Asthalin 200mcg Box Of 30 Rotacaps
Asthalin 200mcg Box Of 30 Rotacaps
Asthalin 200mcg Box Of 30 Rotacaps

Asthalin 200mcg Box Of 30 Rotacaps

By CIPLA LIMITED
30 Rotacap(s) in Box
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Medical Description

Asthalin rotacaps is an anti-asthmatic medication that is used to make breathing easier. It belongs to a class of medicines called bronchodilators. It helps in relieving the symptoms associated with a...
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Product Summary

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ContainsSalbutamol / Albuterol(200.0 Mcg)
UsesAsthma and COPD
Side effectsPalpitations, rapid heartbeats, feeling a bit shaky, increased blood flow especially in hands and feet
ClassificationANTI-ASTHMATIC
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Uses of Asthalin 200 MCG

Asthalin rotacaps uses are to prevent and/or treat asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It helps in relieving symptoms like wheezing, shortness of breath, cough, difficulty in brea...
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Contraindications of Asthalin 200 MCG

  • If you are allergic to salbutamol or any of its constituents.
  • If you have a history of premature labour or miscarriage.

Side effects of Asthalin 200 MCG

  • Palpitations
  • Rapid heartbeats
  • Feeling a bit shaky
  • Increased blood flow especially in hands and feet

Precautions and Warnings of Asthalin 200 MCG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use the Asthalin rotacaps during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the use of this medicine in pregnancy. Hence it is recommended not to use the same unless prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use the Asthalin rotacaps while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of this medicine pass into the breastmilk. A breastfeeding mother should use this medicine only under the doctor's recommendation.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Asthalin rotacaps?
A:
This medicine does not affect your ability to drive or to use machinery. However, if you experience side effects like dizziness, you should avoid driving or using machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Asthalin rotacaps?
A:
Consumption of alcoholic beverages while on Asthalin rotacaps may increase the side effects. Avoid consuming alcohol during the treatment.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any kind of heart or blood vessel-related disease.
  • You have low potassium levels in the blood and in the case of overactivity of the thyroid gland.
  • You are diabetic because sometimes it can increase the blood sugar level if taken along with antidiabetic medicines. Your doctor may need to adjust the dose accordingly.
  • It is advisable to strictly avoid smoking during the medication as it is known to worsen breathing problems.

Mode of Action of Asthalin 200 MCG

How Does It Work?

Asthalin rotacaps works in the airways by widening the breathing passages and relaxing the muscles to ensure a smooth flow of air.

Directions for Use of Asthalin 200 MCG

  • This medication needs to be inhaled by mouth as directed by your physician/doctor.
  • Shake the canister before use.
  • The canister needs to be test sprayed in the air if you are using this medication for the first time, if it is unused for more than 2 weeks or if the canister was dropped.
  • A fine mist during test spray is the indication of the proper working condition of the medication.
  • Use a spacer device with this canister.
  • Wipe clean the mouthpiece of the canister before use.

Interactions of Asthalin 200 MCG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Sometimes the Asthalin rotacaps may affect the way other medicines work or vice versa if 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 interaction.
  • Especially, if you are taking medicines for a breathing-related problem like theophylline or aminophylline, antihypertensives like propranolol, medicines for heart-related problems like water pills, m...
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Storage and disposal of Asthalin 200 MCG

  • Store it in a cool and dry place.
  • Do not store it under conditions exceeding 25°C.
  • Do not use post the expiration date mentioned on the product.
  • Follow the proper medical waste management protocol during the disposal of this drug.

Dosage of Asthalin 200 MCG

Overdose

  • An overdose of the Asthalin rotacaps may lead to serious side effects like fast heartbeat, fits, low level of potassium in the blood, high blood sugar level, etc. In case if you experience any of such...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of asthalin, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a doubl...
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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: Any precautions that need to be taken before starting the treatment?

A: Kindly report to your doctor in the case of previous or present medical conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, heart problems and lung infections.

Q: What is the procedure of the use of this Asthalin rotacaps?

  • Seek the advice of your doctor/nurse for its proper use and dosage. Read the instructions on the package leaflet.
  • Shake the canister before use.
  • The canister needs to be test sprayed in the air if you are using this medication for the first time, if it is unused for more than 2 weeks or if the canister was dropped.
  • A fine mist during test spray is the indication of the proper working condition of the medication.
  • Use a spacer device with this canister.
  • Wipe clean the mouthpiece of the canister before use.
  • It is advisable for children to use a spacer device during the medication.

Q: Are there any cardiovascular effects of the Asthalin rotacaps?

A: Cardiovascular effects may be seen with the use of this medication like palpitation and fast or uneven heartbeat. So be careful and take the exact number of puffs during an asthma attack as suggested by the physician.

Q: What is the frequency of the administration of the Asthalin rotacaps?

  • This drug is not for frequent use, as an overdose may lead to several side effects. Follow your doctor's prescription for the use of this drug.
  • The dosage and frequency of administration should only be increased on medical advice.

Q: How to track the number of inhalations of the Asthalin rotacaps?

  • This drug is a metered-dose, so it is advised to include the test sprays when you are tracking your metered dose.
  • Dispose off the canister at the end of the metered dose. Generally, each canister comes with 200 metered doses.
Product Details
Brand
ASTHALIN
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
18/08/2022
Last Updated on: 15 Dec 2021 | 12:42 PM (IST)
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