Salbair B Transcaps
Salbair B Transcaps Description
Salbair B Transcaps is a prescription medicine containing Salbutamol and Beclomethasone as active molecules. It is used to treat asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and relieves symptoms
like shortness of breath. Beclomethasone is used to reduce swelling of the airways in the lungs, whereas, salbutamol relaxes the muscles of the airways. Together, these molecules help to ease the breathing. This medicine is available as a prescription from doctors. You should take this medicine at a dose recommended by a doctor. If you are allergic to any ingredients of Salbair B Transcaps, your doctor will not recommend this medication. Salbair B Transcaps commonly causes headache, shakiness, increased heart beat, dry throat, sore throat, hoarse voice, or muscle cramps as side effects. If these effects persists or if you experience unusual symptoms after using this medication, seek medical advice immediately. This medicine can also be used in children more than 5 years of age.
|You Save||₹15.69 (22% on MRP)|
|Contains||Beclometasone(100.0 Mcg) + Salbutamol / Albuterol(200.0 Mcg)|
|Uses||Asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder|
|Side effects||Headache, shakiness, increased heart beat, dry throat, sore throat|
Uses of Salbair B Transcaps
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Contraindications of Salbair B Transcaps
- Known allergy to any ingredients of Salbair B Transcaps
Side effects of Salbair B Transcaps
- Feeling shaky
- Increased heart beat for short duration
- Dry throat
- Sore throat
- Muscle cramps
Precautions and Warnings of Salbair B Transcaps
Other General Warnings
- You are allergic to any ingredients of Salbair B Transcaps
- You are allergic to any medicines
- You have a history of tuberculosis
- You are currently undergoing treatment for fungal or viral infections
- You have severe or unstable asthma
- You have heart problems
- You are currently using other medications
- You have diabetes
- You are galactose intolerant
- You have glaucoma
- You have tuberculosis
- You have eye surgery
- You have Increased blood pressure
Mode of Action of Salbair B Transcaps
How Does It Work?
Directions for Use of Salbair B Transcaps
- Take this medication as advised by your doctor
- Place these capsules in the inhaler device and twist/ press the inhaler to squeeze the contents out of the capsule
- Do not swallow the medicine
Interactions of Salbair B Transcaps
Interactions with other medicines
- Concurrent administration of bendroflumethiazide, indapamide, bumetanide, furosemide, digoxin, aminophylline, theophylline, betamethasone, prednisolone, triamcinolone may worsen the risk of hypokalaemia (excessive potassium loss)...
- Clomipramine, rasagiline, selegiline, tranylcypromine, isocarboxazid, or phenelzine may alter the effects of salbutamol
- High doses of corticosteroids when given with higher doses of salbutamol increases the risk of hypokalaemia
Storage and disposal of Salbair B Transcaps
- Keep Salbair B Transcaps in a dry place and below 25°C
- Keep the medication away from the reach of children and pets
- Do not use Salbair B Transcaps after expiry date
- Do not throw medicines in wastewater or household waste
Dosage of Salbair B Transcaps
Missed a Dose
- If you forget to take a dose of Salbair B Transcaps, take it as soon as you remember. If the next dose is approaching, skip the missing dose. Instead, use your next dose at the same time every day. Do not take twice the dose at once....
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: Can children use Salbair B Transcaps?
Q: Do I need to follow any lifestyle changes?
Q: Do I need to wash my mouth after using Salbair B Transcaps?
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