Asthalin 100mcg Inhaler
Asthalin 100mcg Inhaler
Asthalin 100mcg Inhaler
Asthalin 100mcg Inhaler
Asthalin 100mcg Inhaler
Asthalin 100mcg Inhaler

Asthalin 100mcg Inhaler

By CIPLA LIMITED
200md Metered Dose Inhaler in Box
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Medical Description

Asthalin 100mcg inhaler is used for the treatment of respiratory conditions such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma characterized by breathing difficulty, coughing and whistlin...
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Product Summary

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ContainsSalbutamol / Albuterol(100.0 Mcg)
UsesAsthma, COPD
Side effectsHeadache, feeling bit shaky, increased heart rate, shortness of breath
ClassificationANTI-ASTHMATIC
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Uses of Asthalin 100 MCG

Asthalin 100mcg inhaler is used to treat and provide relief from spasm and constriction of airways in respiratory diseases such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease characterized by dif...
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Contraindications of Asthalin 100 MCG

  • If you are allergic to salbutamol or any other ingredients of the Asthalin 100 mcg inhaler.
  • If you are at risk of threatened pregnancy or early labour.

Side effects of Asthalin 100 MCG

  • Headache
  • Feeling bit shaky
  • Increased heart rate
  • Shortness of breath
  • Swelling of face, lips, eyelids
  • Rashes

Precautions and Warnings of Asthalin 100 MCG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Asthalin 100mcg inhaler during pregnancy?
A:
You should not use Asthalin 100mcg inhaler during pregnancy unless and until it has been prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Asthalin 100mcg inhaler while breastfeeding?
A:
You must avoid the use of Asthalin 100mcg inhaler if you breastfeed your baby. Use this medicine only when it is clearly prescribed by your doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used an Asthalin 100mcg inhaler?
A:
Asthalin 100mcg inhaler does not influence your ability to drive. You can drive if you feel comfortable.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with an Asthalin 100mcg inhaler?
A:
Alcohol is not known to interact with this medicine. However, if you consume alcohol too often, discuss it with your doctor.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any pre-existing medical conditions such as diabetes, thyroid, high blood pressure or heart disease.
  • You are suffering from fungal, bacterial or viral infection in your lungs or airways.
  • You have low levels of potassium in the blood.
  • You need to use this inhaler more frequently than the frequency recommended by your doctor.
  • You notice worsening symptoms after using this inhaler.
  • You are on any other medications or supplements.

Mode of Action of Asthalin 100 MCG

How Does It Work?

Asthalin 100mcg inhaler contains a quick-acting anti-asthmatic medicine. Salbutamol widens the airways and makes breathing easier in patients with asthma and other breathing difficulty conditions. It ...
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Directions for Use of Asthalin 100 MCG

  • Learn the proper technique of using this inhaler from your doctor, if possible use it in front of them for the first time so that they may check.
  • The medicine is packed in the inhaler and you need to puff it through your mouth deep into your airways.
  • There is a counter which subtracts 1 after each puff so that you may keep a track of your remaining dose. Never use your inhaler once the counter shows 000, it's time to dispose of and start with a ne...
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Interactions of Asthalin 100 MCG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of some blood pressure-lowering medicines (propranolol, atenolol, water pills) along with Asthalin 100mcg inhaler should be done with caution.
  • Medicines for mental disorders should be administered carefully.
  • If any other medicine for asthma or xanthine medicines (theophylline, aminophylline) can disturb blood potassium levels.
  • Some medicines can affect the way Asthalin inhaler works or Asthalin inhaler itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Especially, if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, i...
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Storage and disposal of Asthalin 100 MCG

  • Store in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Asthalin 100 MCG

Overdose

If you have taken too much of this medicine, then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately as you may face some serious complications.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of this medicine, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How should I use Asthalin 100mcg inhaler?

  • Stand or sit upright when using your inhaler. Remove the mouthpiece cover. Check inside and outside to make sure that the mouthpiece is clean and free of loose objects.
  • Hold the inhaler upright with your thumb on the base, below the mouthpiece. Breathe out as far as is comfortable. Place the mouthpiece in your mouth between your teeth. Close your lips around it. Do n...
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  • Breathe in through your mouth slowly and deeply. Just after starting to breathe in, press firmly down on the top of the canister to release a puff of medicine. Do this while still breathing in steadil...
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  • Hold your breath, take the inhaler from your mouth and your finger from the top of the inhaler and continue holding your breath for a few seconds or as long as is comfortable.
  • Wait for about half a minute between taking each puff of medicine and then repeat steps.
  • Afterwards, rinse your mouth with water and spit it out and/or brush your teeth. This may help to stop you from getting throat irritation and becoming hoarse.
  • After use always replace the mouthpiece cover straight away to keep out dust. When the mouthpiece cover is fitted correctly it will ‘click’ into position. If it does not ‘click’ into place, turn the m...
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Q: Is Asthalin 100mcg inhaler addictive?

A: Asthalin 100mcg inhaler is not at all addictive. It is an effective and useful medicine for people suffering from breathing difficulties due to asthma, allergic bronchitis and exercise-induced shortness of breath.

Q: Does Asthalin 100mcg inhaler contain steroids?

A: No, an Asthalin 100mcg inhaler does not contain any steroids, however, for the complete treatment of asthma or respiratory condition your doctor may give you another maintenance inhaler or tablets containing steroid medicine.

Q: What precautions should I take while using an Asthalin 100mcg inhaler?

  • Make sure you always keep an Asthalin 100mcg inhaler with you.
  • Get a new inhaler well in advance.
  • Make sure you are using it correctly.
  • If you observe any worsening of symptoms or side effects, inform your doctor about it.
  • Rinse your mouth, after 15 minutes of using an inhaler every time.
  • Maintain good oral hygiene.

Q: Can I smoke if I have been prescribed an Asthalin 100mcg inhaler?

A: No, you should not smoke while taking any medicine for a respiratory condition. Smoking irritates the lungs, leading to harmful effects. In the case of asthma, the patients might experience serious difficulty in breathing. Consult your doctor if it is hard for you to avoid smoking.

Q: Can I use Asthalin inhaler daily?

A: You can use it as per the need or as advised by the doctor. Avoid frequent administration of inhalations.

Q: Does Asthalin inhaler contain steroids?

A: No, Asthalin inhaler does not contain any steroids.

Q: What is Asthalin inhaler used for?

A: Asthalin 100mcg inhaler is used to treat and provide relief from spasm and constriction of airways in respiratory diseases such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease characterized by difficulty in breathing, coughing, wheezing sound and tightness of chest.

Q: How long Asthalin inhaler be used?

A: Asthalin inhaler should be used as and when required, as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use more than the prescribed dose.

Q: Asthalin inhaler vs Foracort inhaler, are they the same?

A: Both the inhalers are used in asthamatic patients. Asthalin inhaler contains salbutamol as its main ingredient whereas Foracort inhaler contains a combination of two medicines - formoterol and budesonide. Based on the severity of your condition your doctor will prescribe suitable medicine for your condition, avoid self medication.

Q: When should I take Asthalin inhaler?

A: You should use Asthalin as and when you need it or as advised by your doctor. This inhaler relieves the symptoms of asthma-like coughing, shortness of breath and tightness in the chest. Asthalin inhaler is used also to prevent asthma attacks.
Product Details
Brand
ASTHALIN
Expires on or After
30/01/2024
Last Updated on: 11 Apr 2022 | 08:58 AM (IST)
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