Medicine Overview of Tetrasma Tablet
Side effects of Tetrasma Tablet
Tremor, Headache, Restlessness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Palpitations.
How to use Tetrasma 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. Tetrasma 2.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Tetrasma Tablet works
Tetrasma 2.5mg Tablet is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and makes breathing easier.
In Depth Information on Tetrasma Tablet
Expert advice for Tetrasma Tablet
- This drug may make you dizzy or drowsy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires alertness until you are sure you can perform such activities safely.
- Limit alcoholic beverages.
- Avoid smoking and smoke prone places.
- Do not use terbutaline if you are allergic to terbutaline or to other drugs such as epinephrine, albuterol.
- Consult your doctor before taking terbutaline if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding.
Special precautions for Tetrasma 2.5mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Tetrasma 2.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Tetrasma 2.5mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Huma+more
n 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....
Tetrasma 2.5mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Tetrasma 2.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patient+more
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tetrasma 2.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Tetrasm+more
a 2.5mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Atmosril 25mg Tablet, Dexadran 4mg Injection, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Tetrasma 2.5mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Terbutaline
Q. Is terbutaline a steroid/ corticosteroid/ a catecholamine/ a narcotic/ cough syrup?
Terbutaline (also available as Bricanyl, Brozedex and in combination as Asthakind) belongs to a class of medications called beta agonists. It is used to prevent and treat wheezing, cough, shortness of breath, and chest tightness caused by asthma, chronic bronchitis, and emphysema. It is not a corticosteroid, catecholamine or a narcotic
Tetrasma is FDA approved drug and available only by prescription given by your doctor
Q. Is Bricanyl the same as Ventolin/ better than Ventolin?
Terbutaline (Bricanyl) and salbutamol (Ventolin) belongs to same category of drugs with similar action, but their effect may vary upon individual response
Q. Is Bricanyl a preventer or reliever?
Terbutaline (Bricanyl) is a reliever inhaler, as it relieves asthma attack
Q. Does Tetrasma cause autism/ cause diarrhea/ cause hyperglycemia/ cause respiratory depression/ make you tired/ cause weight gain/ make you fat/ raise blood pressure?
Tetrasma may cause hyperglycemia and increased heart rate. It is not known to cause other side effects mentioned. However, consult your doctor if you experience any of the side effects when taking Tetrasma.
Substitutes for Tetrasma Tablet
Bricanyl 2.5mg Tablet