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Budecort 0.5 MG Respules 2 ML

Budecort 0.5 MG Respules 2 ML

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    Uses :

    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


    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?

    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.

    Warning

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

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Do not use Budecort drug if allergic to budesonide in past.

    • Patients who are experiencing breathing problems or tightness in chest after taking Budecort medicine should inform the doctor immediately.

    • Do not take Budecort medication while driving or operating any heavy machinery as it may cause dizziness.

    • Take Budecort drug with meals to prevent stomach upset.

    • Consult the doctor before using Budecort medicine in case of pregnancy or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.

    • Do not discontinue the use of Budecort medication abruptly to avoid any unwanted side effects, However, the doctor may adjust the dose to prevent any side effects.

    What else should I know?

    1. Does budesonide help to relieve cough? Budesonide can relieve cough related to asthma or allergic diseases of nose, throat or chest.

    2. Does budesonide cause weight loss? No. Budesonide may cause weight gain but not weight loss.

    3. Is budesonide similar to albuterol? No. Budesonide is a corticosteroid whereas albuterol is a beta-receptor agonist drug. But both are used to treat asthma.

    4. I am allergic to salbutamol is it safe to take budesonide? Yes. Salbutamol is a beta agonist drug which is different from budesonide which is a corticosteroid.

    5. Is it safe to take alcohol while on budesonide medication? Interaction of budesonide with alcohol is unknown. Consult your doctor for the safe use of the drug.

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