Budecort 1mg Respule 5X2ml

Asthma/COPD Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

BUDECORT 1MG contains Budesonide which belongs to the group of medicines called Corticosteroids. It is used to treat asthma. Asthma is a respiratory disease in which the airways become inflamed, swollen, and narrowed. It also causes excessive mucous secretion in the airways which makes it difficult for the air to pass through the airways leading to unpleasant symptoms like wheezing, difficulty in breathing, chest pain or cough.

BUDECORT 1MG can also be used to treat croup in infants and in children. Croup is a respiratory infection that causes barking sound in children due to blockage in the upper respiratory tract.

Budesonide is a steroid medication. It works on the airways and prevents the cells present in the airways from releasing certain chemicals that causes inflammation and swelling. As results, it prevents asthma attack and improves breathing.

BUDECORT 1MG is for inhalation use only. Do not stop using BUDECORT 1MG once your symptoms subside without consulting your doctor. Make sure to rinse your mouth with water after inhaling the medicine to avoid the risk of fungal infections in the oral cavity.

Before using BUDECORT 1MG, inform your doctor if you have any lung infections, cold or chest infection. You must also inform your doctor if you have any liver problems. BUDECORT 1MG should be used in pregnant women only if considered necessary by the doctor. It should be used with caution in children and in the elderly patients.

If you experience sudden episodes of breathlessness, wheezing or chest tightness while undergoing therapy with BUDECORT 1MG, consult your doctor immediately. Do not stop using BUDECORT 1MG in the meanwhile.

During treatment with BUDECORT 1MG, your doctor will periodically monitor your health condition to avoid the risk of side effects. The most common side effects of using BUDECORT 1MG are oral thrush (fungal infection in the mouth), sore throat and hoarseness of voice. Consult your doctor if any of these side effect worsens.

KEY COMPOSITION

  • Treats asthma
  • Treats croup in infants and in young children

HOW BUDECORT 1MG WORKS

BUDECORT 1MG controls asthma and croup, where budesonide works on the airways and prevents the cells present in the airways from releasing certain chemicals that causes inflammation and swelling. As a result, it reduces airway inflammation, prevents airways from becoming narrow and improves breathing.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Use BUDECORT 1MG only as directed by the physician. It is for inhalation use only. Place the medicine in a suitable device (nebulizer). Adjust the device in such a way that the medicine gets converted into a fine mist. Inhale the fine mist of medicine through the device. Once inhalation is over, rinse your mouth with water and spit it out or brush your teeth.

Your doctor will decide the correct dose, duration of therapy, and frequency of doses for you depending on your age, body weight and disease condition. Do not stop using BUDECORT 1MG without consulting your doctor.

SIDE EFFECTS OF BUDECORT 1MG

COMMON

  • sore throat
  • cough
  • hoarseness of the voice
  • oral thrush (fungal infection of the mouth)
  • lung infection (pneumonia)

UNCOMMON

  • feeling depressed, restless, or nervous
  • shivering and shaking
  • Cataracts or blurred vision
  • muscle cramps

RARE

  • rashes on the face after using the facemask for inhalation
  • difficulty in sleeping
  • feeling very excited or irritation
  • bruising of the skin

Stop using BUDECORT 1MG and contact your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following side effects:

  • severe allergic reactions (such as difficulty in breathing, wheezing, raised lumps on your skin (weal), skin rashes, itching sensation of the skin, or contact dermatitis (skin problem), swelling of your face, lips, mouth, tongue or throat, tightness of the chest, etc.)
  • sudden wheezing
  • blurred vision or any other visual disturbances
  • increased mucus production, cough or breathing difficulties along with fever or chills

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Oral thrush (fungal infection of the mouth):

Rinse your mouth with water after inhaling the medicine to avoid the risk of fungal infections in the oral cavity. Spit out the rinse water rather than swallowing it. Consult your doctor if the symptom worsens.

Skin rash:

Hot showers should be avoided because it can irritate your skin even more. Scratching the affected area is not a good idea. Always wear protective clothing, while going outdoors. Moisturize your skin on a regular basis. Consult your doctor if the symptom worsens.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

BUDECORT 1MG should be used in pregnant women only if considered necessary by your doctor. Inform your doctor immediately if you become pregnant or think you may be pregnant while using BUDECORT 1MG.

BREASTFEEDING

BUDECORT 1MG should be used with caution in breastfeeding women. However, consult your doctor before using it.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

BUDECORT 1MG is unlikely to impair your ability to drive or operate any heavy tools or machinery.

LIVER

BUDECORT 1MG should be used with caution in patients with liver problems. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

ALLERGY

Do not take BUDECORT 1MG if you are allergic to Budesonide.

