Medicine Overview of Tiomist Respicap
Side effects of Tiomist Respicap
Headache, Nausea, Dizziness, Dry mouth, Cough, Throat irritation.
How to use Tiomist Respicap
Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Tiomist 18mcg Respicap at a fixed time.
How Tiomist Respicap works
Tiomist 18mcg respicap works by decreasing the activity of acetylcholine on the lung. This relaxes and opens up the air passages to make breathing easier.
In Depth Information on Tiomist Respicap
Expert advice for Tiomist Respicap
- Talk to your doctor if you suffer from increased eyeball pressure (glaucoma), prostate problems, have difficulty passing urine or suffer from kidney diseases.
- Do not use tiotropium to treat a sudden attack of breathlessness in asthma or COPD.
- Seek immediate medical attention if you develop allergic reactions such as rash, swelling and breathlessness after administration of tiotropium.
- Do not allow the inhalation powder from capsule to enter your eye as this may worsen narrow angle glaucoma causing eye pain, blurred vision, seeing halos around lights, reddening of eyes etc.
Special precautions for Tiomist 18mcg Respicap
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tiomist 18mcg Respicap may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Tiomist 18mcg Respicap is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
Monitor the baby for dry mouth, constipation, and urinary problems....
Monitor the baby for dry mouth, constipation, and urinary problems.
It is not known whether Tiomist 18mcg Respicap alters the ab+more
ility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Tiomist 18mcg Respicap is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment....
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
If you miss a dose of Tiotropium, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Tiomist 18mcg Respicap
Frequently asked questions for Tiotropium
Tiomist is anticholinergic drug which opens the airways and makes it easier to get air in and out of the lungs, thereby relieving breathlessness. It doesn't contain steroid, opiate or narcotic components
Q. Is tiotropium the same as ipratropium?
Tiotropium is not same as ipratropium
However, they belong to the same class, have the same mechanism of action, and act similarly to relieve breathlessness. Tiomist is available in generic form
Tiomist is not known to cause weight gain
Tiomist is not a long acting beta agonist (LABA). It is a long acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA) which acts on muscarinic receptors on the smooth muscles of airways, opens the airways and makes it easier to get air in and out of the lungs, thereby relieving breathlessness.
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