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Zovair 160Mg Octacap

Manufacturer: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Medicine composition: Ciclesonide, Formoterol, Tiotropium
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: December 14, 2018

Zovair 160Mg Octacap belongs to the glucocorticoid group of medicines. It is used to treat allergic rhinitis and asthma. It is prescribed for adults and children over 12 years of age. It is available in the form of an inhaler and a nasal spray. The general does that a doctor recommends is 2 puffs with a 1 minute gap between the puffs. Follow your doctors instructions on how to use this medicine and for how long to use it.

Side effects of the medication include dry or irritated throat, persistent headache, hoarseness, nosebleeds, a bad taste in the mouth, puffy face, unexpected weight gain, poor healing of wounds and inflammation of the throat an nose linings. It can also cause muscle pain, weakness, mood changes, mental problems like depression and agitation and increased thirst and urination.

Some medical conditions may interfere with the treatment. Therefore, ensure that your doctor knows if you have tuberculosis, an infection of your throat or mouth such as oral thrush, glaucoma or a history of cataracts, herpes infection of your eyes or a personal or family history of osteoporosis. Do not take Zovair 160Mg Octacap without consulting your doctor and making sure that it is safe for you.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Allergist/Immunologist before using this medicine.

  • Throat irritation

  • Hoarseness of voice

  • Cough.

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Ciclohale 200mg rotacap may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Zovair 160Mg Octacap is used to treat allergic rhinitis and asthma. Ciclesonide acts as a glucocorticoid agonist, but the exact mechanism of action for the rhinitis is not well known and is still under investigation.

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