mg Transcaps
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Salbair 2.5mg Transcaps 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
Salbair 2.5mg Transcaps is safe to use during lactation. Hu
man 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
SAFE
Salbair 2.5mg Transcaps does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Salbair
2.5mg Transcaps in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Salbair
2.5mg Transcaps 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 Levosalbutamol / Levalbuterol, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Salbair 2.5mg Transcaps

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.

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Substitutes for Salbair

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