FAQs ABOUT BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE
What is BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE used for?
BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE is used in adults and children above 6 years for the regular treatment of asthma (narrowing of airways with coughing, wheezing, difficulty to breath etc.) and moderate to severe Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD- inflammation of lung) with frequent symptoms and a history of recurrent exacerbations. Consult your doctor before using BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE.
How does BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE work?
BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE contains Budesonide and Formoterol. Budesonide helps to decrease inflammation in the lungs whereas formoterol acts as a bronchodilator that helps the muscles around the airways in the lungs to relax. Together they help to ease breathing problems as well as prevent symptoms such as wheezing, cough, chest tightness, and shortness of breath due to asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases.
What are the most common side effects of using BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE?
The most common side effects of using BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE in adults include muscle pain, difficulty sleeping, palpitations, increased heart rate, increased levels of blood sugar, decreased levels of potassium etc. Consult your doctor if any of your side effects get worse or persist.
Is it safe to use BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE during pregnancy?
BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE is not recommended to use in pregnancy due to the lack of safety data. Consult a doctor before using BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE.
Is it safe to use BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE for the treatment of asthma in children?
BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE is not recommended to use in children below 6 years of age due to a lack of safety data. Consult your doctor before receiving BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE. BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE should be used with caution in children above 6 years of age. Your doctor will monitor the height and growth of children while using BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE. Consult your doctor for advice.
How to prevent getting a fungal infection (thrush) in the mouth and throat while using BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE?
Use BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE only when advised by your doctor. Do not self-medicate. Rinse your mouth with water and spit the water out after each dose of BUDEFINE 100 CAPSULE. Do not swallow the water. Gargle regularly and maintain good oral hygiene.