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Budamate Forte Transcaps 30

Budamate Forte Transcaps 30


    • Rs. 241.00

    Uses :

    Formoterol Formoterol is used to treat symptoms of asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) such as wheezing, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. Formoterol is also used to treat bronchospasm in people with night-time asthma. Budesonide Budesonide is used to treat asthma. Budesonide is also used to prevent and treat various allergies of the nose, throat or the lungs.

    Mode of drug action

    Formoterol Formoterol drug belongs to a class of medications known as long-acting beta agonists. Formoterol helps in relaxing the muscles of the air passages, thereby widens them and makes it easier to breathe. Budesonide Budesonide is classified under a group of medicines known as corticosteroids. Budesonide controls the rate of protein synthesis. At the cellular level, the drug reverses the capillary permeability and lysosomal stabilization thereby prevents and controls the inflammation.

    What are the common side effects?

    Formoterol Formoterol side effects include nausea and vomiting, nervousness, headache, dry mouth, stomach pain, blood in stools, heartburn, muscle pain, muscle cramp, and uncoordinated body movements. Budesonide Budesonide side effects include anxiety, nervousness, restlessness, sleeping disorder, depression, belching, blemish, bruise, cataract, glaucoma, effected adrenal gland, excitement, growth retardation, aphonia, cough, hoarseness of voice, indigestion, heartburn, irritation, sore throat, and stomach pain.


    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Budamate forte inhalation should not be used to treat an asthma attack which has already begun.

    • Do not use Budamate forte inhaler if you are allergic to formoterol or budesonide or any other related drugs.

    • While using the Budamate forte inhaler, never place a capsule in the mouthpiece of the inhaler.

    • Consult the doctor before taking Budamate forte in case of pregnancy or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.

    What else should I know?

    1. What are the available forms of formoterol? Formoterol is available as powder filled capsule for inhalation and a solution for nebulization use.

    2. How long does formoterol stay in the body? Formoterol is a long-acting drug which is known to be effective for 12 hours in the body.

    3. Are both formoterol and budesonide similar? No. Formoterol belongs to a class of drugs known as beta-agonists whereas budesonide belongs to a class of drugs known as corticosteroids.

    4. Is it safe to use formoterol during pregnancy? No. Formoterol is unsafe during pregnancy. Consult your doctor before using the medication.

    5. What is the best time to take formoterol? Formoterol works best if taken before exercising or heavy work. Budesonide

    1. Can I take budesonide with carbamazepine? No. budesonide makes carbamazepine less effective. Therefore avoid concomitant use of both the drugs. Talk to the doctor for further advice.

    2. Do I gain weight with the use of budesonide? Yes, weight gain is common with the use of budesonide. You may also experience facial hair growth, and hair loss. Consult your doctor in case of such symptoms.

    3. Is Budesonide used for relief of acute bronchospasm? No. Budesonide is not indicated for acute bronchospasm.

    4. Is budesonide used in infants? Yes, budesonide is used in the children and infants for the treatment of acute larnyngotracheobronchitis.

    5. Can I drive after taking budesonide dose? No. budesonide may cause drowsiness or dizziness. Therefore, avoid the activities that require alertness.

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