Budate Transpules helps relieve cough if it is caused due to asthma. In children, it is used to relieve cough which sounds like ‘dog bark’. This cough is caused due to irritation and swelling of the airways which further makes the airways narrow. As a result, when your child tries to breathe through the narrow passage, it becomes hard to breathe and causes coughing. Budate Transpules helps to reduce this irritation and swelling of the airways.
Q. Is Budate Transpules safe?
Budate Transpules is safe if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Take it exactly as directed and do not skip any dose. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully and let your doctor know if any of the side effects bother you.
Q. Does Budate Transpules raise blood sugar?
Yes, if you are taking Budate Transpules orally, your blood sugar levels may increase. However, with Budate Transpules inhalers, an increase in the blood sugar levels is very rare but may increase only if very high doses are taken for a very long time.
Q. Does Budate Transpules cause bone loss?
Budate Transpules being a steroid tends to decrease bone density, but this is usually seen in patients who take Budate Transpules in high doses and for a very long time. Take Budate Transpules as per the doctor’s advice to decrease the chances of developing decreased bone density.
Q. Is Budate Transpules effective?
Budate Transpules is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Budate Transpules too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.
Q. Does Budate Transpules weaken the immune system?
Budate Transpules may weaken the immune system; however, it is more common in people who take Budate Transpules orally (tablet or capsule). Whereas, with Budate Transpules inhalation, the immune system weakens only if it is taken in very high doses for a very long time.
Q. What if I forget to take a dose of Budate Transpules?
If you forget a dose of Budate Transpules, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose in the prescribed time. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 27th May 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.