Description Of FORACORT INHALER 400
Foracort-400 Inhaler is a attachment pills used to relieve symptoms such as wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, breathing strain, coughing, etc.caused by asthma. This medicine is not recommended for use in patients less than 6 years of age. This medicine is used only for the maintenance treatment of asthma and is not useful for treating an acute attack.
FORACORT INHALER 400 Chemical Name
FORACORT INHALER 400 Manufactured
- Budesonide (400 mcg)
- Formoterol (6 mcg)
Uses of FORACORT INHALER 400
What is FORACORT INHALER 400?
- Maintenance nursing of bronchoconstriction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
- Prevention of exercise-induced bronchospasm
- Mild to moderate active crohn’s disease
- Maintenance of clinical remission of mild to moderate crohn’s illness
How FORACORT INHALER 400 working
Foracort 400 Inhaler is a combination of two medicines: Formoterol and Budesonide. Formoterol is a long-acting bronchodilator which toil by comfortable the muscles in the airways and widens the airways. Budesonide is a steroid. It works by stopping the release of certain chemical messengers that reason inflammation (swelling) of the airways. Together, they make breathing easier.
HOW TO USE FORACORT 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 freeing the medicine and hold your breath for 10 seconds.
FORACORT INHALER 400 Dosage
The missed dose should be inhaled as soon as possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it is aforehand time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra pills to make up for the missed dose.
Seek emergency medical nursing or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
Adverse effects Of FORACORT INHALER 400
- Body pain
- Difficulty in breathing
- Unusual tiredness or weakness
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of FORACORT INHALER 400
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of tuberculosis, infections, diabetes, increased eye pressure, high blood pressure, weak bones, stomach ulcer, who are taking other medications, bleeding problems, cataracts, or liver disease, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Patient may develop with extreme fatigue or weakness, if it is so consult with your MD.
Do not stop this medicine without your healthcare provider’s advice.
Storage Conditions for FORACORT INHALER 400
Store it at space temperature (25°C), and in an airtight container