LUNGS

BUDECORT 1MG should be used with caution in patients with lung infection, cold or chest infection. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

OTHERS

Use in pediatrics:

BUDECORT 1MG should be used with caution in children and adolescents (below 18 years). It should be used in infants only if prescribed by the physician. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

Use in geriatrics:

BUDECORT 1MG should be used with caution in elderly patients. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug Interactions:

Before using BUDECORT 1MG, inform your doctor if you are using any of the following medicines such as:

  • ketoconazole, itraconazole (used to treat fungal infections)
  • other steroids (such as prednisolone or dexamethasone) used to treat inflammatory conditions
  • ritonavir, cobicistat (used to treat HIV infections)

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally inhaled more of BUDECORT 1MG, contact your doctor immediately or go to a hospital immediately if the symptoms worsen.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Budesonide
Pharmacological Category :   Corticosteroids
Therapeutic Indication :  

Asthma, Croup

Dosage Forms :  

Tablet, Capsule, Enema, Respules, Plumules, Smartules, Rotacaps, Resicap, Nasal spray, Inhaler

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep BUDECORT 1MG out of reach from children
  • Store BUDECORT 1MG room temperature

FAQs ABOUT BUDECORT 1MG

Can BUDECORT 1MG be used in children?

BUDECORT 1MG can be used in children if prescribed by the physician. It is used to treat croup (a type of infection in the respiratory tract causing breathing difficulties and barking sounds) in infants and in children. However, consult your doctor before using. During treatment with BUDECORT 1MG, your doctor will closely monitor your child growth to avoid the risk of side effects.

Can BUDECORT 1MG cause infection in the mouth?

Yes. [GBNKKEYWORD] can cause fungal infections of the mouth (oral thrush). To avoid this, make sure to rinse your mouth with water after inhaling the medicine. However, if an infection develops, consult your doctor.

Will taking a higher dose of BUDECORT 1MG be more effective?

Always consume the dose prescribed for you by your physician. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of therapy for you depending upon your age, body weight and severity of the disease. Do not take a higher dose of BUDECORT 1MG without consulting your doctor as it could lead to unwanted side effects. It your symptoms are not relieved by the prescribed dose, consult your doctor so that he might adjust the dose according to your health condition or can suggest an alternative therapy.

Can BUDECORT 1MG cause bone loss?

BUDECORT 1MG can affect your bones, but it happens very rarely. It is more common while taken as an oral therapy. Take BUDECORT 1MG as advised by your physician to avoid unwanted bone related side effects.

Can I stop using BUDECORT 1MG once my symptoms subside?

No. Always use BUDECORT 1MG as advised by your physician. Continue to use BUDECORT 1MG as long as your doctor prescribes it to you. Do not stop taking BUDECORT 1MG or reduce the dose suddenly without consulting your doctor as it may make it less effective.

Can BUDECORT 1MG cause psychological problems?

BUDECORT 1MG may cause certain psychological problems such as nervousness, excitation, mood swings, depression, or restlessness etc. Consult your doctor immediately when such symptoms occur.

How long should I use BUDECORT 1MG?

BUDECORT 1MG should be used as recommended by your doctor. Your doctor will decide the dose, duration and frequency of BUDECORT 1MG for you depending upon your age, body weight and severity of your disease condition. Consult your doctor for advice.

What are the common side effects of [GBNKKEYWORD]?

The most common side effects of using BUDECORT 1MG are oral thrush (fungal infection in the mouth), sore throat and hoarseness of voice. Consult your doctor if any of these side effect worsens.

How to use [GBNKKEYWORD]?

Use BUDECORT 1MG only as directed by the physician. It is for inhalation use only. Place the medicine in a suitable device (nebulizer). Adjust the device in such a way that the medicine gets converted into a fine mist. Inhale the fine mist of medicine through the device. Once inhalation is over, rinse your mouth with water and spit it out or brush your teeth.

How long will it take for BUDECORT 1MG to show the results?

You may notice an improvement in your condition within 2 days of therapy. However, it may take up to 4 weeks for the medicine to show its full effect. Therefore, continue to use BUDECORT 1MG for the stipulated duration mentioned by your doctor, even if your symptoms subside in between.

REFERENCES

1. KD. Tripathi. Drugs for cough and bronchial asthma. Essentials of medical pharmacology. 8th Edition. 2019. Page – 250 to 251.

2. Gerald Gartlehner, MD, MPH, Richard A. Hansen, PhD, RPh, Shannon S. Carson, MD, and Kathleen N. Lohr, PhD. NIH National Library of Medicine, National center for biotechnology information. Efficacy and Safety of Inhaled Corticosteroids in Patients With COPD. [Revised on May 2006] [Accessed on 27th May 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1479432/\

3. AstraZeneca UK Ltd. Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC). [Revised in January 2019] [Accessed on 27th May 2022] https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.880.pdf

4. AstraZeneca UK Ltd. Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC). [Revised in January 2019] [Accessed on 27th May 2022] https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.881.pdf

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Absolute Eosinophil Count
  • Complete Blood Count

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Item Weight
    25 g
    Ingredient
    BUDESONIDE 1 mg
    Hsn Code
    30049099
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Budecort 1mg Respule 5X2ml

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