Asthalin Respules 2.5ml 1*5

Asthalin Respules 2.5ml 1*5

By CIPLA LIMITED
5 Respule(s) in Packet
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Salbutamol / Albuterol(2.5 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ASTHMATIC

Medical Description

Asthalin respules contains salbutamol as its active medicine packed in the form of powder for inhalation. Asthalin respules are used to treat difficulty in breathing, coughing and whistling sounds whi...
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uses

Uses of Asthalin 2.5 MG

  • Asthma
  • Wheezing, shortness of breath due to an allergic reaction (allergic bronchitis)
  • Exertion/exercise-induced breathing difficulty
contraindications

Contraindications of Asthalin 2.5 MG

If you are allergic to salbutamol, lactose - a milk protein or any other ingredients of this inhaler. If you are at risk of abortion or early labour.
sideEffects

Side effects of Asthalin 2.5 MG

  • Headache
  • Shakiness (tremors)
  • Increased heart rate (palpitation)
  • Muscle cramps
  • Dizziness
  • Irritation in the throat, cough immediately after inhalation can be avoided by rinsing the mouth after using the inhaler
  • Rashes, swelling in and around the mouth leading to difficulty in breathing
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Asthalin 2.5 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

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

Breast Feeding

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

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Asthalin respules?
A:
Asthalin respules does not influence your ability to drive. You can drive if you feel comfortable.
alcohol

Alcohol

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

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are diabetic.
  • You have a thyroid disorder.
  • You are suffering from fungal, bacterial or viral infection in your lungs or airways.
  • You are suffering from high blood pressure or heart disease.
  • 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 of symptoms after using this inhaler.
  • You are allergic to milk (lactose or galactose intolerance).
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Asthalin 2.5 MG

How Does It Work?

Asthalin respules contains a quick-acting anti-asthmatic medicine - salbutamol which widens the airways and makes breathing easier in patients with asthma and other reversible breathing difficulty con...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Asthalin 2.5 MG

  • 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

Interactions of Asthalin 2.5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of some blood pressure-lowering medicines (propranolol, atenolol, water pills) along with Asthalin respules should be done with caution.
  • Medicines for mental disorders should be administered carefully.
  • If medicines for any heart problem is going on.
  • If steroid tablets or injections are going on.
  • If any other medicine for asthma or xanthine medicines (theophylline, aminophylline) can disturb blood potassium levels.
  • Tell your doctor about all ongoing medicines and herbal supplements before you start this treatment.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Asthalin 2.5 MG

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

Dosage of Asthalin 2.5 MG

Overdose

If you have taken too much of Asthalin, 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 Asthalin, 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 respules?

  • Follow the given steps carefully to use Asthalin respules-
  • It is important to breathe as slowly as possible just before using your 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.
  • Shake the inhaler 4 or 5 times to ensure that any loose objects are removed and that the contents of the inhaler are evenly mixed.
  • 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 3 to 7.
  • 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 respules addictive?

A: Asthalin respules 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: Is Asthalin respules a steroid?

A: No, Asthalin respules is not a steroid medicine. It is an anti-asthmatic medicine used to treat asthmatic conditions.

Q: What precautions should I take while using Asthalin respules?

  • Make sure you always keep Asthalin respules with you.
  • Get a new inhaler well in advance.
  • Make sure you are using it in correct way.
  • 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 we use Asthalin respules in nebulizer?

A: Yes, Asthalin respules can be used in a nebulizer. These respules are to be inhaled through the mouth via a nebulizer, as instructed by a physician.

Q: How many times Asthalin can be taken?

A: The frequency of nebulization with asthalin respules will be decided by the doctor on the basis of the severity of the underlying condition. More frequent administration or a greater number of inhalations is not recommended. Use it exactly told by your doctor.

Q: Is Asthalin respules a habit-forming medicine?

A: No, Asthalin respule is not a habit-forming medicine.

modeOfAction

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ContainsSalbutamol / Albuterol(2.5 Mg)
UsesAsthma, COPD
Side effectsHeadache, feeling bit shaky, increased heart rate
Last Updated on: 17 Dec 2021 | 10:13 PM (IST)
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