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Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab
Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab

Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab

By CIPLA LIMITED
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
7.45*
MRP 8.77
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Salbutamol / Albuterol(8.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Anti-asthmatic

Medical Description

Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab belongs to a group of bronchodilators. Its composition includes salbutamol, which widens the airways and provides relief from asthma.

Uses of Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab

Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab is used for asthma, chronic pulmonary obstructive disease and chronic bronchitis

Contraindications of Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab

  • Allergy to the medicine
  • Irregular or fast heartbeat
  • High blood pressure
  • Low potassium levels in the blood
  • Diabetes
  • Ketoacidosis
  • Seizures (fits)

Side effects of Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab

  • Increased heart rate
  • Headache
  • Tremors (shaky feeling)
  • Irritation in mouth and throat
  • Muscle cramps
  • Low potassium levels

Precautions and Warnings of Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the medicine during pregnancy?
A:
It is not completely safe to take this medicine during pregnancy, as there have been no studies on its safety during pregnancy. But if the physician feels it is essential and prescribes it, then you can take it.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take this medicine while breastfeeding?
A:
Please consult your physician.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the medicine?
A:
Yes, you can drive when taking this medicine, but, if dizziness or drowsiness is experienced then avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the medicine}?
A:
Alcohol consumption is not permitted when taking this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
No food interactions are noted with the medicine.

Mode of Action of Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab

How Does It Work?

This medicine widens the airways and works by opening the air passages in the lungs. It helps provide non-obstructed airflow to the lungs and makes breathing comfortable for asthmatic patients.

Directions for Use of Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab

Swallow the tablet whole with water, without breaking or crushing it. Follow the doctor's prescribed dosage of Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab properly and take the medicine on time.

Interactions of Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • Theophylline, aminophylline, digoxin may interfere
  • Beta-blockers like propranolol should be avoided with this medicine
  • Diuretics and other heart-related medicines can also cause harmful effects when taken with the medicine

Interactions with food items

No known interaction noted.

Other general Interactions

  • Use in pregnancy only if the doctor has prescribed it and it is essential
  • Before taking the medicine orally, consult the doctor first, as it is not known to be completely safe
  • The medicine is not known for causing driving difficulties, but if you experience dizziness or drowsiness then avoid driving
  • Alcohol consumption and smoking when on Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab can increase the side effects

Storage and disposal of Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab

Store the medicine at room temperature, away from heat and moisture. Keep it away from the reach of children.

Dosage of Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab

Overdose

An overdose of Asthalin Sa 8mg Tab can cause symptoms such as nervousness, headache, fainting spells, tremors, dry mouth, pain in the chest, feeling heavy in the chest, irregular heartbeat or rapid heart rate, nausea, vomiting, dizziness and seizures. Seek medical help immediately in case of a overdose.
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Missed a Dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is time for next dose skip the missed dose and take the next dose.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How quickly does this medicine take effect?

A: This medicine is taken for asthma and COPD cases. It starts to work within a few minutes and acts for three to five hours.

Q: Is this medicine short or long-acting medicine?

A: This medicine is a short-acting medicine.

Q: Does this medicine provide relief from asthma?

A: This medicine gives quick relief from the symptoms of asthma by relaxing the airways and widening them.

Q: Can this medicine be taken on an empty stomach?

A: Yes, it works better when taken one or two hours after food.

Q: Can the medicine cause anxiety?

A: The medicine contains salbutamol, which can cause side effects like nervousness, anxiety, mood swings or even depression.

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Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 03:10 PM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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