Asthalin 4mg Strip Of 30 Tablets
Asthalin 4mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

Asthalin 4mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

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30 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Salbutamol / Albuterol(4.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ASTHMATIC

Medical Description

Asthalin 4mg tablet is used to provide relief from symptoms like breathlessness, wheezing sound, chest tightness, coughing, etc. associated with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
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uses

Uses of Asthalin 4 MG

Asthalin 4mg tablet is indicated for the management and treating of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
contraindications

Contraindications of Asthalin 4 MG

  • If you are allergic to salbutamol or any of the constituents of the Asthalin 4mg tablet.
  • If you have a history of miscarriage.
  • If you are already taking medicines for high blood pressure.
sideEffects

Side effects of Asthalin 4 MG

  • Fits
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Irregular heartbeats
  • Nausea
  • Muscular cramps
  • Low potassium level (that leads to muscle spasm, weakness)
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Asthalin 4 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Asthalin 4mg tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the use of Asthalin 4mg tablet during pregnancy. However, your doctor may prescribe you this medicine if it has more advantages than risks. Please consult your doctor before using this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Asthalin 4mg tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Asthalin 4mg tablet is secreted in breastmilk therefore its use in breastfeeding mothers requires careful consideration. Therefore, a breastfeeding mother should take this medicine only under the doctor's recommendation.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Asthalin 4mg tablet?
A:
Asthalin 4mg tablet does not impair your ability to drive. However, if you develop side effects such as dizziness, muscle cramps or tremors, avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Asthalin 4mg tablet?
A:
There is no known interaction between alcohol and medicine. However, intake of alcoholic beverages or tobacco while on treatment with salbutamol may increase the side effects. Smoking should be avoided strictly since it is known to worsen breathing disorders.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have underlying medical conditions such as overactive thyroid, a heart-related disorder, etc.
  • You have diabetes because your blood sugar level may rise and continuous monitoring is required.
  • You may experience chest pain or breathing problem during the treatment. You should consult your doctor immediately, it can be an underlying heart disorder.
  • You feel that Asthalin 4mg tablet is less effective and not able to give you relief, but you should not increase the dose on your own. Seek medical help immediately.
  • You experience allergic reactions like hives, itching, swelling, etc. during the treatment.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Asthalin 4 MG

How Does It Work?

Asthalin 4mg tablet acts by widening the airways in asthma and COPD. It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and widening airways, thereby making it easier to breathe.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Asthalin 4 MG

  • Take this medicine as instructed by your doctor.
  • Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.
  • Never stop the medicine on your own.
  • Complete the entire course of the medicine, do not stop the medicine halfway, if you feel better.
interactions

Interactions of Asthalin 4 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Sometimes Asthalin 4mg tablet may affect the way other medicines work and other medicines may affect how this medicine works if taken at the same time. Especially, if you are taking antihypertensives ...
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  • Concomitant use with anti-asthmatic medicines like theophylline and steroids along with Asthalin 4mg tablet can cause a low level of potassium in the blood.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Asthalin 4 MG

  • Keep this medicine out of the reach of children.
  • Store it below 25°C in a dry place.
  • Do not take this medicine after the expiry date which is mentioned in the medicine.
dosage

Dosage of Asthalin 4 MG

Overdose

Asthalin 4mg tablet overdose can be serious. Symptoms of an overdose may lead to a low level of potassium which may cause muscle spasm and weakness, nausea, vomiting, fast heartbeat, fits, etc. If you...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose, take it as soon as you recall it. However, if the next dose is imminent, then skip the missed dose and continue with the next dose. Do not take an extra dose to com...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I smoke if I have been prescribed Asthalin 4mg tablet?

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

Q: How quickly does Asthalin 4mg tablet work?

A: Asthalin 4mg Tablet is a bronchodilator. It causes the muscles of the airways to relax into the lungs, which makes it easier to breathe. Its effects occur within 15 minutes and last for about 14 hours. The result varies in each individual depending on their condition and its severity.

Q: Is it safe to take Asthalin 4mg tablet if I have heart problems?

A: It will depend on the severity of your heart problems. Your doctor needs to be consulted. If you experience severe chest pain after taking the medicine, seek medical attention right away.

Q: Should I use this medication on an empty stomach, before food or after food?

A: You can use this medication before or after food. The better time will be one hour before food or one hour after food.

Q: Can Asthalin 4mg tablet be stopped immediately?

A: In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine. It is wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

Q: Can Asthalin be taken for cough?

A: Asthalin 4mg tablet is used to provide relief and for maintenance of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD) symptoms such as coughing, wheezing, and breathlessness. If the coughing is due to some bacterial infection or any other reason, this medicine cannot be used. It is necessary to know the exact reason for cough for better treatment. Do not self-medicate.

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ContainsSalbutamol / Albuterol(4.0 Mg)
UsesAsthma and COPD
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, irregular heartbeat, nausea
Last Updated on: 26 Jul 2021 | 11:40 PM (IST)
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