FAQs ABOUT DERINIDE 400MCG
How long will it take for DERINIDE 400MCG to show the results?
The effect of DERINIDE 400MCG are noticeable only after a few days of therapy, and it may take up to several weeks to notice its maximum benefits. Consult your doctor if you do not see any improvement in your disease condition even after using this medicine for a prolonged period.
Can DERINIDE 400MCG be used in children?
DERINIDE 400MCG is not recommended for use in children aged below 6 years. It can be used in children aged between 6-12 years only if prescribed by the physician. Consult your doctor before using. Because DERINIDE 400MCG can cause growth retardation, your doctor may want to keep an eye on your children's developmental milestones and growth.
Can DERINIDE 400MCG stop growth in children?
Yes. DERINIDE 400MCG can cause growth retardation in children. To avoid this, your doctor will carefully monitor your children's growth on a regular basis. To lessen the effect of DERINIDE 400MCG on growth, your doctor may reduce the dose of budesonide.
How long should I use DERINIDE 400MCG?
Use DERINIDE 400MCG as prescribed by your doctor. The effect of DERINIDE 400MCG are noticeable only after a few days of therapy and it may take several weeks to show its maximum benefits. Continue to use DERINIDE 400MCG as instructed by your doctor, even if you don’t have any symptoms. Do not stop using DERINIDE 400MCG without consulting your doctor as it may cause the symptoms to reappear.
Can DERINIDE 400MCG 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.
Can DERINIDE 400MCG be used on an asthma attack?
No. DERINIDE 400MCG is only used to prevent or manage the symptoms of asthma. If your asthma or breathing gets worse suddenly, contact your doctor immediately or go to the hospital straight away to avoid further exacerbation of the attack. Meanwhile use a fast-acting rescue inhaler containing beta-2 agonists (such as salbutamol) along with DERINIDE 400MCG.
Can I stop using DERINIDE 400MCG once my symptoms subside?
No. Always use DERINIDE 400MCG as advised by your physician. Continue to use DERINIDE 400MCG as long as your doctor prescribes it to you. Do not stop using this medicine or reduce the dose suddenly without consulting your doctor as it may make it less effective.
Will using a higher dose of DERINIDE 400MCG 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 use a higher dose of DERINIDE 400MCG 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 DERINIDE 400MCG cause bone loss?
DERINIDE 400MCG can affect your bones, but it happens very rarely. It is more common while taken as an oral therapy. Use DERINIDE 400MCG as advised by your physician to avoid unwanted bone related side effects.
What happens when you forget to use DERINIDE 400MCG?
If you forget to use DERINIDE 400MCG, use it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose. Do not use a double dose to compensate the missed dose.
Can DERINIDE 400MCG be used if you have an infection?
Inform your doctor if you have any bacterial, fungal, or viral infection before using DERINIDE 400MCG. Your doctor will evaluate your existing health condition and advise changes in treatment accordingly. Also, inform your doctor if have exposure to an infectious environment or with a person with infectious diseases, as DERINIDE 400MCG may mask your symptoms of the infection.