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Budecort 0.5Mg Respules 2Ml

Manufacturer: Cipla Ltd
Medicine composition: Budesonide
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

Budecort is a medication that reduces inflammation in the body. For long-term management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, the inhaler is used. The nasal spray is used for nasal polyps and allergic rhinitis.

This medication is not prescribed to anyone younger than 18 years old, anyone having allergy, or anyone who is breastfeeding. If you are pregnant or planning to conceive, make sure you inform your doctor before taking this medicine. Dosage is different for different people depending on their medical condition, the intensity of the medical condition, the age of the patient and so on. Rinse your mouth after the inhalation to prevent mouth infections. Consult the doctor if you experience any serious side effects or if you suspect an overdose.

This medication helps in treating the following problems in the human body:

A patient can suffer from the following side effects:

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The effect of this medication lasts for an average duration of 6 to 11 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The peak effect can be observed in 5 to 10 hours after an oral dose and 30 minutes after an inhaler.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    It is best to consult a doctor before consuming it during pregnancy.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency has been reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women must consult doctor before using this medication.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Budecort 0.5Mg Respules 2Ml , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of this medication, take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

Budesonide belongs to Glucocorticoids. It works by inhibiting the release of multiple cell types (mast cells, eosinophils, neutrophils, macrophages, and lymphocytes) and mediators (histamine, eicosanoids, leukotrienes, and cytokines) that cause inflammation thus helps in the treatment of allergic disorders and reduces inflammation.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Medicine


    Do not use this medicine in combination with Clarithromycin, Ketoconazole, Antihypertensives and Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.

Ques: What is Budecort 0.5Mg Respules 2Ml?

Ans: Budecort is a medication which has Budesonide as an active element present in it. This medicine performs its action by restraining of endogenous cortisol concentrations.

Ques: What are the uses of Budecort 0.5Mg Respules 2Ml?

Ans: Budecort is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Asthma and Crohn's Disease.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of budecort 0 5mg respules 2ml?

Ans: Side effects include Fever, Sneezing, Cough, Abdominal pain, Diarrhea, Lower back pain, Shaking of hands or feet, Acid or sour stomach, Indigestion, Change in vision, Dizziness, and Pain and swelling of joint.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal budecort 0 5mg respules 2ml?

Ans: Budecort should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original pack. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.

Ques: How long do I need to use Budecort 0.5Mg Respules 2Ml before I see improvement of my conditions?

Ans: It is a medicine which takes 1 or 2 days before you see an improvement in your health conditions.

Ques: What are the contraindications to Budecort 0.5Mg Respules 2Ml?

Ans: This medication should not be used if you have the conditions such as Allergic, Hypersensitivity, Lactation, Pregnancy, etc.

Ques: Is Budecort 0.5Mg Respules 2Ml safe to use when pregnant?

Ans: This medication is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Ques: Will Budecort 0.5Mg Respules 2Ml be more effective if taken in more than the recommended dose?

Ans: No, taking higher than the recommended dose of this medicine can lead to increased chances of side effects such as Sleeping problems, Irritation, Headache, Respiratory infection, Nausea, Back pain, Dyspepsia, Dizziness, Abdominal pain, Flatulence, Vomiting, etc.
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